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LBA-ECO LC-09 Daily Precipitation for Altamira and Santarem, Para, Brazil: 1961-1998

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Data setLBA-ECO LC-09 Daily Precipitation for Altamira and Santarem, Para, Brazil: 1961-1998
DOIhttps://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/940
Release date2009-08-27
ProjectLarge Scale Biosphere-Atmosphere Experiment (LBA-ECO)
Time period1961-01-01 to 1998-12-31

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Downloads862009-08-282017-03-17128 total files downloaded

Description

This data set reports daily total precipitation data retrieved from Brazilian National Institute of Meteorology (INMET) network for three stations near two Amazonian research sites: Altamira, and Santarem, from 1961-1998. Daily precipitation totals are provided in one comma-separated ASCII file for three stations in Para, including two sites in Altamira: Altamira City and on the Transamazon Highway at Km 100 near Medicilandia (operated by EMBRAPA); and, one site in Santarem: Taperinha. Data availability varies by station (sublocation): Altamira City from 1961-1990, Transamazon Km 100 from 1982-1998, and Taperinha from 1983-1992.

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Citation

Brondizio, E.S., and E.F. Moran. 2009. LBA-ECO LC-09 Daily Precipitation for Altamira and Santarem, Para, Brazil: 1961-1998. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. https://doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/940

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Data File (Granule)File SizeDates
LC09_Precipitation_Altamira_Santarem.csv 1.1MB 1961-01-01 - 1998-12-31

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