NOAA NCDC GHCN v2beta prcp: precipitation data

precipitation from NOAA NCDC GHCN v2beta: Monthly weather station precipitation data from the Global Historical Climate Network.

Independent Variables (Grids)

station
grid: /IWMO (ids) ordered [ (84531000)] :grid
time
grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1697) to (Nov 2013) by 1.0 N= 3803 pts :grid

Other Info

datatype
integerarraytype
missing_value
[ -9999.0 -8888.0 ]
scale_factor
0.1
units
mm
standard units*
0.001 meter

References

Vose, R. S., Richard L. Schmoyer, Peter M. Steurer, Thomas C. Peterson, Richard Heim, Thomas R. Karl, and J. Eischeid, 1992: The Global Historical Climatology Network: long-term monthly temperature, precipitation, sea level pressure, and station pressure data. ORNL/CDIAC-53, NDP-041. Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

Last updated: Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:27:43 GMT

Data Views

IWMOT
[ T | IWMO]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 T |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over T |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over T |
Maximum over T |
Minimum over T |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over T |
Convert units from mm to

Note on units