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Climate Hazards InfraRed Precipitation with Station Data - (CHIRPS)

Climate Hazards Group InfraRed Precipitation with Station data (CHIRPS) is a 30+ year quasi-global rainfall dataset. CHIRPS incorporates 0.05° resolution satellite imagery with insitu station data to create gridded rainfall time series for trend analysis and seasonal drought monitoring.

Properties

Sensor SPOT/PROBA-V
Since 01-01-2011
Spatial Resolution 8 km
Temporal Resolution 10 Days, Monthly, 3 Months, 6 Months, Annually
Extent Eastern Africa
Format Geotiff
Source JRC via MESA Station

Derived Products

Derived sub-product Description Available
10d Precipitation estimates over 10 days since 1/1/2011
10davg Statistic: multi-years average for each dekad 36 dekads
10dmin Statistic: multi-years minimum for each dekad 36 dekads
10dmax Statistic: multi-years maximum for each dekad 36 dekads
10ddiff Anomaly: ABSOLUTE DIFFERENCE (10d – 10davg) since 1/1/2011
10dperc Anomaly: RELATIVE DIFFERENCE % ((10d – 10davg)/10davg) since 1/1/2011
10dnp Anomaly: Normalized Precipitation (10d10dmin)/(10dmax-10dmin) since 1/1/2011
1moncum Cumulated 10day RFE over each month since 1/1/2011
1monavg Statistic: multi-years average for each month 12 month
1monmin Statistic: multi-years minimum for each month 12 month
1monmax Statistic: multi-years maximum for each month 12 month
1mondiff Anomaly: ABSOLUTE DIFFERENCE (1moncum1monavg) since 1/1/2011
1monperc Anomaly: RELATIVE DIFFERENCE (1moncum1monavg)/1monavg since 1/1/2011
1monnp Anomaly: Normalized Precipitation (1moncum1monmin)/(1monmax-1monmin)) since 1/1/2011