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 data       graph  M    public CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation Pentad data (excludes NCEP Reanalysis I), 2.5°, 1979-2016    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA ESRL noaa_esrl_e30b_052e_8bdd

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 COARDS, CF-1.6, 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 CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation
attribute NC_GLOBAL documentation String (external link)
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 hisotry String Converted to chunked, deflated non-packed NetCDF4 Jul 2014
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String update 03/2017 V1701
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String analysis, atmosphere, average, center, centers, climate, cpc, data, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Precipitation > Liquid Water Equivalent, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Precipitation > Precipitation Rate, environmental, equivalent, esrl, excludes, laboratory, latitude, liquid, longitude, lwe, lwe_precipitation_rate, merged, meteorology, national, ncep, noaa, pentad, precipitation, prediction, rain, rainfall, rate, reanalysis, research, science, system, time, 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 88.75
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Analyses
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String ftp precip/cmap/pentad
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 v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Climate Prediction Center (CPC) Merged Analysis of Precipitation Pentad data (excludes National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) Reanalysis I) (std, precip.pentad.mean)
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2016-12-27T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1979-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation Pentad data (excludes NCEP Reanalysis I), 2.5°, 1979-2016
attribute NC_GLOBAL version String V1701
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 1.25
dimension time   double nValues=2774, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=5 days 0h 5m 12s
attribute time _ChunkSizes int 1
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 2.839968E8, 1.4827968E9
attribute time avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time axis String T
attribute time delta_t String 0000-00-05 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 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 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 _ChunkSizes int 1, 72, 144
attribute precip actual_range float 0.0, 209.67
attribute precip colorBarMaximum double 1.0E-4
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 Average Pentad Rate of Precipitation
attribute precip missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute precip parent_stat String Mean
attribute precip precision short 2
attribute precip standard_name String lwe_precipitation_rate
attribute precip statistic String Pentad Mean
attribute precip units String mm/day
attribute precip valid_range float 0.0, 250.0
attribute precip var_desc String Precipitation

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