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Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Climate Data Record (CDR), Version 1.3 (Daily)

| DOI: 10.5065/ZGJD-9B02

The GPCP Daily analysis is a companion to the GPCP Monthly analysis, and provides globally complete precipitation estimates at a spatial resolution of one degree latitude-longitude and daily time scale from October 1996 to the present. The data set is part of World Climate Research Program (WCRP) and GEWEX activities, being part of the array of data sets describing the water and energy cycles of the planet under the auspices of the GEWEX Data and Assessment Panel (GDAP).

Temporal Range:
1996-10-01 00:00 +0000 to 2024-03-01 00:00 +0000
Precipitation Amount
Vertical Levels:
See the detailed metadata for level information.
Data Types:
Spatial Coverage:
Longitude Range: Westernmost=180W Easternmost=180E
Latitude Range: Southernmost=90S Northernmost=90N Detailed coverage information
Data Contributors:
Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, University of Maryland
National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Huffman, G. J., R. F. Adler, M. M. Morrissey, D. T. Bolvin, S. Curtis, R. Joyce, B. McGavock, and J. Susskind, 2001: Global Precipitation at One-Degree Daily Resolution from Multisatellite Observations Journal of Hydrometeorology, 2, 36-50 (DOI: 10.1175/1525-7541(2001)002<0036:GPAODD>2.0.CO;2).

Total Volume:
2.9 GB
Data Formats:
Related RDA Datasets:
NOAA Climate Data Record (CDR) of CPC Morphing Technique (CMORPH) High Resolution Global Precipitation Estimates, Version 1
Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Climate Data Record (CDR), Version 2.3 (Monthly)
More Details:
View a more detailed summary of the data, including specific date ranges and locations by parameter
Metadata Record:
Data License:
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