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Dataset Collections (600)

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AATSR Multimission land and sea surface data, version 1.1   None Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Indus...
AATSR Multimission land and sea surface data, version 2.0   aatsr_multimission Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Indus...
AATSR Multimission land and sea surface data, version 2.1   aatsr_multimission-v2.1 Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Indu...
AATSR Multimission land and sea surface data, version 3   None Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Indu...
(A)ATSR Validation Campaign - ISAR SST Data   isar Skin Sea Surface Temperature data from the (A)ATSR Validation Campaign by ISAR. The prime objective of the (A)ATSR mission is to return accurate measurements of the global sea surface temperature. ...
(A)ATSR Validation Campaign - SISTeR SST Data   sister Skin Sea Surface Temperature data from the (A)ATSR Validation Campaign by SISTeR. The prime objective of the (A)ATSR mission is to return accurate measurements of the global sea surface temperature...
ACAS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for ACAS - Airborne Cloud and Aerosol Science Project.
ACEMED: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for ACEMED - Evaluation of CALIPSO's Aerosol Classification scheme over Eastern MEDiterranean.
Acid Deposition Processes Project: vertical wind profile data   acid-depositon In 2007 the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology undertook continuation observational work as part of the DEFRA funded Acid Deposition Processes project. As part of this project data were collected a t...
ACID-PRUF: Measurements of freezing fraction of water solution droplets solute and suspended matter during the immersion freezing of pollen extracts   None ACID-PRUF was a three year NERC directed programme that investigated the complex interaction of aerosols and clouds. The overall aims of ACID-PRUF were to reduce the uncertainty in the radiative fo...
ACSIS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft and atmospheric measurements taken at Penlee Point Atmospheric Observatory   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for The North Atlantic Climate System Integrated Study: ACSIS.
ACSOE ACE HILLCLOUD-96 and HILLCLOUD-97: Hill Cap Cloud Aerosol Data from Five Sites in Tenerife   acsoe-ace-hillcloud The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) was a 5-year Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) programme on tropospheric chemistry coordinated by the University of Ea...
ACSOE MAGE EAE-96 and EAE-97: Airborne, Shipborne and Ground-based Measurements of Aerosols and Gases in the Marine Boundary Layer   acsoe-mage-eae The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) Marine Aerosol and Gas Exchange (MAGE) Eastern Atlantic Experiment (EAE) aimed to quantify input of Dimethyl sulphide (DMS) into...
ACSOE OXICOA EASE-96 and EASE-97: Airborne and Ground-based Measurements of Atmospheric Oxidants   acsoe-oxicoa-ease The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) was a 5-year Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) programme on tropospheric chemistry coordinated by the University of Ea...
ACSOE OXICOA FREETEX-96 and FREETEX-98: Ozone and Radical Chemistry Data from Jungfraujoch High Alpine Research Station   acsoe-oxicoa-freetex The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) OXIdising Capacity of the Ocean Atmosphere (OXICOA) Free Tropospheric Experiment (FREETEX) Gas and Aerosol Data from Jungfraujoc...
ACSOE OXICOA LTERM: Chemical Climatology Data from Mace Head Atmospheric Research Centre   None The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) OXIdising Capacity of the Ocean Atmosphere (OXICOA) Long-Term Studies of chemical Climatology (LTERM) is the longer term studies...
ACSOE OXICOA OZPROF 96, OZPROF 97 and OZPROF 98: Ozone Profile Data from Aberystwyth, UK   acsoe-oxicoa-ozprof The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) OXIdising Capacity of the Ocean Atmosphere (OXICOA) was a study of oxidant, radical and related gas-phase chemistry in the clean...
ACSOE OXICOA - TACIA Joint Programme: Airborne Gas Photochemistry Measurements Data from onboard the MRF C-130 in 1996 and 1997   acsoe-oxicoa-c130 The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) was a 5-year Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) programme on tropospheric chemistry coordinated by the University of Ea...
Active Magnetospheric Particle Tracer Explorers (AMPTE) data   ampte_data Active Magnetospheric Particle Tracer Explorer (AMPTE) was a three spacecraft mission, a collaboration between Germany, the UK and the USA. This dataset collection contains summary plots of dat...
Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR) Re-processing for Climate (ARC) Dataset of Sea Surface Temperature Retrievals   ARC The AATSR Reprocessing for Climate (ARC) dataset consists of Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR) multimission data which has been reprocessed using various algorithms and in-situ conte...
Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) Global Area Coverage (GAC) Level 1B data   None 4km resolution Global Area Coverage (GAC) Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) Level 1B data are available from 1978 - 2013 for the whole globe from NOAA satellites 06 through 12, 14 th...
AEGEAN-GAME: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for AEGEAN-GAME - AEGEAN Pollution: Gaseous and Aerosol airborne Measurements project.
Aerosol-Cloud Coupling And Climate Interactions in the Arctic (ACCACIA) Measurement Campaign   arp-accacia-data ACCACIA was part of the NERC Arctic research programme. (NERC Reference: NE/I028858/1). This dataset collection contains atmospheric measurements from Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measureme...
Aerosol Direct Radiative Impact Experiment (ADRIEX): In-situ airborne atmospheric measurements and atmospheric model data   adriex The Aerosol Direct Radiative Impact Experiment (ADRIEX) was a joint UK Met Office/Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)/UK Royal Society/University of Oslo project aiming at improving our und...
