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 data       graph  M    public NOAA/NCEP GHCN CAMS Monthly Temperature (ghcncams, air.mon.mean), 0.5°, 1948-present    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA ESRL noaa_esrl_7a2f_0bd6_7d46

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_name String NOAA NCEP
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String Climate Prediction Center (CPC) Global Land Surface Air Temperature Analysis
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 hisotry String Converted to chunked, deflated non-packed NetCDF4 Jun 2014
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String created 8/2012 by CAS NOAA/ESRL PSDupdated to include major version change Oct 14, 2015. Antarctica temperature is no longer in the dataset
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String air, air.mon.mean, air_temperature, anomaly, atmosphere, atmospheric, cams, centers, climate, climatology, data, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Temperature > Surface Air Temperature, environmental, esrl, ghcn, ghcncams, global, historical, laboratory, latitude, longitude, mean, monitoring, month, monthly, national, ncep, network, noaa, prediction, research, science, surface, system, temperature, time
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 references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source 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 NOAA/National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN) Climate Anomaly Monitoring System (CAMS) Monthly Temperature (ghcncams, air.mon.mean)
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2018-02-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1948-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String NOAA/NCEP GHCN CAMS Monthly Temperature (ghcncams, air.mon.mean), 0.5°, 1948-present
attribute NC_GLOBAL version String 3.01
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.25
dimension time   double nValues=842, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 31m 49s
attribute time _ChunkSizes int 1
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -6.943104E8, 1.5174432E9
attribute time avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time axis String T
attribute time coordinate_defines String start
attribute time delta_t String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
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 center
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 center
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 air   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute air _ChunkSizes int 1, 90, 180
attribute air actual_range float 186.77, 335.75
attribute air cell_methods String time: mean
attribute air colorBarMaximum double 313.0
attribute air colorBarMinimum double 263.0
attribute air ioos_category String Temperature
attribute air level_desc String Surface
attribute air long_name String Monthly mean of surface temperature
attribute air missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute air parent_stat String Other
attribute air standard_name String air_temperature
attribute air statistic String Mean
attribute air units String degK
attribute air valid_range float 150.0, 400.0
attribute air var_desc String Air Temperature

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