G00788_1

Rand Corporation Mean Monthly Global Snow Depth, Version 1

Version 1 eng; usa
  • Abstract
    This data set provides monthly snow depth for the entire globe (excluding Africa and South America) from 1950 to 1976. All available monthly snow depth climatologies were integrated by the Rand Corporation in the early 1980s into one global digital data set gridded at 4 degree latitude x 5 degree longitude.
  • Purpose
    Scientific Research

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    Processing Level

    NA

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

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    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Cryosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Snow Depth
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • Terrestrial Hydrosphere
    • Snow/Ice
    • Snow Depth
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ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE

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Platforms
  • In Situ Land-based Platforms
    GROUND STATIONS
    Instruments
    • SNOW MEASURING ROD
  • In Situ Land-based Platforms
    WEATHER STATIONS
    Instruments
    • WET/DRY PRECIPITATION SAMPLERS

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Spatial Information Fields:

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN GEODETIC
Location Keywords
    • Geographic Region
    • Global Land

Data Centers

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  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    ARCHIVER

    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
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    DISTRIBUTOR

    National Snow and Ice Data Center
    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email

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    Technical Contact
    Charles Schultz

    1700 Main Street
    Santa Monica, CA 90406

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    Technical Contact
    L. Bregman

    1700 Main Street
    Santa Monica, CA 90406

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  • Charles
    Technical Contact
    Charles Schultz

    1700 Main Street
    Santa Monica, CA 90406

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  • L.
    Technical Contact
    L. Bregman

    1700 Main Street
    Santa Monica, CA 90406

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  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
    User Services
    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    Boulder, Colorado

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  • NSIDC
    Data Center Contact
    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email
  • NSIDC
    Data Center Contact
    NSIDC Services

    National Snow and Ice Data Center

    CIRES, 449 UCB
    University of Colorado
    Boulder, CO 80309-0449

    • 1 303 492 6199
    • 1 303 492 2468
    • Email

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    Collection Citations
    • Rand Corporation Mean Monthly Global Snow Depth, Version 1
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      Published by: National Snow and Ice Data Center