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Global Temperature Indices at at LDEO/IRI Climate Data Library

Abstract: This data set consists of average gloabl temperature from an analysis
by Hansen and Lebedeff at NASA/GISS.

These data are an update of the analyses described by Hansen and
Lebedeff (1987). Discussions of the data are given in the
references. The input data for these analyses are principally the
Monthly Climatic Data of the World (MCDW) from about 2000
meteorological stations around the world, ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hansen, J. and S. Lebedeff
Dataset Title: Global Temperature Indices
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Version: Not provided
Parent DIF
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1867-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: monthly, annual, seasonal
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: WWW
Fees: none
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-11