How does thermal expansion affect sea level?

1 Answer
Jun 12, 2018

#color(green)"Thermal expansion is an indisputable factor in the rise in the sea level"#.


With an increase in heat, the matter in the sea i.e. which is in liquid form rises doe to rise in the temperature.

This heating of water results in the expansion of the sea water level as compared to before.This is because warmer oceans tend to occupy more space.