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Globally Gridded Drought Index with averaging periods 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 24 and 48 months; retrospective analysis

Markus Ziese, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Anja Meyer-Christoffer & Udo Schneider
Summary: The Global Precipitation Climatology Centre drought index (GPCC_DI) is a combination of the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI; McKee et al., 1993) with the DWD modification according to Pietzsch et al. (2011) and the Standardized Precipitation Evapotranspiration Index (SPEI) according to Vicento-Serrano et al. (2009). The 'Full Data Monthly, Version 7' DOI: 10.5676/DWD_GPCC/FD_M_V7_100 is used as precipitation input data. For the monthly mean temperature data NOAA's Climate Precdiction Center (CPC) Monthly Global Surface Air Temperature...

HOAPS/GPCC global daily precipitation data record with uncertainty estimates using satellite and gauge based observations at 2.5°

Axel Andersson, Markus Ziese, Felix Dietzsch, Marc Schröder, Andreas Becker & Kirstin Schamm
This dataset contains global precipitation observations combined from satellite and rain gauge data over ocean and over land, respectively. It spans the years 1988-2008 and has a spatial resolution of 2.5°×2.5°. Satellite observations are based on SSMI/I data of the HOAPS-3.2 dataset of CM SAF. These data have been extended with observations from the TMI microwave imager. The basic rain rate retrieval is based on a neuronal network approach. The retrieval excludes sea-ice covered regions....

GPCC Climatology Version 2011 at 2.5°: Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation Climatology for Every Month and the Total Year from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Bruno Rudolf, Udo Schneider & Markus Ziese
This is the GPCC Precipitation Climatology providing the mean monthly global land-surface precipitation for every month of the year and the annual total. It is based on the 67,200 stations world-wide that feature record durations of 10 years or longer, for the target reference period January 1951 to December 2000. However, if no station data were available for the target period, earlier or later data records of 10 years or longer are considered, yielding a...

Surface Solar Radiation Data Set - Heliosat (SARAH) - Edition 1

Richard Müller, Uwe Pfeifroth, Christine Träger-Chatterjee, Roswitha Cremer, Jörg Trentmann & Rainer Hollmann
The Surface Solar Radiation Data Set - Heliosat (SARAH) is a satellite-based climatology of the solar surface irradiance, the surface direct normalized irradiance and the effective cloud albedo derived from satellite observations of the visible channels of the MVIRI and SEVIRI instruments onboard the geostationary Meteosat satellites. The data are available from 1983 to 2013 and cover the region ±65° longitude and ±65° latitude. The products are available as monthly, daily, and hourly averages on...

Radar climatology (RADKLIM) version 2017.002; gridded precipitation data for Germany

Tanja Winterrath, Christoph Brendel, Mario Hafer, Thomas Junghänel, Anna Klameth, Katharina Lengfeld, Ewelina Walawender, Elmar Weigl & Andreas Becker
The data are results of the reprocessing version 2017.002 of the DWD radar-based precipitation climatology based on the RADOLAN method. Precipitation rates (YW) result from the radar-based precipitation estimation, adjusted with precipitation measurements by gauges and disaggregated to five-minute resolution. The data is available on a 1 km x 1 km grid in polarstereographic projektion and covers the time span of 2001 until 2017. Version 2017.002 contains a thorough correction for radar artefacts compared to...

GPCC Climatology Version 2015 at 1.0°: Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation Climatology for Every Month and the Total Year from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Bruno Rudolf, Udo Schneider & Markus Ziese
This is the GPCC Precipitation Climatology providing the mean monthly global land-surface precipitation for every month of the year and the annual total. It is based on the 75,000 stations world-wide that feature record durations of 10 years or longer, for the target reference period January 1951 to December 2000. However, if no station data were available for the target period, earlier or later data records of 10 years or longer are considered, yielding a...

GPCC Drought Index Product (GPCC_DI) at 1.0°: Globally Gridded Drought Index with averaging periods 1,3,6,9,12,24,48 months

Markus Ziese, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Bruno Rudolf & Udo Schneider
Summary: The Global Precipitation Climatology Centre drought index (GPCC_DI) is a combination of the Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI; McKee et al., 1993) in the DWD modification according to Pietzsch et al. (2011) and the Standardized Precipitation Evapotranspiration Index (SPEI) according to Vicento-Serrano et al. (2009). The 'First Guess Product' DOI:10.5676/DWD_GPCC/FG_M_100 is used as precipitation input data. For the monthly mean temperature data NOAA's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) Monthly Global Surface Air Temperature Data Set is...

