The Remote Sensing Systems (RSS) Monthly 1-degree Merged Wind Climatology netCDF dataset V7R01 provides global gridded wind speed data over ocean areas. This dataset contains a 12-month climatology using January 1, 1988 to March 31, 2016 data, monthly anomaly maps, a trend map with associated global and tropical wind speed time series, and a time-latitude plot. The wind climatology dataset is a merged ocean product constructed using the version-7 (V7) passive microwave geophysical ocean products made publicly available by Remote Sensing Systems (www.remss.com). Ocean wind measurements used to create this dataset were acquired from the following satellite microwave radiometers: SSM/I F08 through F15, SSMIS F16 and F17, AMSR-E, AMSR-2, and WindSat. The radiometers used to construct this dataset were inter-calibrated at the brightness temperature level, while the V7 ocean products were produced using a consistent processing methodology across sensors.
N: 90.0 S: -90.0 E: 180.0 W: -180.0
Distribution: netCDF-4 - netCDF-3
|Temporal Extent:||Platform(s):||DMSP 5D-2/F13, DMSP 5D-3/F17, DMSP 5D-2/F8, DMSP 5D-2/F11, DMSP 5D-3/F16, AQUA, DMSP 5D-2/F10, DMSP 5D-2/F14, DMSP 5D-2/F15, GCOM-W1, Coriolis|
|Data Center(s):||NASA/MSFC/GHRC, Global Hydrometeorology Resource Center, Marshall Space Flight Center, NASA||Instrument(s):||SSM/I, SSMIS, AMSR-E, AMSR2, WINDSAT|
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|Coverage Type||Zone Identifier||Geometry||Granule Representation|
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Format: netCDF-4 - netCDF-3
Format Type: Native
S3 Bucket and Object Prefix Names: ghrcw-protected/rss1windnv7r01__7R01/
S3 Credentials API Endpoint: https://data.ghrc.earthdata.nasa.gov/s3credentials
S3 Credentials API Documentation URL: https://data.ghrc.earthdata.nasa.gov/s3credentialsREADME