Table 1: Summary statistics for the gap-filled, mean monthly remote-sensed land surface temperature (LST) datasets, derived from MODIS observations, for the Southern Ocean Islands, 2001–2015.

From: High resolution temperature data for ecological research and management on the Southern Ocean Islands

Island Biogeographic Region Area (kms2) Mean LST (°C) LST Range (°C) Absolute Max (°C) Absolute Min (°C) % Data Available % Data Available (post-gapfill) Notes
      Day Night Day Night     Day Night Day Night  
Antipodes Southern Pacific Ocean 22.9 8.26 2.23 2.54 1.71 18.17 −6.81 70.33 89.87 85.76 100  
Auckland Southern Pacific Ocean 598.6 6.01 1.31 3.87 5.44 21.27 −12.67 97.36 99.82 100 100  
Beauchene* Falkland Islands 2.1 NA NA NA NA 11.29 −14.09 37.22 60.83 NA NA > 50% data missing
Bounty* Southern Pacific Ocean 0.7 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA > 50% data missing
Bouvetøya Southern Atlantic Ocean 77.6 −3.25 −6.34 2.97 3.81 5.87 −20.19 41.12 97.77 72.42 100  
Campbell Southern Pacific Ocean 113 5.23 0.87 1.84 3.51 16.95 −12.27 97.08 99.71 100 100  
East Falkland Falkland Islands 6614.3 9.41 0.68 4.39 5.33 27.74 −16.51 99.71 99.85 100 100  
Gough Southern Atlantic Ocean 72.1 10.71 5.44 2.41 3.84 25.37 −7.47 92.92 98.71 100 100  
Heard Southern Indian Ocean 359.3 −1.34 −6.16 8.49 7.43 17.33 −32.71 46.13 96.01 97.78 100  
Île aux Cochons Southern Indian Ocean 70.1 6.81 −0.1 4.67 3.12 28.41 −9.45 96.82 99.96 100 100  
Île de l'Est Southern Indian Ocean 138 6.26 −1.07 5.81 3.7 25.11 −18.27 95.2 99.96 100 100  
Île de la Possession Southern Indian Ocean 156.5 6.56 −0.98 5.62 4.24 25.83 −18.27 94.39 99.98 100 100  
Île des Pingouins* Southern Indian Ocean 3.8 NA NA NA NA 12.83 −9.27 32.36 59.58 NA NA > 50% data missing
Îlots des Apôtres* Southern Indian Ocean 2.9 NA NA NA NA 12.71 −8.39 2.22 50 NA NA > 50% data missing
Inaccessible Southern Atlantic Ocean 14.7 14.11 8.83 1.29 1.97 24.07 0.76 65.7 94.71 70.53 97.87  
Kerguelen Southern Indian Ocean 7337.6 4.62 −3.2 8.11 10.71 24.73 −20.87 81.38 97.49 100 100  
Macquarie Southern Pacific Ocean 134.2 3.85 −2.31 1.81 3.32 21.29 −14.61 93.02 99.65 100 100  
Marion Southern Indian Ocean 296.9 6.86 −0.87 3.97 5.87 25.65 −17.53 90.48 99.69 100 100  
McDonald Southern Indian Ocean 2.5 2.38 −2.99 0.41 0.08 14.65 −10.77 45.56 80.33 45.56 80.33 Gap−fill failed
New Amsterdam Southern Indian Ocean 54.9 14.66 7.72 5.05 3.87 30.91 −3.57 96.41 99.84 100 100  
Nightingale* Southern Atlantic Ocean 3.5 NA NA NA NA 19.13 NA NA 1.11 NA NA > 50% data missing
Prince Edward Southern Indian Ocean 46.4 7.04 0.04 2.45 2.2 21.03 −8.13 96.1 99.93 99.44 100  
Snares* Southern Pacific Ocean 5.4 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA > 50% data missing
South Georgia Southern Atlantic Ocean 3752.3 −2.47 −9.18 13.83 15.68 21.67 −36.77 56.46 99.64 100 100  
St Paul* Southern Indian Ocean 9.2 NA NA NA NA NA 0.61 NA 1.06 NA NA > 50% data missing
Tristan da Cunha Southern Atlantic Ocean 97.8 12.97 6.54 4.83 6.73 32.47 −3.19 98.16 99.24 100 100  
West Falkland Falkland Islands 4644 9.32 1.07 5.05 5.11 28.95 −15.43 99.61 99.91 100 100  
  1. *Islands with more than 50% missing observations in the original MODIS datasets were not gap-filled.