On this page, you will find a climatology of near-surface currents and
SST for the tropical Atlantic Ocean, at one degree resolution, derived
from satellite-tracked surface drifting bouy observations. ...
Animations of seasonal currents (arrows)
and sea surface temperature (background shading)
derived from surface drifter observations.
Animations are available for:
NOAA's Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML)
manages the deployment of drifting buoys around the world to monitor
ocean circulation and provide ground-truth sea surface temperature ...