Global Precipitation Analysis Products of the Global Precipitation Climatology Centre (GPCC)

SOURCE: Global Precipitation Climatology Centre (GPCC)

DATA DESCRIPTION: Gauge-based gridded monthly precipitation data sets for the global land surface.

FORMAT: zip file

GRID: 1 x 1 degree and 2.5 x 2.5 degree for all products; 0.5 x 0.5 for non-real time products


  • GPCC (anomaly) analysis product - best for long-term change analysis
  • GPCC 1951-2000 climatology analysis - best for complete spatial coverage
  • GPCC near-real time montitoring - best for up-to-date data.

NOTE: We do not distribute this data, but provide it here as a reference. To download the data, please see the GPCC Download Gate.