NOAA NCEP CPC UNIFIED_PRCP GAUGE_BASED GLOBAL v1p0 REALTIME rain: Precipitation data

GAUGE_BASED GLOBAL v1p0 REALTIME Precipitation from NOAA NCEP CPC UNIFIED_PRCP: CPC Unified Precipitation Analyses.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (days since 1960-01-01 00:00:00) ordered (0000 1 Jan 2006) to (0000 23 Feb 2024) by 1.0 N= 6628 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0.25E) to (0.25W) 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

bufferwordsize
4
datatype
realarraytype
missing_value
-999.0
pointwidth
0
scale_factor
0.1
standard_name
lwe_precipitation_rate
units
mm /day
standard units*
1.15740740740741×10-08 meter second-1

References

Xie_etal2007

Chen, M., W. Shi, P. Xie, V. B. S. Silva, V E. Kousky, R. Wayne Higgins, and J. E. Janowiak (2008), Assessing objective techniques for gauge-based analyses of global daily precipitation, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D04110, doi:10.1029/2007JD009132.

Chen, M., P. Xie, and Co-authors (2008), CPC Unified Gauge-based Analysis of Global Daily Precipitation, Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Cairns, Australia, 29 July - 1 August, 2008.

Last updated: Sat, 24 Feb 2024 17:26:28 GMT
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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 |
Convert units from mm/day to

Note on units