Precipitation - historic gridded daily precipitation sum in the Netherlands for 1910-2010

Historic gridded files of daily precipitation sum in the Netherlands from 1910-2010 measured on 102 homogenized observations of the voluntary network. The time interval is 08:00-08:00 UT.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset name Rd1H
Dataset version 1
Dataset edition 4
Dataset manager Dr. Peter Siegmund
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Publication timestamp 2015-09-21T12:12:22Z
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 2010-01-01
Update frequency asNeeded
Status completed
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::Rd1H/1/
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Lineage statement The interpolation method is ordinary kriging. Observations are square root transformed and back-transformed after interpolation using quantiles calculation. For every day a variogram is automatically fitted. The nugget is zero and the variogrammodel is spherical or exponential, depending on the best fit. The maxdist parameter is not set. The dates in the file name refer to the end-time and start-time of the measurement. The measurement at 08:00 UT (end-time) is assigned to the file in the folder of the preceding day on the FTP server as 2/3 of the measurement period falls on the preceding day. In other words: the measurement with the end-time 19810102T080000 is assigned to the folder 1981/01/01 on the FTP server or in the tar-file. The number of observations varies from 270 to 310.
Purpose Netherlands Hydrological modelling Instrument (NHI)
Supplemental information Product description available at contact person
Use limitation No use limitations
Last metadata update March 28, 2022, 12:43 (UTC)