NOAA NCEP CPC CAMS mean prcp: precipitation data

mean prcp prcp precipitation from NOAA NCEP CPC CAMS: Climate Anomaly Monitoring System monthly gridded and station precipitation and temperature data.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1950) to (Mar 2001) by 1.0 N= 615 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) ordered [ (61W)] :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered [ (25S)] :grid

Other Info

mm /month
standard units*
0.012 meter year-1


Ropelewski, C.F., J.E. Janowiak, and M.S. Halpert, 1985: The analysis and display of real time surface climate data. Mon. Wea. Rev., 113, 1101-1106.

Last updated: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:55:15 GMT
Expires: Fri, 01 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Data Views

[ X Y | T]MMM


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 |
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Note on units