 

Field
NCEP/NCAR 2m temperature
mean daily NMC reanalysis (1948)
X axis: whole world in 192 1.88° steps, first point at 0.00° E, last point at 358.13° E Y axis: Gaussian grid with 94 steps, first point at 88.54° N, last point at 88.54° S 1daily data available from 01Jan1948 to 10Sep2018 ( 25874 times) Variable air (mean Daily Air temperature at 2 m) in degK Full metadata. The associated land/sea mask is available for some operations Construct a statistical forecast model from this field Compute zonal mean
If you really want to get it here, NCEP/NCAR 2m temperature is available as a netcdf file (size 854.094 MB). 
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