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Observed Land Surface Precipitation Data: 1850-1995 (GISS/Dai)
Entry ID: GISS_LAND_PRECIP_VARS


Summary
Abstract: [Source: NASA/GISS, https://data.giss.nasa.gov/precip_dai/ ]

The datasets here contain monthly and annual anomaly precipitation analyses
(relative to the 1951-1979 period), in millimeters. Dataset 1 covers the period
1900-1988, while the extended and updated Dataset 2 covers the period
1850-1995.

Dataset 1:
The station data source is Eischeid et ... View entire text
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Description: Access to Dai precipitation data from 1850 in netCDF and binary
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Dr. Aiguo Dai
Dataset Title: Observed Land Surface Precipitation Data: 1850-1995 (GISS/Dai)
Dataset Release Place: New York City, NY, USA
Dataset Publisher: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: https://data.giss.nasa.gov/precip_dai/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1850-01-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-31

Start Date: 1900-01-01
Stop Date: 1988-12-31
Instrument
RAIN GAUGES Ancillary Description
Use Constraints Please cite the data originator if you use this data.
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Size: 48.0 MB
Distribution Format: netCDF, binary
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1997-12-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08


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