AETIAQ: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for AETIAQ - Aviation Emissions and Their Impact on Air Quality .
African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis (AMMA) Program: Sub-Saharan West Africa Ground-based Observation Station Records of Heat Flux, Carbon Dioxide and Water Vapour Fluxes and Concomitant Meteorological Measurements   amma An international long-term collaboration to study the climatic and environmental feedback mechanisms involved in the African monsoon, and in some of its consequences on society and human health. Th...
Airborne Antarctic Ozone Experiment (AAOE-87): Atmospheric Composition and Meteorological Measurements.   AAOE The Airborne Antarctic Ozone Experiment (AAOE) aimed to study chemical composition and physical parameters in the Antarctic during the development of the Antarctic Ozone Hole in August and Septembe...
Airborne Arctic Stratospheric Expedition (AASE) 89: Chemical and Dynamical Atmospheric Measurements   AASE The Airborne Arctic Stratospheric Expedition (AASE) which was based in Stavanger, Norway during January and February, 1989, was designed to study the production and loss mechanisms of ozone in the ...
Airborne Arctic Stratospheric Expedition II (AASE II): airborne, satellite and model atmospheric chemistry data   AASE II The Airborne Arctic Stratospheric Expedition II (AASE II) which was based in Bangor, Maine between October 1991 and March 1992, with ER-2 flights from Ames Research Center, Fairbanks (Alaska), and ...
Airborne Southern Hemisphere Ozone Experiment (ASHOE) / Measurement for Assessing the Effects of Stratospheric Aircraft (MAESA): In-situ Airborne and Ground-based and Remotely Sensed Atmospheric Measurements   ASHOE_MAESA This CD-ROM contains data from the combined experiment: Airborne Southern Hemisphere Ozone Experiment; and Measurements for Assessing the Effects of Stratospheric Aircraft (ASHOE/MAESA). This exper...
Aircraft Measurement of Chemical Processing and Export fluxes of Pollutants over the UK (AMPEP) Project: Airborne Direct Measurement of the Atmospheric Mass Budget of a range of Pollutants as part of the Polluted Troposphere   polltro_ampep Aircraft Measurement of Chemical Processing and Export fluxes of Pollutants over the UK (AMPEP) was part of the NERC Polluted Troposphere Research Programme project (Round 1 - NER/T/S/2002/00152 - ...
ALISA: in-situ airborne observations by the POLAR 5 - AWI aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the POLAR 5 - AWI aircraft aircraft for ALISA - Atmosphere-surface interactions over the Larsen Ice Shelf and Weddell Sea, Antarctic.
Alouette I and Alouette II   alouette_I_II The Alouette I and II spacecraft mark Canada's first space program. They were small ionospheric observatories, hosting sweep-frequency ionospheric sounders, a VLF receivers, energetic particle expe...
ALPHASAT: KA/Q band radio propagation measurements collection from European sites using the TDP5 Propagation Beacon   None A collection of measurements of radio propagation in the KA/Q band measured from various European sites using the Aldo Paradoni Payload (TDP5) propagation beacon. Measurements were made at 20 an...
Amazonian peatlands: in-situ ground based soil-atmosphere flux measurements   None 'Amazonian peatlands - A potentially important but poorly characterised source of atmospheric methane and nitrous oxide' was a NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) funded project from 2013-2...
Amazon Integrated Carbon Analysis (Amazonica) Data   amazonica This dataset contains greenhouse gas profile measurements from the Amazon Integrated Carbon Analysis (AMAZONICA) project. AMAZONICA was an UK-Brasil Consortium funded by NERC (Natural Environmental...
Antarctic Mesoscale Prediction System (AMPS): real-time numerical weather prediction model output at 4.5 and 6km resolution for the Antarctic   amps_antarctic The Antarctic Mesoscale Prediction System (AMPS) is an experimental, real-time numerical weather prediction capability that provides support for the United States Antarctic Program, Antarctic scien...
APHH: Atmospheric measurements and model results for the Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity   aphh-bejing The Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity (APHH) Programme includes several projects making groundbased observations of meteorology, atmospheric chemical species and particulat...
APPRAISE-ACES: Aerosol instrument measurements   appraise-aces-manchester The ACES (Aerosol Coupling in the Earth System) project was an integrated research programme that aims to reduce uncertainties in our fundamental understanding of the formation of BSOA (Biogenic Se...
APPRAISE ADIENT: Atmospheric FAAM and GlobAEROSOL data   APPRAISE-ADIENT The objective of the ADIENT (Appraising the Direct Impacts of aErosol oN climaTe) project was quantifying the direct effect of aerosols on the Earth's radiation budget, via scattering and/or absorp...
APPRAISE Clouds: ground and airborne in-situ aerosol measurements   APPRAISE-CLOUDS Ground based and airborne in-situ aerosol measurements during the APPRAISE-CLOUDS (Aerosol cloud interactions and climate) project from the Chilbolton Atmospheric Observatory, Hampshire (South West...
APPRAISE: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for APPRAISE - Aerosol properties, processes and influences on the Earth's climate .