GPCC Full Data Reanalysis Version 7.0 at 2.5°: Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Udo Schneider, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Bruno Rudolf & Markus Ziese
This is the centennial GPCC Full Data Reanalysis of monthly global land-surface precipitation based on the 75,000 stations world-wide that feature record durations of 10 years or longer. This product contains the monthly totals on a regular grid with a spatial resolution of 2.5° x 2.5° latitude by longitude. Precipitation anomalies at the stations are interpolated and then superimposed on the GPCC Climatology V2015 in the corresponding resolution (DOI: 10.5676/DWD_GPCC/CLIM_M_V2015_250). The temporal coverage of the...

GPCC Full Data Daily Version 1.0 at 1.0°: Daily Land-Surface Precipitation from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Kirstin Schamm, Markus Ziese, Kristin Raykova, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Anja Meyer-Christoffer & Udo Schneider
This is the GPCC Full Data Daily product of daily global land-surface precipitation based on data provided by national meteorological and hydrological services, global and regional data collections as well as WMO GTS-data. This product contains the daily totals on a regular grid with a spatial resolution of 1.0° x 1.0° latitude by longitude. Relative precipitation anomalies at the stations are interpolated by means of ordinary block kriging and then superimposed on the GPCC Full...

CM SAF Surface Radiation MVIRI Data Set 1.0

Rebekka Posselt, Richard Müller, Reto Stöckli & Jörg Trentmann
The CM SAF Surface Radiation MVIRI Data Set is a satellite-based climatology of the surface irradiance, the surface direct irradiance and the effective cloud albedo derived from satellite-observations from the visible channel of the MVIRI instruments onboard the geostationary Meteosat satellites. The data are available from 1983 to 2005 and cover the region ±70° longitude and ±70° latitude. The products are available as monthly, daily, and hourly averages on a regular latitude/longitude grid with a...

Fundamental Climate Data Record of SSM/I / SSMIS Brightness Temperatures

Karsten Fennig, Axel Andersson & Marc Schröder
The CM SAF Fundamental Climate Data Record (FCDR) of SSM/I and SSMIS brightness temperatures covers the time period from July 1987 to December 2013 including all available data from the six SSM/I radiometers aboard F08, F10, F11, F13, F14, and F15 and from the three SSMIS radiometers aboard F16, F17, and F18. It provides homogenised and inter-calibrated brightness temperatures in a user friendly data format. SSM/I and SSMIS data are used for a variety of...

Vertically Integrated Water Vapour from SSM/I

Markus Jonas, Marc Schröder, Jörg Schulz, Axel Andersson, Stephan Bakan, Karsten Fennig, Hartmut Grassl & Christian-Phillip Klepp
A dataset of vertically integrated water vapour was derived from homogenized SSM/I observations at the Satellite Application Facility on Climate Monitoring (CM SAF). CM SAF utilized observations of the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I) flying onboard Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) platforms F08, F10, F11, F13, F14 and F15 using data in native SSM/I resolution from the Hamburg Ocean-Atmosphere Parameters and Fluxes from Satellite (HOAPS) data set. The CM SAF water vapour dataset from SSM/I has...

GPCC Precipitation Climatology Version 2018 at 2.5°: Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation Climatology for Every Month and the Total Year from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Udo Schneider & Markus Ziese
The new Global Precipitation Climatology is focussing on the period 1951-2000 and consists of data from ca. 80,000 stations. The climatology comprises normals collected by WMO (CLINOs), delivered by the countries to GPCC or calculated from time-series of monthly data (with at least 10 complete years of data) available in our data base. In case that time series of sufficient length (more than 40 years) for the period 1951-2000 were not available from a specific...

Homogenized historical German radiosonde measurements (project MOSQUITO/MiKlip)

Margit Pattantyus-Abraham
This homogenized monthly radiosonde data had been prepared within the project MOSQUITO/MiKlip, in order to generate dataset for decadal climate model validation. The data is based on 12 German radiosonde stations. Monthly means are only taken if more than 8 data per month (separately for day-time and night-time soundings) is available. The temporal coverage of the dataset ranges from January 1950 until November 2014.

