max ∫dY X ∫dY ∫dY [ NASA msu precipitation ] : X precipitation data

precipitation int_dY int_dY partial_X int_dY int_dY X precipitation from NASA msu: Gridded oceanic rainfall data from the Microwave Sounding Unit.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (julian_day) ordered (1 Jan 1979) to (31 May 1994) by 1.0 N= 5630 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (61.25N) to (61.25S) by 2.5 N= 50 pts :grid

Other Info

3.04617419786709×10-07 meter radian2 north
max over X[180W, 177.5E]


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

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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 Y T | Y T |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over Y T | Y T |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over Y T | Y T |
Maximum over Y T | Y T |
Minimum over Y T | Y T |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over Y T | Y T |
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