AQUM: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for AQUM - Air Quality forecasting and modelling in the Unified Model project, general Met Office flying.
Arctic Biosphere-Atmosphere Coupling at multiple Scales (ABACUS) project: Plant, Soil, Atmospheric and Aircraft Measurements and Modelling data   abacus ABACUS (Arctic Biosphere Atmosphere Coupling at Multiple Scales) is funded by a grant (NE/D005795/1) from the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) International Polar Year (IPY) Programme. T...
Arctic Cloud Summer Expedition (ACSE): surface and boundary layer meteorological measurements on board the Icebreaker Oden   None The Arctic Cloud Summer Expedition (ACSE) was a collaboration between the University of Leeds, the University of Stockholm, and NOAA-CIRES. ACSE aimed to study the response of Arctic boundary layer...
ARDAAOS: Middle atmospheric assimilated data from the Reading assimilated atmospheric satellite   ASSIMATMOS The Reading Assimilated Atmospheric Satellite Data presents an analyses of stratospheric and tropospheric temperature, ozone and water vapour incorporating data from research satellites and operati...
AROMAPEX: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for AROMAPEX- APEX flights for the AROMAT-2 activity.
Assessment of ClNO2 as a missing oxidant in the UK atmosphere   None This dataset collection contains ambient concentrations of ClNO2, Cl2, NO3, N2O5, NOx, CO and photolysis rates at the Penlee Point Atmospheric Observatory (UK), University of Leicester campus and W...
Atmospheric Chemistry In The Earth System (ACITES)    None The Atmospheric Chemistry In The Earth System (ACITES) Network has been funded by the Natural Environment Research Council to bring together the atmospheric chemistry process community and the Eart...
Atmospheric Measurement Facility (NCAS-AMF) Data   None This dataset collection brings together data from instruments deployed within the UK's National Centre for Atmospheric Sciences's (NCAS) Atmospheric Measurements Facility (AMF). The AMF facilitates...
ATSR-1/2 UBT products   atsrubt Ungridded Brightness Temperature (UBT) products from ATSR-1 and -2.
ATSR-1 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 1.1   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scien...
ATSR-1 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 2.0   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scien...
ATSR-1 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 2.1   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scie...
ATSR-1 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 3   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scie...
ATSR-2 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 1.1   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scien...
ATSR-2 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 2.0   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scien...
ATSR-2 Multimission land and sea surface data, version 3   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scie...
ATSR-2 Multimission land and sea surface product, version 2.1   None Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) mission was funded jointly by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change External Link (DECC) and the Australian Department of Innovation, Industry, Scie...
Auchencorth Moss Atmospheric Observatory (AU): Annual half-hourly meteorology since 1995, Near Edinburgh, UK   None The site was setup in 1995 to measure meteorology, trace gases, aerosols and their fluxes. It is (55ᵒ47’36” N, 3°14’41” W) an ombrotrophic peatland with an extensive fetch at an elevation of 270 m,...
AVHRR-3: Radiometric images   avhrr-3 AVHRR-3 scans the Earth's surface in six spectral bands in the range of 0.58-12.5 microns, to provide day and night imaging of land, water and clouds and measurements of sea surface temperature, ic...
BAS Masin Twin-Otter aircraft data   bas-aircraft Data is collected on board the British Antarctic Survey MASIN Twin Otter aircraft for a range of projects in the Antarctic and at other locations. These projects include atmospheric, boundary layer...
Berlin Stratospheric Data Series: Gridded Northern Hemisphere Strastospheric Data Series Produced by the Meteorological Institute, Free University of Berlin   berlin This is a copy of The Berlin Stratospheric Data Series provided to the BADC by K. Labitzke and her collaborators (2002) as a CD from the Meteorological Institute, Free University Berlin. This data ...
BGS11_01: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf BGS11_01 project.
BGS12_01: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf BGS12_01 project.
BIOHYPE: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for BIOHYPE- Biomonitoring of urban habitat quality with airborne hyperspectral observations.
BITMAP: Tracks of western disturbances (1979-2015)   None BITMAP was an Indo-UK-German project (NERC grant award: NE/P006795/1) to develop better understanding of processes linking the Arctic and Asian monsoon, leading to better prospects for prediction o...
BLLATE1: in-situ airborne observations by the PIPER AZTEC - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the PIPER AZTEC - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for BLLATE1 - Boundary Layer Late Afternoon Transition Experiment 1.
BLLATE2: in-situ airborne observations by the ERA SkyArrow-IBIMET aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ERA SkyArrow-IBIMET aircraft for BLLATE2 - Boundary Layer Late Afternoon Transition Experiment 2.
Bodeker Scientific Global Vertically Resolved Ozone Database   bodeker-scientific-ozone Bodeker Scientific produced a global combined monthly mean vertical ozone profile database spanning the period 1979 to 2007. The database is completely filled such that there are no missing data. T...
Bolton Experiment: Microwave, Radar link attenuation and Raingauge data   bolton The Bolton Experiment: An Experimental Test of the Use of Microwave Attenuation to improve Rainfall Estimates in Urban Areas, and hence to Enhance Flood Warning The Bolton Experiment was a NERC ...
