Articles | Volume 11, issue 2
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 11, 797–821, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-11-797-2019
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 11, 797–821, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-11-797-2019
Review article
12 Jun 2019
Review article | 12 Jun 2019

Merits of novel high-resolution estimates and existing long-term estimates of humidity and incident radiation in a complex domain

Helene Birkelund Erlandsen et al.

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