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SAFARI 2000 DAILY RAINFALL TOTALS FOR MONGU, ZAMBIA, 1999-2002
Entry ID: s2k_mongu_rainfall

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Summary
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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Description: SAFARI 2000 DAILY RAINFALL TOTALS FOR MONGU, ZAMBIA, 1999-2002
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -15.25   S: -15.25   E: 23.16   W: 23.16

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
Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/#fq=fileID:785
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-07-01
Stop Date: 2002-06-30
Instrument
RAIN GAUGES Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC) Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://daac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: 785

Data Center Personnel
Name: ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: muke_mukufute at yahoo.com
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-03-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-11-03


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