RIHN aphrodite V1101 APHRO_MA_025deg precip: precipitation data

APHRO_MA_025deg precipitation from RIHN aphrodite V1101: Asian precipitation products created by the Research Institute for Humanity and Nature and Meteorological Research Institute of Japan Meteorological Agency.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (days since 1960-01-01) ordered (1 Jan 1951) to (31 Dec 2007) by 1.0 N= 20819 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) ordered (60.125E) to (149.875E) by 0.25 N= 360 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (14.875S) to (54.875N) by 0.25 N= 280 pts :grid

Other Info

mm /day
standard units*
1.15740740740741×10-08 meter second-1


Hamada, A., O. Arakawa and A. Yatagai, 2011: An automated quality control method for daily rain-gauge data. Global Environmental Research, V15N2, pp183-192.

Xie, P., A. Yatagai, M. Chen, T. Hayasaka, Y. Fukushima, C. Liu, and S. Yang (2007). A gauge-based analysis of daily precipitation over East Asia, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 8, 607-627.

Yatagai, A. O. Arakawa, K. Kamiguchi, H. Kawamoto, M. I. Nodzu and A. Hamada (2009): A 44-year daily gridded precipitation dataset for Asia based on a dense network of rain gauges, SOLA, 5, 137-140, doi:10.2151/sola.2009-035.

Yatagai, A., K. Kamiguchi, O. Arakawa, A. Hamada, N. Yasutomi and A. Kitoh (2012): APHRODITE: Constructing a Long-term Daily Gridded Precipitation Dataset for Asia based on a Dense Network of Rain Gauges, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 1401–1415. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00122.1

Last updated: Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:39:07 GMT

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