Longterm Average Annual Rainfall (mm)
HarvestChoice/International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
1901 - 2005
Longterm average annual rainfall (mm) (1901-2005). (aggregation type: AVG)
Data Sources & Credits
University of East Anglia Climatic Research Unit (CRU). [Phil Jones, Ian Harris]. CRU Time Series (TS) high resolution gridded datasets. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre. Available from http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/data/cru (Accessed on 1 May 2011).
Lowest Geographic Unit: sub-Saharan Africa
Geographic Coverage: West Africa, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Format/Platform: Data available for download in CSV format. Spatial data layer may be explored using MAPPR and downloaded in geoTIFF and ASCII raster formats.
Funding Agency: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Keywords: Climate, Rainfall, Weather