IITM All_India v1871-2016 Indian Monthly Rainfall - All_India

IITM All_India v1871-2016 Indian Monthly Rainfall - All_India: County-level precipitation data from the IITM for 1871-2016.


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Datasets and variables

IITM All_India v1871-2016 Rainfall PCPN[ T |]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time) grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1871) to (Dec 2016) by 1.0 N= 1752 pts :grid

Other Info

Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM)
The accompanying data as described in the PDF document linked above may be freely used and redistributed for non-profit and non-commercial research purposes, provided IITM is duly acknowledged as the data source. Any redistribution should necessarily include this document.


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