BORTAS: In-situ Atmospheric Airborne and model data   BORTAS The Quantifying the impact of BOReal forest fires on Tropospheric oxidants over the Atlantic using Aircraft and Satellites (BORTAS) project provides information on the connection between the compos...
Brazil-UK Network for Investigation of Amazonian Atmospheric Composition and Impacts on Climate (BUNIAACIC)   None The Brazil-UK Network for Investigation of Amazonian Atmospheric Composition and Impacts on Climate (BUNIAACIC) collaboration was a NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) funded project (NE/I0...
British Antarctic Survey: high resolution radiosonde data from Halley and Rothera stations   bas High resolution radiosonde data from the British Antarctic Survey's stations Halley and Rothera are available. The data consists of vertical profiles of pressure, temperature, relative humidity, hu...
BT Tower: O3 and NOx measurements   None The BT Tower is a 190-m-tall telecommunications tower situated in central London, UK (51°31′17.4″N, 0°8′20.04″W). Mean building height is 8.8 ± 3.0 m within 1−10 km of the tower and 5.6 ± 1.8 m for...
Buncefield Smoke Experiment: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for BUNCEFIELD SMOKE EXPERIMENT (Buncefield Smoke Experiment).
CALIPSO: Cloud-Aerosol Lidar with Orthogonal Polarization (CALIOP) data   caliop The Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observation (CALIPSO) was a joint-mission between NASA and the French space agency Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales. The main objectives ...
CAPEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for CAPEX - Clouds and Aerosol Portugal EXperiments.
CARDAMOM Model Data   None CARDAMOM (CARbon DAta MOdel fraMework) is a computer programme that retrieves terrestrial carbon (C) cycle variables by combining C cycle observations with a mass balance model. CARDAMOM produces g...
Cascade - Scale interactions in the tropical atmosphere model runs   cascade Cascade was a NERC funded consortium project to study organized convection in the tropical atmosphere using large domain cloud system resolving model simulations. This datset collection contains...
CASIX: Global monthly Carbon Primary Production Estimates using Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS) primary data   seawifs_primary_production CASIX, the Centre for observation of Air-Sea Interactions & fluXes, is a NERC Centre of Excellence in Earth Observation. The scientific focus was on advancing the science of air-sea interactions an...
CASIX TOPEX: high-resolution gridded monthly means of surface marine data   kriged_topex TOPography EXperiment (TOPEX) for ocean circulation (otherwise known as Poseidon) was launched on August 10, 1992 and was a joint satellite mission between NASA, the U.S. space agency, and CNES, th...
CCMVal-1 (Chemistry Climate Model Validation Activity 1) coupled chemistry climate models outputs   ccmval-1 CCMVal was a large international effort to improve understanding of Chemistry-Climate Models (CCMs) and their underlying GCMs (General Circulation Models) through process-oriented evaluation, along...
CCMVal-2 (Chemistry Climate Model Validation Activity 2) coupled chemistry climate models outputs   ccmval-2 CCMVal was a large international effort to improve understanding of Chemistry-Climate Models (CCMs) and their underlying GCMs (General Circulation Models) through process-oriented evaluation, along...
Centre for Ecology and Hydrology: Long-term monitoring of PAN (peroxyacetyl nitrate) in eastern Scotland 1993-1999   None Hourly measurement data for PAN (peroxyacetyl nitrate) mixing ratios in the atmosphere at a rural site at Bush Estate, Penicuik EH26 0QB (CEH Edinburgh), 15 km south of Edinburgh, from 1993 to 1999...
Chemistry of the Antarctic Boundary Layer and the Interface with Snow (CHABLIS): Meteorological and Atmospheric Chemistry Field Measurements   chablis Chemistry of the Antarctic Boundary Layer and the Interface with Snow (CHABLIS) is a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and Antarctic Funding Initiative (AFI) funded project, aimed at stud...
Chilbolton Advanced Meteorological Radar (CAMRa) data, part of the Clouds, Water Vapour and Climate (CWVC) programme   cwvc-camra These data are part of the NERC Clouds, Water Vapour and Climate (CWVC) programme. With a diameter of 25 metres the 3 GHz CAMRa at Chilbolton Observatory (UK) is the largest steerable meteorologica...
Chilbolton Facility for Atmospheric and Radio Research (CFARR): surface, radar and lidar measurements (1998-present)   Chilbolton (CFARR) Data from observations made using Chilbolton Facility for Atmospheric and Radio Research (CFARR).The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) facility at Chilbolton Observatory, Hampshire ...
CIMS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for CIMS - Chemical Ionisation Mass Spectrometer.
CIRCCREX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Cirrus Coupled Cloud-Radiation Experiment (CIRCCREX).
Cirrus and Anvils: European Satellite and Airborne Radiation measurements (CAESAR) Project Data from FAAM (Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements) and Chilbolton Observatory   caesar-dataset-collection The CAESAR project aimed to investigate the radiative properties of cirrus cloud over a wide range of wavelengths in combination with airborne in situ measurements of cirrus microphysical propertie...
CLARIFY: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for CLouds and Aerosol Radiative Impacts and Forcing: Year 2016 (CLARIFY-2016).
