Russian Meteorology and Hydrology

, Volume 44, Issue 1, pp 53–61 | Cite as

Seasonal Variability of Temperature Fronts on the Barents Sea Surface

  • Yu. V. ArtamonovEmail author
  • E. A. Skripaleva
  • A. V. Fedirko


Large-scale temperature fronts (polar, Spitsbergen, Arctic, and coastal) are revealed in the Barents Sea based on the data of NOAA OI SST reanalysis which contains the monthly mean values of sea surface temperature. The features of the climatic interannual cycle of their characteristics are identified.


Barents Sea sea surface temperature horizontal temperature gradient large-scale fronts climatic seasonal cycle 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. V. Artamonov
    • 1
    Email author
  • E. A. Skripaleva
    • 1
  • A. V. Fedirko
    • 1
  1. 1.Marine Hydrophysical InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesSevastopolRussia

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