How to obtain SMOS data
In accordance with ESA Earth Observation Data Policy, SMOS Level 1 and Level 2 Science data products are accessible on-line to all users, free of charge.
How to access SMOS data
The SMOS Online Data Access is implemented via the SMOS Online Dissemination Service.
In order to download products, either via HTTP or FTP, please login with your ESA EO-SSO account or follow the instructions for creating one beforehand.
In case of any problems, doubts or questions, please contact the ESA EO Helpdesk.
A detailed description of the SMOS Science data products, including read-me-first notes, Algorithm Theoretical Baseline Documents, Product Format Specifications and relevant Data Quality Reports, etc. can be found here.
Note to NRT Data users:
SMOS Level 3 and Level 4 Data Products
For higher-level Sea Surface Salinity and Soil Moisture data products users must refer to the national French and Spanish processing entities: Centre Aval de Traitement des Données SMOS (CATDS) and SMOS CP34.
Users accessing SMOS products are intrinsically acknowledging and accepting the above.
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