WCRP GCOS GPCC FDP version4 0p5

GCOS GPCC FDP version4 0p5 0p5 0p5 0p5 from WCRP: World Climate Research Programme.


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Datasets and variables

WCRP GCOS GPCC FDP version4 0p5 anom[ X Y | T]
WCRP GCOS GPCC FDP version4 0p5 cnts[ X Y | T]
WCRP GCOS GPCC FDP version4 0p5 prcp[ X Y | T]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time) grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1901) to (Dec 2007) by 1.0 N= 1284 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude) grid: /X (degree_east) ordered (28.25E) to (44.75E) by 0.5 N= 34 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude) grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (11.75S) to (15.75N) by 0.5 N= 56 pts :grid


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Rudolf, B., U. Schneider (2005): Calculation of Gridded Precipitation Data for the Global Land-Surface using in-situ Gauge Observations, Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop of the International Precipitation Working Group IPWG, Monterey October 2004, EUMETSAT, ISBN 92-9110-070-6, ISSN 1727-432X, 231-247.

Beck, C., J. Grieser and B. Rudolf (2005): A New Monthly Precipitation Climatology for the Global Land Areas for the Period 1951 to 2000. DWD, Klimastatusbericht KSB 2004, ISSN 1437-7691, ISSN 1616-5063 (Internet), ISBN 3-88148-402-7, 181-190.

Rudolf, B., H. Hauschild, W. Rueth, and U. Schneider (1994): Terrestrial Precipitation Analysis: Operational Method and Required Density of Point Measurements. In: Global Precipitations and Climate Change (Ed. M. Desbois, F. Desalmond), NATO ASI Series I, Volume 26, Springer-Verlag, page 173-186.

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