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Home — Field: MERRA/PSL RefET short


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X axis: whole world in 576 0.62° steps, first point at 180.00° W, last point at 179.38° E
Y axis: regular grid with 361 0.50° steps, first point at 90.00° S, last point at 90.00° N

Monthly data available from Jan1980 to Dec2021 ( 504 months)
Variable ETos (monthly mean of daily Reference ET, short crop, MERRA2-forced ASCE (Penman-Monteith)) in mm/day
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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
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 RefET short
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
getfieldtype: please ask me to add "ETos" to the lists in getfieldtype

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, MERRA/PSL RefET short is available as a netcdf file (size 272.239 MB).