Long-term Annual Rainfall (mm, 1901-2005)
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Publishing Details

Dataset Type: 
Spatial Dataset
Unit: 
mm
Publication Date: 
May, 2014
Publisher: 
HarvestChoice/International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Years Covered: 
1901 - 2005
Version: 
SChEF r12.05
Contact: 
Jawoo Koo

Abstract

Long-term average annual rainfall (mm, 1901-2005).

Data Sources & Credits

University of East Anglia Climatic Research Unit (CRU). [Phil Jones, Ian Harris]. CRU Time Series (TS) High Resolution Gridded Datasets. National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS), British Atmospheric Data Centre (BADC). Available from http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/data/cru (Accessed on 1 May 2011).

Citation

HarvestChoice, 2014. "Long-term Annual Rainfall (mm, 1901-2005)." International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC., and University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. Available online at http://harvestchoice.org/data/pre_avg.

Additional Attributes

Geographic Coverage: West Africa, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Format/Platform: raster (CSV and ESRI ASCII Grid)
Keywords: Rainfall, Sub-Saharan Africa, Weather