T root mean sq anom [ NASA msu precipitation ] : T precipitation data

precipitation precipitation T precipitation from NASA msu: Gridded oceanic rainfall data from the Microwave Sounding Unit.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (julian_day) ordered (1200 1 Jan 1979 - 1200 2 Jan 1979) to (1200 30 May 1994 - 1200 31 May 1994) by 1.0 N= 5629 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (178.75W) to (178.75E) by 2.5 N= 144 pts :grid

Other Info

CE
null
CS
null
datatype
realarraytype
file_missing_value
-99.900002
missing_value
NaN
units
mm /day
standard units*
1.15740740740741×10-08 meter second-1
history
Averaged over Y[58.75N, 58.75S] minimum 0.0% data present

References

Spencer, R.W. and J.R. Christy, 1990: Precise monitoring of global temperature trends from satellites. Science, 247, 1558-1562.

Spencer, R.W., J.R. Christy, and N.C. Grody, 1990: Global atmospheric temperature monitoring with satellite microwave measurements: Methods and results 1979-84. J. Climate, 3, 1111-1128.

Spencer, R.W. and J.R. Christy, 1993: Precision lower stratospheric temperature monitoring with the MSU: Technique, validation, and results 1979-91. J. Climate, 6, 1194-1204.

Last updated: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 20:27:28 GMT

Data Views

TX
[ X | T]MM


Filters

Here are some filters that are useful for manipulating data. There are actually many more available, but they have to be entered manually. See Ingrid Function Documentation for more information. Average over X T | X T |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over X T | X T |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over X T | X T |
Maximum over X T | X T |
Minimum over X T | X T |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over X T | X T |
Convert units from mm/day to

Note on units