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Institution Dataset ID
 data       graph  M    public Precipitation Reconstruction (PREC): 2.5x2.5 (Top Dataset, prec, precip.mon.anom), 1948-
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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 citation String Chen, M., P. Xie, J. E. Janowiak, and P. A. Arkin, 2002: Global Land Precipitation: A 50-yr Monthly Analysis Based on Gauge Observations, J. of Hydrometeorology, 3, 249-266
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA ESRL PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String Precipitation Reconstruction (PREC)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 358.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 88.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -88.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 358.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 1.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Tue Jun 28 10:57:05 2011: ncea -F -d time,1,761
created 01/2011 by CAS
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String Datasets/prec/precip.mon.anom.nc
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL/PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 2.5x2.5, atmosphere, average, data, dataset, division, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Precipitation > Liquid Water Equivalent, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Precipitation > Precipitation Rate, equivalent, esrl, laboratory, latitude, liquid, longitude, lwe, lwe_precipitation_rate, meteorology, month, monthly, noaa, physical, prec, precip.mon.anom, precipitation, psd, rain, rainfall, rate, reconstruction, research, science, sciences, system, time, top, 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 nco_openmp_thread_number int 1
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 88.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Analyses
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -88.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v55
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Precipitation Reconstruction (PREC): 2.5x2.5 (Top Dataset, prec, precip.mon.anom)
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-86days
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2018-06-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1948-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Precipitation Reconstruction (PREC): 2.5x2.5 (Top Dataset, prec, precip.mon.anom), 1948-present
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 1.25
dimension time   double nValues=846, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 28m 50s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -6.943104E8, 1.5278112E9
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=72, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-2.5
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -88.75, 88.75
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=144, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=2.5
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 1.25, 358.75
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 precip   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute precip actual_range float -19.49, 27.4
attribute precip colorBarMaximum double 1.0E-4
attribute precip colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute precip Fill_Value float -9.96921E36
attribute precip ioos_category String Meteorology
attribute precip least_significant_digit short 2
attribute precip level_desc String Surface
attribute precip long_name String Average Monthly Rate of Precipitation
attribute precip missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute precip parent_stat String Gauge
attribute precip precision short 2
attribute precip standard_name String lwe_precipitation_rate
attribute precip statistic String Anomaly
attribute precip units String mm/day
attribute precip valid_range float -50.0, 50.0
attribute precip var_desc String Precipitation

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