NASA GPCP V1DD Version 1.3

NASA GPCP V1DD Version 1.3: GPCP 1-Degree Daily Combination (Version 1.3).

Documents

outlinean outline showing all sub-datasets and variables contained in this dataset
dataset documentationGPCP Page at UMD
NOAA documentationNOAA/NCEI Documentation Page
paperGPCP 1DD Huffman et al. 2001 Journal of Hydrometeorology Paper
sourceoriginal data source, https server at NCEI

Datasets and variables

NASA GPCP V1DD V1p3 lat_bounds[ nv | Y]
NASA GPCP V1DD V1p3 lon_bounds[ nv | X]
NASA GPCP V1DD V1p3 precip[ X Y | T]
NASA GPCP V1DD V1p3 time_bounds[ nv | T]

Independent Variables (Grids)

nv grid: /nv (unitless) ordered (1.0) to (2.0) N= 2 pts :grid
Time (time) grid: /T (julian_day) ordered (1 Oct 1996) to (31 Jan 2024) by 1.0 N= 9984 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude) grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0.5E) to (0.5W) by 1.0 N= 360 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude) grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (89.5S) to (89.5N) by 1.0 N= 180 pts :grid

Other Info

acknowledgment
This project was supported in part by a grant from the NOAA Climate Data Record (CDR) Program for satellites.
cdm_data_type
Grid
cdr_program
NOAA Climate Data Record Program for satellites, FY 2011.
cdr_variable
precipitation
comment
Processing computer: eagle2.umd.edu
contributor_name
Robert Adler, Jian-Jian Wang
contributor_role
principalInvestigator, processor and custodian
Conventions
CF-1.6, ACDD 1.3
creator_email
jjwang@umd.edu
creator_name
Dr. Jian-Jian Wang
date_created
2020-02-06T19:30:42Z
geospatial_lat_max
90.0
geospatial_lat_min
-90.0
geospatial_lat_resolution
1 degree
geospatial_lat_units
degrees_north
geospatial_lon_max
360.0
geospatial_lon_min
0.0
geospatial_lon_resolution
1 degree
geospatial_lon_units
degrees_east
institution
ACADEMIC > UMD/ESSIC > Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, University of Maryland
keywords
EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > PRECIPITATION > PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
keywords_vocabulary
NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords, Version 7.0
license
No constraints on data access or use.
Metadata_Conventions
CF-1.6, Unidata Dataset Discovery v1.0, NOAA CDR v1.0, GDS v2.0
metadata_link
gov.noaa.ncdc:XXXXX
naming_authority
gov.noaa.ncdc
note
Request to Users: The GPCP datasets are developed and maintained with international cooperation and are used by the worldwide scientific community. To better understand the evolving requirements across the GPCP user community and to increase the utility of the GPCP product suite, the dataset producers request that a citation be provided for each publication that uses the GPCP products. Please email the citation to george.j.huffman@nasa.gov or david.t.bolvin@nasa.gov. Your help and cooperation will provide valuable information for making future enhancements to the GPCP product suite.
platform
GOES (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite), GMS (Japan Geostationary Meteorological Satellite), METEOSAT, Earth Observing System, AQUA, DMSP (Defense Meteorological Satellite Program)
processing_level
NASA Level 3
product_version
v01r03
project
GPCP > Global Precipitation Climatology Project
publisher_email
jjwang@umd.edu
publisher_name
NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI)
publisher_url
https://www.ncei.noaa.gov
reference
Huffman et al. 1997, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0477(1997)078<0005:TGPCPG>2.0.CO;2; Adler et al. 2003, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1525-7541(2003)004<1147:TVGPCP>2.0.CO;2; Huffman et al. 2009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009GL040000; Adler et al. 2017, Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Daily Analysis: Climate Algorithm Theoretical Basis Document (C-ATBD)
sensor
Imager, AIRS > Atmospheric Infrared Sounder, SSMIS > Special Sensor Microwave Imager/Sounder
spatial_resolution
1 degree
standard_name_vocabulary
CF Standard Name Table (v41, 22 February 2017)
summary
Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Daily Version 1.3 gridded, merged satellite/gauge precipitation Climate data Record (CDR) from 1996 to present.
time_coverage_duration
P1D
title
Global Precipitation Climatatology Project (GPCP) Climate Data Record (CDR), Daily V1.3

References

Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, M. Morrissey, D.T. Bolvin, S. Curtis, R. Joyce, B McGavock, J. Susskind, 2001: Global Precipitation at One-Degree Daily Resolution from Multi-Satellite Observations. J. Hydrometeor., 2, 36-50.

Last updated: Mon, 08 Apr 2024 05:55:59 GMT
Expires: Wed, 01 May 2024 00:00:00 GMT

Data Views

NASA GPCP V1DD V1p3[ ]