ClearfLo (Clean Air for London) Project: Meteorology, Composition and Particulate Loading Measurements of London's urban atmosphere   clearflo ClearfLo (Clean Air for London) Project was a collaborative scientific project involving several academic institutions in the UK, which aimed to set up air pollution monitoring sites alongside mete...
Climateprediction.net: collection of simulation outputs   cpdn The Climateprediction.net project is harnessing the spare CPU cycles of tens of thousands of individual users' PCs to run a massive ensemble of climate simulations using the Met Office's Unified Mo...
Climatic Research Unit (CRU) time-series datasets of variations in climate with variations in other phenomena   cru_ts TS (time-series) datasets are month-by-month variation in climate over the last century or so as produced by the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) at the University of East Anglia. These are calculated ...
Climatic Research Unit (CRU) Year-by-Year Variation of Selected Climate Variables by CountrY (CY)   cru_cy The CRU CY datasets consists of country averages at a monthly, seasonal and annual frequency, for ten climate variables in 289 countries. Spatial averages are calculated using area-weighted means. ...
Climatology Interdisciplinary Data Collection (CIDC): Ensemble of Global Marine and Land-Surface Monthly Mean Climate Parameters   CIDC In Autumn 1995, the Goddard Distributed Active Archive Center (GDAAC) compiled the Climatology Interdisciplinary Data Collection (CIDC) to facilitate interdisciplinary studies related to climate an...
Cloud and radiation data collected by the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft deployed as part of the Autumn and Winter Experiments (AUTEX / WINTEX) Project   autex The AUTEX / WINTEX (Autumn and Winter Experiments) project was a Met Office campaign on board the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) aircraft, that collected cloud physics and ra...
Cloud and Water Vapour Experiment (CWAVE) radar, lidar, satellite and model data for the Chilbolton Observatory, Hampshire, UK   cwave CWAVE was a measurement campaign at the CCLRC-Chilbolton Observatory; it supported activities associated with two EC FP5 projects, CLOUDMAP2 and CLOUDNET. A wide range of satellite and ground based...
CLOUDMAP2 project cloud products over Europe from the Along Track Scanning Radiometer 2 (ATSR-2)   CLOUDMAP2 The CLOUDMAP 2 project cloud products include cloud top pressure, height, phase, fraction, effective radius and optical depth derived using a variational analysis method applied to data from the Al...
CLOud Processing of regional Air Pollution advecting over land and sea (CLOPAP) : Airborne Aircraft Measurements of Atmospheric Components Properties as part of the Polluted Troposphere   polltro_clopap CLOud Processing of regional Air Pollution advecting over land and sea (CLOPAP) is a NERC Polluted Troposphere Research Programme project (Round 1 - NER/T/S/2002/00147 - Duration 2002 - 2005) led b...
CLPX-II: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for CLPX-II - Cold Lands Processes eXperiment Part 2 .
Cluster/Ground-Based Data Centre - Auroral Oval Indicators   ao_Indicators This dataset collection contains plots of three new Auroral Activity Indicators. These indicators are calculated similarly to the existing AL index, however, they are specific to three separate lat...
CMIP5 20-Year AR5 Climatology Data for the IPCC DDC   None CMIP5 monthly mean climatology fields matching those given in IPCC WG1 AR5 Annex I: Atlas of Global and Regional Climate Projections, have been calculated for global fields of Specific Humidity, Pr...
CMIP5 20-Year Climatology Data for the IPCC DDC   None CMIP5 monthly mean climatology fields matching those given in IPCC WG1 AR5 Annex I: Atlas of Global and Regional Climate Projections, have been calculated for global fields of Specific Humidity, Pr...
CMIP5 30-Year Climatology Data for the IPCC DDC   None CMIP5 monthly mean climatology fields matching those given in IPCC WG1 AR5 Annex I: Atlas of Global and Regional Climate Projections, have been calculated for global fields of Specific Humidity, Pr...
CMIP5 Climatology Data for the IPCC DDC   None CMIP5 monthly mean climatology fields matching those given in IPCC WG1 AR5 Annex I: Atlas of Global and Regional Climate Projections, have been calculated for global fields of Specific Humidity, Pr...
COALESC: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for COALESC - 2011 Cloud physics and radiation studies.
Coastal Air Pollution (CAP): Atmospheric airborne, surface chemistry and vertical wind profile measurements   cap The Coastal Air Pollution (CAP) field campaigns in 2009 and 2010 (CAP-2009 and CAP-2010 respectively) sought to investigate the impact of local meteorology on coastal air quality and the structure ...
COBRA (impact of COmbined iodine and Bromine Release on the Arctic atmosphere): Air-Surface Interactions Properties measurements from Airborne, Ground-based and Laboratory instrumentation   cobra COBRA (impact of COmbined iodine and Bromine Release on the Arctic atmosphere) is a UK IPY (International Polar Year) consortium that aims to investigate the release mechanisms of iodine in the Arc...
Collection of Met Office Hadley Centre Climate Simulations Data as part of the Climate Impacts LINK Project   OldLINK This dataset contains output data from a number of models from the UK Met Office Hadley Centre which was processed into text files at the Climate Research Unit at the University of East Anglia. The...
