UEA CRU New CRU05 monthly cld: cloud cover data

CRU05 monthly cloud cover from UEA CRU New: Mean surface climate data over global land areas, including tercile and percentile data.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1901) to (Dec 1995) by 1.0 N= 1140 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (179.75W) to (179.75E) by 0.5 N= 720 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (89.75S) to (89.75N) by 0.5 N= 360 pts :grid

Other Info

missing_value
-9999
units
percent
standard units*
0.01

References

Mark New, Mike Hulme, and Phil Jones, Representing Twentieth-Century Space–Time Climate Variability. Part I: Development of a 1961–90 Mean Monthly Terrestrial Climatology,Journal of Climate: Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 829–856.

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

Data Views

TXY
[ X Y | T]MMM


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 X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Maximum over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Minimum over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
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Note on units