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NOAA/CMDL World Climate Data, Global Historical Climatology Network for Alaska


This data set contains mean monthly temperatures and total monthly precipitation for stations in Alaska from the mid-1800s to 1990. The values are a subset of the Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN), archived at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Data access

ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Related projects: ARCSS
Observational frequency: monthly
Spatial type: point
Categories: Arctic, Surface
Documentation: readme.txt [3 KB]
Identifier: doi:10.5065/D6DF6PCM (Link: )

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime: 1850-01-01 00:00:00, End datetime: 1990-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 53.000000, Minimum longitude: -177.000000
Maximum latitude: 75.000000, Maximum longitude: -130.000000


Point of contact

Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN), NOAA
E-Mail address: Russell dot Vose at noaa dot gov