Collection of Multi-model Data from the Arctic Predictability and Prediction On Seasonal-to-Interannual Time-scales (APPOSITE) Project   arp-apposite-model How feasible is it to predict Arctic climate at seasonal-to-interannual timescales? As part of the APPOSITE project a multi-model ensemble prediction experiment was conducted in order to answer thi... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/45814db8-56cd-44f2-b3a4-92e41eaaff3f
Collection of Sea Surface Temperature and Sea Ice Coverage Data and Maps as part of the Global Ocean Surface Temperature Atlas Plus (GOSTAplus)   GOSTAplus CD-ROM The Global Ocean Surface Temperature Atlas Plus (GOSTAplus) contains maps of Sea Surface Temperature (SST) climatologies and anomalies, Night Marine Air temperature climatologies and anomalies and ...
Collection of Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Data of the Global Oceans as part of the ESA Climate Change Initiative (CCI)   esa-sst-cci The ESA Sea Surface Temperature Climate Change Initiative (ESA SST CCI) dataset accurately maps the surface temperature of the global oceans over the period 1991 to 2010, using observations from ma...
Combined Measurements of Greenhouse Gases, Ozone-depleting Substances and Related Trace Gases in Contiguous Firn and Ice Profiles as part of the CRYOspheric STudies of Atmospheric Trends (CRYOSTAT) Project   cryostat The CRYOspheric STudies of Atmospheric Trends in stratospherically and radiatively important gases (CRYOSTAT) will undertake the first combined measurements of virtually all significant Greenhouse ...
COMET: Continuous GPS measurements from the Aegean from 2002 to present   None Continuous GPS measurements since 2002 have been made at a number of stations across the Aegean to monitor tectonic movement across the Eastern Mediterranean by the UK's Centre for the Observation ...
CONSTRAIN: surface UV Raman lidar measurements from the Chilbolton Observatory and in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for CONSTRAIN - Cold Cloud Microphysical Parameterisation Studies. The main issues are the pristine ice number concentration, snow evol...
Continuous Cape Verde Atmospheric Observatory Observations   capeverde Data from observations made at the Cape Verde Atmospheric Observatory (CVAO) which exists to advance understanding of climatically significant interactions between the atmosphere and ocean and to p...
Convective and Orographically-induced Precipitation Study (COPS): Airborne and Ground-Based Atmospheric Measurements   COPS The Convective and Orographically-induced Precipitation Study (COPS) was an international field campaign initiated by the German Research Foundation (DFG). This dataset collection contains verti...
Convective Storm Initiation Project (CSIP): surface, remotely sensed and airborne atmospheric measurements collection   csip The Convective Storm Initiation Project (CSIP) aimed to further the understanding of the mechanisms responsible for the initiation of precipitating convection in the maritime environment of souther...
Co-ordinated Airborne Studies in the Tropics (CAST): In-situ airborne, ozonesonde and ground based and atmospheric chemistry measurements   cast The CAST dataset contains data produced by the the NERC Co-ordinated Airborne Studies in the Tropics (CAST) project. CAST was a collaborative initiative with NASA's Airborne Tropical Tropopause Exp...
CORRAL: Historical meteorological recordings from the UK colonial registers and Royal Navy logbook images   CORRAL The UK Colonial Registers and Royal Navy Logbooks (CORRAL) project uses late 18th to early 20th century archive material to enhance the global coverage of daily to sub-daily weather observations b...
COSMICS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for COSMICS - Cold-air Outbreak and sub-Millimetre Ice Cloud Study.
COSPAR International Reference Atmosphere (CIRA-86): Global Climatology of Atmospheric Parameters   cira The COSPAR International Reference Atmosphere (CIRA) provides empirical models of atmospheric temperatures and densities as recommended by the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR). A global climato...
Coupled Ocean Atmosphere and European Climate (COAPEC): Monthly Means of Atmospheric and Oceanic Model Data   COAPEC The COAPEC (Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Processes and European Climate) programme was a 5 year NERC thematic programme designed to examine the variability of the Earth's climate. Interactions between ...
CRUTEM datasets   CRUTEM CRUTEM is a dataset derived from air temperatures near to the land surface recorded at weather stations across all continents of Earth. It has been developed and maintained by the Climatic Research...
Cryogenic Limb Array Etalon Spectrometer (CLAES L3): Vertical temperature profiles and atmospheric particle concentration measurements   CLAES The Cryogenic Limb Array Etalon Spectrometer (CLAES) measured vertical profiles of temperature and concentrations of ozone, methane, water vapour, nitrogen oxides, and other important species, incl...
Data from the Egrett Microphysics Experiment, with Radiation, Lidar and Dynamics campaigns (EMERALD-1 and EMERALD-2), part of the Clouds, Water Vapour and Climate (CWVC) programme   cwvc - emerald The EMERALD projects were airborne measurement campaigns designed to study dynamical, microphysical and infra-red radiative properties of cirrus clouds, using both in-situ and remote measurement te...
Data from the Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment-2 (GOME-2) on-board the Eumetsat Polar System (EPS) MetOp-B Satellite   None Data from the GOME-2 instrument on-board the Eumetsat Polar System (EPS) Metop-B satellite. GOME-2 is a spectrometer that measures both the radiance component of the light reflected by the Sun-illu...
