NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily surface

Daily surface from NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2: NCEP/DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (Reanalysis-2).


outlinean outline showing all sub-datasets and variables contained in this dataset
CPC documentationNCEP/DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis
ESRL documentationNCEP-DOE Reanalysis 2: Summary at ESRL-PSD
sourceESRL OPeNDAP source for Reanalysis2 daily dataset

Datasets and variables

NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily surface hgt[ lon lat |]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily surface mslp[ lon lat | time]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily surface pr_wtr[ lon lat | time]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily surface pres[ lon lat | time]

Independent Variables (Grids)

lat (latitude) grid: /lat (degree_north) ordered (90N) to (90S) by 2.5 N= 73 pts :grid
lon (longitude) grid: /lon (degree_east) periodic (0) to (2.5W) by 2.5 N= 144 pts :grid
time (time) grid: /time (days since 1979-01-01 12:00:0.0) ordered (1 Jan 1979) to (31 Dec 2014) by 1.0 N= 13149 pts :grid

Other Info

Please note: If you acquire NCEP_Reanalysis 2 data products from PSD, we ask that you acknowledge us in your use of the data. This may be done by including text such as NCEP_Reanalysis 2 data provided by the NOAA/OAR/ESRL PSD, Boulder, Colorado, USA, from their Web site at in any documents or publications using these data. We would also appreciate receiving a copy of the relevant publications. This will help PSD to justify keeping the NCEP_Reanalysis 2 data set freely available online in the future. Thank you!
Data is from NCEP/DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (Reanalysis-2) (4x/day). Data interpolated from model (sigma) surfaces to a rectangular grid.
National Centers for Environmental Prediction
reference ;
Daily NCEP/DOE Reanalysis 2
created 2002/03 by Hoop (netCDF2.3)


Kanamitsu, M., W. Ebisuzaki, J. Woollen, S. K. Yang, J. J. Hnilo, M. Fiorino, and G. L. Potter, 2002: NCEP-DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (R-2). Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 83, 1631-1643.

Last updated: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:11:08 GMT

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