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DMSP SSM/I Pentad and Monthly Averages



Gridded data (and GIFs) of five-day and monthly averages of rainfall, cloud liquid water and integrated water vapor are produced from all available satellites (including F10, F11, F13 and F14). The data are gridded into 0.5 x 0.5 degree latitude / longitude extending from 60N to 60S.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency other
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1992-06-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-10-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 60.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -60.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

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Wesley K. Berg <>

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Climate Diagnostic Center (CDC), NOAA. 2005. DMSP SSM/I Pentad and Monthly Averages. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 05 Mar 2024.

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