Data from the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) on-board the Eumetsat Polar System (EPS) Metop-B Satellite   None Data from the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) instrument on-board the Eumetsat Polar System Metop-B satellite. The IASI is designed to measure the infrared spectrum emitted by t...
Dataset collection for Fennec automatic weather station (AWS) network in the Sahara during 2011-2013   None Fennec was the NERC consortium project investigating the the role of dust aerosols in the Saharan climate system that ran between 2010-2012. It was lead by the University of Oxford and involved the...
DEHESHYRE: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for DEHESHyrE- Monitoring mass and energy fluxes in a manipulated Mediterranean tree-grass "Dehesa" ecosystem through the i...
DEMINTIR: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for DeMinTIR- Detection of Mineral Surface Parameter and Vegetation status from Airborne Thermal Infra-Red Imagery (DEMINTIR).
DESIRE (Dynamics of the Earth System and the Ice-Core Record): Chemical traces, sea conditions and meteorological model measurements   quest_desire DESIRE (Dynamics of the Earth System and the Ice-Core Record) was part of Theme 2 QUEST (Quantifying and Understanding the Earth System) programme. This dataset collection contains chemical tra...
Detection of Atmospheric Composition Change (NDACC): global remote-sounded stratospheric dynamics and chemical species measurement collection   NDACC The Network for the Detection of Atmospheric Composition Change (NDACC), formely known as the Network for the Detection of Stratospheric Change (NDSC), is a set of high quality, remote-sounding res...
DIAMET: Ensemble of Atmospheric Airborne and Ground-based Measurements including Radar Data   diamet Data from the DIAMET (DIAbatic influences on Mesoscale structures in ExTratropical storms, NE/I005234/1) project, part of the Storms Risk Mitigation NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) rese...
Ditton Park Archive: radio research physical record collection (1898-1981)   Ditton_Pk This dataset collection contains of records chronicling the pioneering radio research work that was carried out at Ditton Park in Slough from 1924 to 1979, and includes various physical artefacts s...
Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE) Radiation Data and Colour Images   ERBE-dataset-collection The Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE) instrument aboard the NASA Earth Radiation Budget Satellite (ERBS) was launched from the Space Shuttle Challenger in October 1984 (STS-41G). The ERBE in...
ECMWF operational analysis: Assimilated Data   ECMWF Operational Analyses Global analyses from the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) from 1994 - present. This dataset collection follows on from the ECMWF Re-Analysis (ERA-15 and ERA-40) datasets w...
EDOCROS: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for EDOCROS - Early detection of crop water and nutritional stress by remotely sensed indicators.
Effective sulphur dioxide (SO2) column amounts from the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) instrument   None Effective sulphur dioxide (SO2) column amounts have been derived from the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) instrument on the METOP-A satellite, by the University of Oxford as par...
EM10_02: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf EM10_02 project.
Emission Spectra Data and Derived Products from the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding (MIPAS) on-board the European Space Agency (ESA) Envisat Satellite   mipas The Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding (MIPAS) is one of the ten instruments onboard the Envisat satellite launched from Kourou (French Guyana) on the 28th February 2002 and ...
Ensemble of 5 Day Air Parcel Back Trajectories Computed by the European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (ECMWF)   ECMWF Trajectories This dataset collection contains datasets of 5 day back trajectories have been computed on a routine basis using analyses from the European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (ECMWF). The ...
Ensemble of Atmospheric Chemical Assimilation Model Output as part of the Cambridge Chemical Assimilation Data, part of the Assimilation of Remote-sensed Data for Applications in the Atmospheric and Oceanographic Sciences (ARDAAOS) program   The Cambridge Chemical Assimil The Cambridge Chemical Assimilation Data was produced as part of the Assimilation of Remote-sensed Data for Applications in the Atmospheric and Oceanographic Sciences (ARDAAOS) Natural Environment ...
Ensemble of Earth-system Modelling Data from the UK-Japan Climate Collaboration (UJCC) Project   UJCC Earth-system modelling data from the UK-Japan Climate Collaboration (UJCC). The project is a joint project between the Hadley Centre (DEFRA) and the NCAS-CGAM (Centre for Global Atmospheric Modelli...
Environmental Baseline Project: Air quality, greenhouse gas, Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and surface meteorological measurements from Kirby Misperton and Little Plumpton   None This dataset collection contains air quality, greenhouse gas, Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and surface meteorological measurements for the Kirby Misperton site and Little Plumpton. British ...
ESA Aerosol Climate Change Initiative (CCI) Dataset Collection   None Datasets of aerosol products produced by the Aerosol project within the ESA Climate Change Initiative (CCI). The primary products produced in the aerosol_cci project are level 2 (daily 10km and...
ESA Antarctic Ice Sheet Climate Change Initiative (Antarctic_Ice_Sheet_cci) Dataset Collection   None Collection of datasets from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Antarctic Ice Sheets Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This is producing long term and reliable climate data records from satel...
ESA Cloud Climate Change Initiative (CCI) Dataset Collection   None This dataset collection contains cloud products produced by the Cloud project within the ESA Climate Change Initiative (CCI). The ultimate objective of the ESA Cloud Climate Change Initiative (...
