TRMM: Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission

NASA TRMM precipitation estimates. Evaluation of the TRMM precipitation estimates is an active area of research. Users should be aware of sampling/algorithm issues. Please refer to the appropriate publications.


Reference: Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, D.T. Bolvin, G. Gu, E.J. Nelkin, K.P. Bowman, Y. Hong, E.F. Stocker, D.B. Wolff, 2007: The TRMM Multi-satellite Precipitation Analysis: Quasi-Global, Multi-Year, Combined-Sensor Precipitation Estimates at Fine Scale. J. Hydrometeor., 8: 38-55.