Terrestrial Water Budget Data Archive

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| DOI: 10.5065/QTDE-MD26
 
Abstract:

The dataset authors have created a terrestrial water budget data archive on a 1-degree grid. They identified 13332 global stations with complete records and created 30-year (1950-1979) climatological means for each month of the year for air temperature, precipitation, evaporation, soil moisture, and snow cover. These monthly climatological means were then interpolated to the 1-degree gridpoints. This data set contains both the gridpoint individual station data.

Temporal Range:
1950-01-01 00:00 +0000 to 1980-01-01 00:00 +0000
Variables:
Air Temperature Evaporation Precipitation Amount Snow Depth
Soil Moisture/Water Content
GRIB parameter table: HTML | XML
Vertical Levels:
See the detailed metadata for level information.
Data Types:
Grid
Spatial Coverage:
Longitude Range: Westernmost=180W Easternmost=180E
Latitude Range: Southernmost=90S Northernmost=90N Detailed coverage information
Data Contributors:
UDEL/GEOG/CCR
Center For Climate Research, Department of Geography, University of Delaware
Total Volume:
35.36 MB
Data Formats:
More Details:
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Data License:
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