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Présentation générale
Nom du jeu de donnéesrainfall_westafrica_june_july_2016
DOI10.6096/BAOBAB-DACCIWA.1750
Créé le2018-01-12
Projet(s)DACCIWA > WP6 - Precipitative Processes
Date de début (yyyy-mm-dd)2016-06-01Date de fin (yyyy-mm-dd)2016-07-31
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Accès aux données Dataset as provided by the Principal Investigator
History

UPDATE2018-01-30
We made some corrections on erroneous stations coordinates and also included some more stations that came along in the process. The data we uploaded now are supposed to completely replace the previous data delivery.

ISSUE2018-01-15

Description du jeu de données
Résumé[LAST UPDATE: 21-02-2018]

Daily rainfall data for five countries in the period 2016-06-01 to 2016-07-31. The countries are: Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana and Ivory Coast. Some notes:

- Metadata are also included in the data package. They consist of station coordinates and maps for each country.
- Stations number extended from 117 to 179 overall.
- more quality checks
- an error in the lat/lon value for stations around Abidjan removed.
Strategie d'observation- The data are usually 24 accumulations from 06 - 06 UTC (except for Ghana where they are 09 - 09 UTC!).
- The data has been timestamped in a such a way that the value for a particular date corresponds to the end of the observation period. Example: The rainfall amount for June 12 corresponds to the measuring period June 11 0600 UTC to June 12 0600 UTC.
- NOTE: -888 is traces, -999 is missing value
Attached document1519220782-metainfo.zip
Description de l'instrument
Type d'instrumentIn Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Gauges > RAIN GAUGES
Observation frequencydaily
Information géographique
Site 1
Mot-clé de localistionCONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > NIGERIA
SiteNigeria
Type de plateformeIn Situ Land-based Platforms > WEATHER STATIONS/NETWORKS > WEATHER STATIONS
Instrument environment46 Stations
Site 2
Mot-clé de localistionCONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > TOGO
SiteTogo
Type de plateformeIn Situ Land-based Platforms > WEATHER STATIONS/NETWORKS > WEATHER STATIONS
Instrument environment9 Stations
Site 3
Mot-clé de localistionCONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > GHANA
SiteGhana
Type de plateformeIn Situ Land-based Platforms > WEATHER STATIONS/NETWORKS > WEATHER STATIONS
Instrument environment32 Stations
Site 4
Mot-clé de localistionCONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > BENIN
SiteBenin
Type de plateformeIn Situ Land-based Platforms > WEATHER STATIONS/NETWORKS > WEATHER STATIONS
Instrument environment51 Stations
Site 5
Mot-clé de localistionCONTINENT > AFRICA > WESTERN AFRICA > COTE D'IVOIRE
SiteCote d'Ivoire
Type de plateformeIn Situ Land-based Platforms > WEATHER STATIONS/NETWORKS > WEATHER STATIONS
Instrument environment41 Stations
Paramètre mesuré
Nom du paramètrePrecipitation Rate
Mot-clé du paramètreAtmosphere > Precipitation > Precipitation Rate
Unitémm/day
Date de début (yyyy-mm-dd)2016-06-01Date de fin (yyyy-mm-dd)2016-07-31
Précision du capteur / Incertitude
Information sur l'utilisation des données
Conditions d'utilisation des donnéesThe research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement n° 603502.
Charte d'accès aux donnéesCreative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Base de donnéesDacciwa database
Format des fichiers de donnéescsv file (comma separated values)
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