HOAPS/GPCC global daily precipitation data record with uncertainty estimates using satellite and gauge based observations at 1.0°

Axel Andersson, Markus Ziese, Felix Dietzsch, Marc Schröder, Andreas Becker & Kirstin Schamm
This dataset contains global precipitation observations combined from satellite and rain gauge data over ocean and over land, respectively. It spans the years 1988-2008 and has a spatial resolution of 1.0°×1.0°. Satellite observations are based on SSMI/I data of the HOAPS-3.2 dataset of CM SAF. These data have been extended with observations from the TMI microwave imager. The basic rain rate retrieval is based on a neuronal network approach. The retrieval excludes sea-ice covered regions....

CM SAF Meteosat Surface Radiation Daylight Data Set 1.0

Richard Müller & Jörg Trentmann
The CM SAF Daylight Data Set is a satellite-based climatology derived from satellite-observations from the visible channel of the Meteosat satellites. The data are available from 1983 to 2011 and cover the region ±65° longitude and ±65° latitude. The products are available as monthly, and daily means on a regular latitude/longitude grid with a spatial resolution of 0.05° x 0.05° degrees.

GPCC Precipitation Climatology Version 2018 at 0.25°: Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation Climatology for Every Month and the Total Year from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Udo Schneider & Markus Ziese
The new Global Precipitation Climatology is focussing on the period 1951-2000 and consists of data from ca. 80,000 stations. The climatology comprises normals collected by WMO (CLINOs), delivered by the countries to GPCC or calculated from time-series of monthly data (with at least 10 complete years of data) available in our data base. In case that time series of sufficient length (more than 40 years) for the period 1951-2000 were not available from a specific...

GPCC Climatology Version 2015 at 0.25°: Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation Climatology for Every Month and the Total Year from Rain-Gauges built on GTS-based and Historic Data

Anja Meyer-Christoffer, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Bruno Rudolf, Udo Schneider & Markus Ziese
This is the GPCC Precipitation Climatology providing the mean monthly global land-surface precipitation for every month of the year and the annual total. It is based on the 75,000 stations world-wide that feature record durations of 10 years or longer, for the target reference period January 1951 to December 2000. However, if no station data were available for the target period, earlier or later data records of 10 years or longer are considered, yielding a...

Historical German radiosonde measurements (Project MOSQUITO/MiKlip)

Margit Pattantyus-Abraham
This monthly radiosonde data are prepared for decadal climate model validation within the project MOSQUITO/MiKlip. The data set is based on 12 German radiosonde stations. Monthly means are only taken if more than 8 data per month are available (separately for day-time and night-time soundings). The temporal coverage of the dataset ranges from January 1950 until November 2014.

GPCC Monitoring Product Version 5.0 at 2.5°: Near Real-Time Monthly Land-Surface Precipitation from Rain-Gauges based on SYNOP and CLIMAT Data

Udo Schneider, Andreas Becker, Peter Finger, Anja Meyer-Christoffer & Markus Ziese
This is the GPCC Monitoring Product of monthly global land-surface precipitation based on the station database (SYNOP, CLIMAT) available via the Global Telecommunication System (GTS) of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) at the time of analysis (2 months after end of an analysis month). This product contains the monthly totals on a regular latitude/longitude grid with a spatial resolution of 2.5° x 1.0° latitude by longitude. Interpolation is made on the anomalies from the GPCC...

CLAAS-2: CM SAF CLoud property dAtAset using SEVIRI - Edition 2

Stephan Finkensieper, Jan-Fokke Meirink, Gerd-Jan Van Zadelhoff, Timo Hanschmann, Nikolaos Benas, Martin Stengel, Petra Fuchs, Rainer Hollmann & Martin Werscheck
The CLAAS-2 record provides cloud properties derived from the SEVIRI sensor onboard METEOSAT second generation (MSG) satellites. This second edition is the improved and extended follow-up of the first version of the record (Stengel et al., 2014; CLAAS-1 DOI:10.5676/EUM_SAF_CM/CLAAS/V001). In order to ensure a homogeneous data basis, the solar SEVIRI channels of MSG-1, MSG-2 and MSG-3 were intercalibrated (Meirink et al, 2013) with MODIS Aqua before applying the cloud retrievals. CLAAS-2 features 12 years (2004-2015)...

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