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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 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 Global Precipitation Climatology Centre (GPCC)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 359.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL GPCC_1_0x1_0_Precipitation_28Monitoring_29 String title
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Thu Oct 1 10:02:56 2015: ncrename -a Documentation,references
created mar 2013 NOAA/PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 1.0x1.0, amount, atmosphere,
Atmosphere > Precipitation > Precipitation Amount,
centre, climatology, data, earth, esrl, global, gpcc, laboratory, meteorology, monitoring, noaa,, precipitation, precipitation_amount, rain, rainfall, research, system, time, version
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 89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL Original_Source String
is the webpage and the data is at
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Observation
attribute NC_GLOBAL Reference String Users of the data sets are kindly requested
to give feed back and to refer to following GPCC publications:
Rudolf, B., H. Hauschild, W. Rueth and U. Schneider (1994)
: Terrestrial Precipitation Analysis: Operational Method and Required
Density of Point Measurements. In: Global Precipitations and
Climate Change (Ed. M. Desbois, F. Desalmond), NATO ASI Series I
, Vol. 26, Springer-Verlag, p. 173-186.
Rudolf, B., T. Fuchs, U. Schneider and A. Meyer-Christoffer (2003):
, Introduction of the Global Precipitation Climatology Centre (GPCC),
Deutscher Wetterdienst, Offenbach a.M.; pp. 16,
download from GPCC's Website GPCC Homepage: (1994 - 2005)
attribute NC_GLOBAL References String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String GPCC
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Global Precipitation Climatology Centre (GPCC) 1.0x1.0 Precipitation (Monitoring) (
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2017-03-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2007-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String GPCC 1.0x1.0 Precipitation (Monitoring) (
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.5
dimension time   double nValues=123, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 13m 46s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.1676096E9, 1.4883264E9
attribute time axis String T
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 totalling_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension latitude   float nValues=180, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-1.0
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 89.5, -89.5
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=360, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.5, 359.5
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 0.0, 2862.8
attribute precip colorBarMaximum double 1.0
attribute precip colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute precip ioos_category String Meteorology
attribute precip least_significant_digit short 2
attribute precip level_desc String Surface
attribute precip long_name String GPCC Precipitation: Monitoring Version
attribute precip missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute precip parent_stat String Individual Obs
attribute precip precision short 2
attribute precip standard_name String precipitation_amount
attribute precip statistic String Total
attribute precip units String mm
attribute precip valid_range float 0.0, 3000.0
attribute precip var_desc String Precipitation

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