A mainland China homogenized historical temperature dataset for 1951-2004

Li, Qingxiang, Zhang, Hongzheng, Liu, Xiaoning, Chen, Ji, Li, Wei and Jones, Phil ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5032-5493 (2009) A mainland China homogenized historical temperature dataset for 1951-2004. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90 (8). pp. 1062-1065.

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The China Homogenized Historical Temperature (CHHT) dataset (1951-2004) version 1.0 consists of monthly and daily surface observations from all national stations in mainland China. The primary objective of CHHT 1.0 is to build a set of homogenized observational climatic datasets to reduce uncertainty in the detection of observed climatic change and variability. CHHT version 1.0 covers the years 1951-2004 in two formats that are stations and grids with 2.5°×2.5° spatial resolution and dataset is developed by using observations of daily mean, minimum and maximum temperatures from a total of 731 national weather stations distributed throughout mainland China. CHHT 1.0 quality control starts with fundamental checks that include the checking of range and limiting values, checking the internal consistency and, checking the measurements against each other. The CHHT 1.0 temperature data include two different datasets that are the original data and a homogeneity-adjusted version.

Item Type: Article
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Environmental Sciences
Depositing User: Rosie Cullington
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2011 10:28
Last Modified: 24 Oct 2022 00:21
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/24305
DOI: 10.1175/2009BAMS2736.1

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