Ocean Current Animations
Global Conveyor Video Animations
Major world ocean currents (loopable)Download Major world ocean currents (loopable)
Global view of world ocean currents (loopable)Download Global view of world ocean currents (loopable)
Global view of ocean conveyor beltDownload Global view of ocean conveyor belt
Ride the world’s ocean currentsDownload Ride the world's ocean currents
Ocean circulation patternsDownload Ocean circulation patterns
Australian and Regional Current Animations
Ride the ocean currents around AustraliaDownload Ride the ocean currents around Australia
Australian surface and deep ocean currents (loopable)Download Australian surface and deep ocean currents (loopable)
Indonesian throughflow (loopable)Download Indonesian throughflow (loopable)
Indonesian throughflow Fly-throughDownload Indonesian throughflow Fly-through
Antarctic Circumpolar ocean currentsDownload Antarctic Circumpolar ocean currents
Source and support
Development of the animations and images has been possible with the support of CSIRO, the Wealth from Oceans National Research Flagship and the Australian Climate Change Science Program, a program funded and administered by the Department of Climate Change.
The animations and images were prepared by Graeme Whittle of Pixelcraft Studios, Tasmania. Special thanks to Drs Andreas Schiller, Steve Rintoul and Susan Wijffels in ensuring the most accurate representation of global and regional ocean behaviour.
This material can be used for non-commercial educational purposes subject to credit being provided to CSIRO, the Wealth from Oceans Flagship and the Australian Climate Change Science Program.