Articles | Volume 13, issue 6
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 3013–3033, 2021

Special issue: Benchmark datasets and machine learning algorithms for Earth...

Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 3013–3033, 2021

Data description paper 24 Jun 2021

Data description paper | 24 Jun 2021

AQ-Bench: a benchmark dataset for machine learning on global air quality metrics

Clara Betancourt et al.

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With the AQ-Bench dataset, we contribute to shared data usage and machine learning methods in the field of environmental science. The AQ-Bench dataset contains air quality data and metadata from more than 5500 air quality observation stations all over the world. The dataset offers a low-threshold entrance to machine learning on a real-world environmental dataset. AQ-Bench thus provides a blueprint for environmental benchmark datasets.