Additional information on this dataset may be found in:

  • Trenberth, K. E., D. P. Stepaniak and J. M. Caron, 2002: Interannual variations in the atmospheric heat budget. J. Geophys. Res., 107, D8, 10.1029/2000D000297.
  • Waliser, D.E., Zhou, W.F., 1997: Removing satellite equatorial crossing time biases from the OLR and HRC datasets. J. Climate 10 (9): 2125-2146.
  • NCAR Tech Note TN-371, "Monthly Mean Satellite Data Sets Available in CCM History Tape Format", Hurrell and Campbell
  • Gruber, A., Krueger A. "The Status of the NOAA Outgoing Longwave Radiation Data Set", BAM, Sep 1984.