NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY GRIDDED precipitation anomalies

precipitation anomalies anomalies anomalies anomalies from NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY GRIDDED: Baseline climatological dataset of gridded temperature and precipitation anomalies derived from the Global Historical Climate Network.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered [ (Oct 1993)] :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) ordered (15W) to (30E) by 5.0 N= 10 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (35N) to (60N) by 5.0 N= 6 pts :grid

Other Info

standard units*
0.001 meter
NOAA Baseline Climatological Dataset


Baker, C.B., J.K. Eischeid, T.R. Karl, and H.F. Diaz, 1994: The quality control of long-term climatological data using objective data analysis. Preprints of AMS Ninth Conference on Applied Climatology, Dallas, TX., January 15-20, 1995.

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

Data Views

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