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 data       graph  M    public cpcsoil, soilw.mon.ltm.v2 (CPC Soil Moisture)    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA/ESRL PSD noaa_esrl_3852_a8cf_c983

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA ESRL PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String CPC Soil Moisture
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 359.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Created 2011/08/31 by doMonthLTM
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA/ESRL PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String calculated, center, climate, content, count, cpc, cpcsoil, data, division, earth, esrl, laboratory, land,
Land Surface > Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content,
long, lwe, lwe_thickness_of_soil_moisture_content, mean, missing, model, model-calculated, moisture, month, monthly, noaa, non, non-missing, physical, prediction, psd, research, sciences, soil, soils, soilw, soilw.mon.ltm.v2, statistics, surface, system, term, thickness, time, used, valid_yr_count, values, water
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data
Contributor, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy,
completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL not_missing_threshold_percent String minimum 3% values input to have non-missing output value
attribute NC_GLOBAL References String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Climate Prediction Center (CPC) Soil Moisture (cpcsoil, soilw.mon.ltm.v2)
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 0001-12-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 0001-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String cpcsoil, soilw.mon.ltm.v2 (CPC Soil Moisture)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.25
dimension time   double nValues=12, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 8h 43m 38s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -6.21357696E10, -6.2106912E10
attribute time avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time axis String T
attribute time climatology String climatology_bounds
attribute time climo_period String 1981/01/01 - 2010/12/31
attribute time coordinate_defines String start
attribute time delta_t String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time interpreted_actual_range String 0001/01/01 00:00:00 - 0001/12/01 00:00:00
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time prev_avg_period String 0000-00-01 00:00:00
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension latitude   float nValues=360, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-0.5
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 89.75, -89.75
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude coordinate_defines String point
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   float nValues=720, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.5
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.25, 359.75
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude coordinate_defines String point
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable valid_yr_count   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute valid_yr_count colorBarMaximum double 100.0
attribute valid_yr_count colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute valid_yr_count ioos_category String Statistics
attribute valid_yr_count long_name String count of non-missing values used in mean
attribute valid_yr_count missing_value float NaN
variable soilw   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute soilw actual_range float 1.862645E-6, 743.505
attribute soilw cell_methods String time: mean (monthly from values)
attribute soilw colorBarMaximum double 800.0
attribute soilw colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute soilw ioos_category String Soils
attribute soilw level_desc String Surface
attribute soilw long_name String Model-Calculated Long Term Monthly Mean Soil Moisture
attribute soilw missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute soilw parent_stat String Other
attribute soilw standard_name String lwe_thickness_of_soil_moisture_content
attribute soilw statistic String Long Term Mean
attribute soilw units String mm
attribute soilw valid_range float 0.0, 1000.0
attribute soilw var_desc String Soil Moisture

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