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Rutgers snowcover
more information Climate Data Record (CDR) of Northern Hemisphere (NH) Snow Cover Extent (SCE) (CDR Name: Snow_Cover_Extent_NH_IMS_Robinson)
X axis: whole world in 360 1.00° steps, first point at 89.50° W, last point at 269.50° E
Y axis: regular grid with 80 1.00° steps, first point at 10.50° N, last point at 89.50° N

Monthly data available from Jan1966 to Dec2020 ( 660 months)
Variable snow_cover_extent (monthly mean of daily NOAA/NCDC Climate Data Record of snow cover extent) in
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Rutgers University does not allow us to redistribute this file. Please contact Thomas Estilow for access to these data.