Legate's Surface Temperature Climatology (1920-1980)

SOURCE: Legates

FORMAT: CCM2 History Tape (CCM2)

GRID: Global - T42 Gaussian (128 x 64), R15 Gaussian (48 x 40)

LEVELS: Surface

TIMES: Average of a given month over several years.

CURRENT HOLDINGS: Jan-Dec 1920-1980

FIELDS:

Description Name Units Levels
Surface temperature TS K surface

MSS Directory: /TRENBERT/CLM/SFCT/

Filename: LGT42mmMy1y2 (T42, corrected) and LUR15mmMy1y2 (R15, uncorrected) where mm=month, y1=starting year, y2=ending year, one mean per volume.

  • e.g. LGT4201M2080 for January 1920-80 T42 corrected data.

Please use the ccm2nc software to convert ccm history tape format to netCDF.