SAFARI 2000 DAILY RAINFALL TOTALS FOR MONGU, ZAMBIA, 1999-2002Entry ID: s2k_mongu_rainfall
Abstract: This data set contains daily rainfall totals (mm) from Mongu, in the Western Province of Zambia. The data were collected with a British standard 5 inch diameter rain gauge in a yard 30 m away from the Meteorological Department building near the Mongu Airport (north of downtown and approximately 20 km from the Kataba Local Forest where the permanent 30 m Mongu tower site is located). Rainfall readings were taken by ZMD staff each morning at 06:00 GMT. These data form the official government rainfall record for Mongu.The data files consist of 3 files, one for each year (July to Jun). Each files contains monthly columns with totals for each day of the month as well as a monthly total. The data files are stored as ASCII text files in comma-separated-value (csv) format.
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MUKELABAI, M.M.
Dataset Title: SAFARI 2000 DAILY RAINFALL TOTALS FOR MONGU, ZAMBIA, 1999-2002
Dataset Release Date: 2005
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Other Citation Details: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=785&term2attribute=fileIDOnline Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=785&term2attribut...
Start Date: 1999-07-01Stop Date: 2002-06-30
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-03-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-05-17