Historical Monthly Temperature Products - 10 min CRU TS 3.22

This set of files includes downscaled historical estimates of monthly temperature (in degrees Celsius, no unit conversion necessary) from 1901 - 2013 (CRU TS 3.22) at 10 min x 10 min spatial resolution.

The downscaling process utilizes CRU CL v. 2.1 climatological datasets from 1961-1990.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Spatial resolution

10 arcminutes

Temporal extent

Start date: January 1901

End date: December 2013


The following people worked on producing this data set:

  • Matthew Leonawicz
Field Value
Source http://data.snap.uaf.edu/data/Base/World/CRU_TS/Historical_Monthly_Temperature_Products_10min_CRU_TS/
Maintainer Tom Kurkowski
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