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Global Monthly Precipitation, 1900-1999 (Hulme)

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Data setGlobal Monthly Precipitation, 1900-1999 (Hulme)
Release date1999-05-05
ProjectClimate Collections
Time Period1900-01-01 to 1999-01-01


An historical monthly precipitation data set for global land areas from 1900 to January 1, 1999, gridded at two different resolutions (2.5 degrees latitude by 3.75 degrees longitude and 5 degrees latitude/longitude).


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Hulme, M. 1999. Global Monthly Precipitation, 1900-1999 (Hulme). ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.
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Data File (Granule)File SizeDatesCompanion file
g55wld0098.dat 5.8 MB 1900-01-01 - 1999-01-01 g55wld0098.txt g55wld0098.doc
gu23wld0098.dat 10.8 MB 1900-01-01 - 1999-01-01 gu23wld0098.doc gu23wld0098.txt

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