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Daymet Climatologies Updated

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2018-05-18
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Daymet V3 average annual minimum temperature for 1980 and 2015 for a subset of the Daymet domain in Alaska and western Canada.

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Daymet V3 annual and monthly climatologies for minimum and maximum temperature, precipitation, and vapor pressure have been updated to include year 2017.

Calculate Climate Anomalies from Daymet

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2018-01-29
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Climate anomaly (right panel) in minimum daily temperature for year 1990 compared to the long-term normal (left panel). The climate normal and anomaly were calculated for a single 2-degree tile from the Daymet dataset.

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New Jupyter notebook tutorials show how to access and visualize Daymet climate data from within Python and how to calculate climate normals and anomalies.

Daymet Version 3 Available

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2016-09-28
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Daymet V3 total precipitation for January (top) and August (bottom) of 2000 for a subset of the Daymet domain in eastern North America.

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Version 3 expands Daymet coverage to the entire North American continent based on an improved algorithm, more robust ground-based weather station inputs, and additional climate networks.