Surface meteorological observation data product of TP (1979-2016)

1)Data content (including elements and meanings): surface meteorological observation data product of TP in 1979-2016

2)Data source and processing method: In .tif format, can be opened and analysed in arcgis.

3)Data quality description: daily resolution

4)Data application results and prospects: Based on the long-term observation data of the 17 stations of HORN, establish a series of data series of meteorological, hydrological and ecological elements in the Pan-Earth region; Strengthen observation and sample and sample verification, and complete the inversion of meteorological elements, lake water quantity and water quality, aboveground vegetation biomass, glacier and frozen soil changes; based on Internet of Things technology, develop multi-station networked meteorological, hydrological, The ecological data management platform realizes real-time acquisition and remote control and sharing of networked data.

Data file naming and use method

In .tif format, can be opened and analysed in arcgis.

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ZHU Liping, PENG Ping. Surface meteorological observation data product of TP (1979-2016). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2019. doi: 10.11888/Meteoro.tpdc.270062. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

Related Literatures:

1. Peng, P., Zhu, L.P. (2017). Observations of land surface processes of the Tibetan Plateau based on the field stations network, Science & Technology Review, 35(6), 97-102.( View Details | Bibtex)

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Support Program

Pan-Third Pole Environment Study for a Green Silk Road-A CAS Strategic Priority A Program (No:XDA20000000)

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Geographic coverage
East: 103.00 West: 75.00
South: 27.00 North: 43.00
  • Temporal resolution: Daily
  • Spatial resolution: km
  • File size: 2 MB
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  • Temporal coverage: 1979-01-01 To 2016-12-31
  • Updated time: 2019-08-08
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Distributor: National Tibetan Plateau Data Center


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