Evaporation - historic gridded daily Makkink evaporation for the Netherlands for 1910-1980

Historic gridded files of daily Makkink evaporation for 1910-1980 in the Netherlands. Calculated from sunshine duration measured on 5 weather stations.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset name EV24H
Dataset version 1
Dataset edition 4
Dataset manager Dr. Peter Siegmund
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Publication timestamp 2015-09-21T14:14:40Z
Reference system identifier EPSG28992
North bound latitude 53.7
East bound longitude 7.4
South bound latitude 50.6
West bound longitude 3.2
Dataset start time 1910-01-01
Dataset end time 1980-01-01
Update frequency asNeeded
Status completed
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::EV24H/1/
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Lineage statement The interpolation method is Thin Plate Spline Interpolation The number of observations is 5. TPS is not an exact interpolator: interpolated values at measurement locations may differ from measurements. Evaporation has been calculated based on sunshine duration.
Purpose Netherlands Hydrological modelling Instrument (NHI)
Supplemental information Product description is available at contact person
Use limitation No use limitations
Last metadata update March 28, 2022, 12:43 (UTC)