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GPCP v2.3 precipitation
more information Global Precipitation Climatatology Project (GPCP) Climate Data Record (CDR), Monthly V2.3
X axis: whole world in 144 2.50° steps, first point at 1.25° E, last point at 358.75° E
Y axis: regular grid with 72 -2.50° steps, first point at 88.75° N, last point at 88.75° S

Monthly data available from Jan1979 to Jun2021 ( 510 months)
Variable precip (NOAA Climate Data Record (CDR) of Monthly GPCP Satellite-Gauge Combined Precipitation) in mm/dy
Full metadata. Cannot locate the land/sea mask file

Get grid points, average area or generate subset
Mask:   add a mask to the list help
Latitude: °N - °N help
Longitude: °E - °E
Make: average max min set of grid points subset of the field help
Demand at least: % valid points in this region help
Considering: everything land points sea points show/hide more
only land points only sea points
not land points not sea points
Units: convert to mm/day leave in mm/dy help
helpApply monthly high/low-pass filter
cut-off value months
requiring at least % valid data
helpApply year-on-year high/low-pass filter
cut-off value years
requiring at least % valid data
helpCreate a field with lower time resolution
New time scale:
New variable: of precipitation
Minimum:% valid data
First apply:-month running mean
Missing data: ignore, climatology, trend, persistence.
helpCreate a field with lower spatial resolution
Average over blocks of longitude and latitude grid cells

Construct a statistical forecast model from this field

Compute anomalies

Compute zonal mean
Please consider downloading this field from the authoritative site.
If you really want to get it here, GPCP v2.3 precipitation is available as a netcdf file (size 20.2785 MB).
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