Articles | Volume 11, issue 3
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 11, 1017–1035, 2019
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 11, 1017–1035, 2019

Data description paper 10 Jul 2019

Data description paper | 10 Jul 2019

FROGS: a daily 1°  ×  1° gridded precipitation database of rain gauge, satellite and reanalysis products

Rémy Roca et al.


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ED: Publish as is (20 Jun 2019) by Scott Stevens
Short summary
This paper presents a database that is a collection of datasets of gridded 1° × 1° daily precipitation estimates from a variety of sources. It includes observations from in situ networks, satellite-based estimations and outputs from atmospheric reanalysis. All the datasets have been formatted in the same way to ease their manipulation. This database aims at facilitating intercomparisons and validation exercises performed by the scientific community.