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U.S. Cooperative Stations Monthly Climate Data
Entry ID: USDA0258


Summary
Abstract: The purpose of this data set is to study regional climate
patterns.


Collection Organization: Purchased from National Climatic Data
Center, Asheville N.C., and further processed by University of
Missouri-Columbia.

Collection Methodology: Monthly values were calculated from
daily observation records of maximum and minimum temperatures
and precipitation at U.S. cooperative stations.

Collection Frequency: N/A

Update Characteristics: N/A

STATISTICAL INFORMATION:

12 cartridges
LANGUAGE:

English
ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:

Data Center: University of Missouri
Dissemination Media: Magnetic tape and cartridge.
File Format: Unformatted, variable.
Access Instructions: Contact the data center.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 76.63 S: 13.71  E: -61.48  W: -177.1

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1940-01-01
Stop Date: 1992-12-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >MAXIMUM/MINIMUM TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >PRECIPITATION >PRECIPITATION AMOUNT    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE


Quality
Manual inspection.


Keywords
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
CIESIN > Environmental Protection > Climate > Climate Change
CLIMATE
CLIMATE DATA
COOPERATIVE STATIONS
LAND AND FRESHWATER RESOURCES
PRECIPITATION
REGIONAL CLIMATE PATTERNS
TEMPERATURE
WEATHER


Originating Center
MU


Data Center
Soil Environmental Atmospheric Sciences, School of Natural Resources, University of Missouri-Columbia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.snr.missouri.edu/seas/
Dataset ID: U.S. Coop Climate Data

Data Center Personnel
Name: SOIL ENVIRONMENTAL ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE
Phone: 573-882-6301
Fax: 1-573-884-5070
Contact Address:
302 Anheuser-Busch
Natural Resources Building
University of Missouri-Columbia
City: Columbia
Province or State: MO USA
Postal Code: 65211-7250
Country: USA


Personnel
ERNEST C. KUNG
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
302 Anheuser-Busch
Natural Resources Building
University of Missouri-Columbia
City: Columbia
Province or State: MO
Postal Code: 65211-7250
Country: USA


Publications/References
ADDITIONAL REFERENCES:

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: Summary of
Monthly Co-operative, TD-3220.

Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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