by Nico Sun
The Website is dedicated to monitoring and analysing changes in the polar regions. It is still under early development and will undergo several content updates.
Freezing Degree Days
The graphs show the Freezing Degree days over the whole freezing season. The sea ice thickness can be estimated based on the following formula (Lebedev 1938)
Thickness (cm) = 1.33 * FDD (°C)^0.58