NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION

NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION: Baseline climatological dataset of weather station temperature and precipitation data derived from the Glocal Historical Climate Network.

Documents

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Datasets and variables

Country code NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION country_code[ IWMO |]
Country name NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION country_name[ IWMO |]
Elevation NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION elev[ IWMO |]
latitude NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION lat[ IWMO |]
longitude NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION lon[ IWMO |]
mean NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION mean[temp prcp ]
WMO Station Name NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION Name[ IWMO |]

Independent Variables (Grids)

WMO Station ID grid: /IWMO (ids) ordered [ (100100) (100500) (100800) ... (9909001)] N= 10093 pts :grid
T grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1697) to (Dec 1995) by 1.0 N= 3588 pts :grid

References

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: Mon, 16 Feb 2015 21:48:28 GMT

Data Views

NOAA NCDC GCPS MONTHLY STATION[Name country_code country_name elev mean lon lat ]