CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation
Precipitation Data, which is an average of the estimates from 5 different satellite sources: (GPI, OPI, SSM/I scattering, SSM/I emission and MSU). The raw data has missing values, however there is an enhanced version, blended with the NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis Precipitation values that supplement the missing values.
88.75N to 88.75S and 0E to 357.5 E based on a 2.5° by 2.5° grid
January 1 1979 through December 2001 for precipitation
Standard (Raw averages)
Dr. Pingping Xie National Centers for Environmental Prediction, #800A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Washington, DC 20233 Tel: (301) 763-8167 Fax: (301) 763-8125 E-mail: email@example.com
This data is also available from the CPC website.