ESA-DUE GlobAlbedo Broadband Bi-directional Reflectance Distribution Functions (BRDF)   None Spectral BRDF, is the fundamental description of surface reflectance, being the ratio of reflected spectral radiance (Wm-2sr-1nm-1) exiting around a direction vector Ω (relative to a surface no...
ESA Fire Climate Change Initiative (Fire CCI) Dataset Collection   None The ESA Fire Climate Change Initiative (Fire CCI) project is producing long-term datasets of burned area information from satellites, as part of the ESA Climate Change Initiative. The data is of us...
ESA Glaciers Climate Change Initiative (Glaciers CCI) Dataset Collection   None The ESA Glaciers Climate Change Initiative (CCI) dataset consists of data produced by the ESA CCI Glaciers Project. The main objective of the Glaciers_cci project is to contribute to the efforts...
ESA Greenhouse Gases Climate Change Initiative (GHG_cci) dataset collection   None The Greenhouse Gases Climate Change Initiative (GHG_cci) data products are near-surface-sensitive dry-air column-averaged mole fractions (mixing ratios) of methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2), c...
ESA Greenland Ice Sheet Climate Change Initiative (Greenland Ice Sheet CCI) Dataset Collection   None The Greenland Ice Sheet CCI project aims to maximize the impact of ESA satellite data on climate research, by analysing data from ESA Earth Observation missions such as ERS, Envisat, CryoSat, GRACE...
ESA Land Cover Climate Change Initiative (Land Cover CCI) Dataset Collection   None The Land Cover CCI has generated a number of data products as part of its Climate Data Research Package. These consist of: - 3 global LC maps representative for the 1998-2002, 2003-2007 and 200...
ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean Colour CCI) Dataset Collection   None Datasets produced by the Ocean Colour project of the ESA Climate Change Inititative (CCI). The Ocean Colour CCI is producing long-term multi-sensor time-series of satellite ocean-colour data wi...
ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 1.0 Data   None A collection of Version 1.0 datasets produced by the Ocean Colour project of the ESA Climate Change Inititative (CCI). The Ocean Colour CCI is producing long-term multi-sensor time-series of sa... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/E32FEB53-5DB1-44BC-8A09-A6275BA99407
ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 2.0 Data   None A collection of Version 2.0 datasets produced by the Ocean Colour project of the ESA Climate Change Inititative (CCI). The Ocean Colour CCI is producing long-term multi-sensor time-series of sa... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/b0d6b9c5-14ba-499f-87c9-66416cd9a1dc
ESA Ocean Colour Climate Change Initiative (Ocean_Colour_cci): Version 3.1 Data   None This collection contains version 3.1 datasets produced by the Ocean Colour project of the ESA Climate Change Inititative (CCI). The Ocean Colour CCI is producing long-term multi-sensor time-ser... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/9c334fbe6d424a708cf3c4cf0c6a53f5
ESA Ozone Climate Change Initiative (Ozone CCI) Dataset Collection   None Datasets of ozone products produced by the ozone project within the ESA Climate Change Initiative (CCI). The project focuses on developing, delivering and characterizing a number of ozone ECV data...
ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (Sea Ice CCI) Dataset Collection   None Collection of datasets from the ESA Sea Ice Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. The Sea Ice CCI is developing improved and validated timeseries of ice concentration for the Arctic and Antarc...
ESA Sea Level Climate Change Initiative (Sea Level CCI) dataset collection   None As part of the European Space Agency's (ESA) Climate Change Initiative (CCI) programme, the Sea Level CCI project has produced a set of gridded multi-satellite merged products relating to the Sea L...
ESA Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (Soil_Moisture_cci): Version 02.1 data collection   None Soil Moisture data (version 02.1) from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This dataset collection contains three surface soil moisture dataset... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/f4f77c55fd304ada9bfe2195927a053b
ESA Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (Soil_Moisture_cci): Version 02.2 data collection   None Soil Moisture data (version 02.2) from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This dataset collection contains three surface soil moisture dataset... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/3729b3fbbb434930bf65d82f9b00111c
ESA Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (Soil_Moisture_cci): Version 03.2 data collection   None Soil Moisture data (version 03.2) from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This dataset collection contains three surface soil moisture dataset... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/d2eea061026240eb8a2f9cc64a691338
ESA Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (Soil_Moisture_cci): Version 03.3 data collection   None Soil Moisture data (version 03.3) from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This dataset collection contains three surface soil moisture dataset... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/b810601740bd4848b0d7965e6d83d26c
ESA Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (Soil_Moisture_cci): Version 04.2 data collection   None Soil Moisture data (version 04.2) from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This dataset collection contains three surface soil moisture dataset... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/3a8a94c3fa464d68b6d70df291afd457
ESA Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (Soil_Moisture_cci): Version 05.2 data collection   None Soil Moisture data (version 05.2) from the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project. This dataset collection has not yet been released, as it is still be...
ESA Soil Moisture (SM) Climate Change Initiative (CCI) Dataset Collection   None As part of the European Space Agency's (ESA) Soil Moisture Climate Change Initiative (CCI) project, three surface soil moisture datasets have been created. The 'Active' and 'Passive' products have ...
ESA Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and Advanced-SAR (ASAR) radar backscatter measurements   esasar The European Space Agency's (ESA) Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) instruments have been flown on board ERS-1, ERS-2 and the Advanced SAR (ASAR) on board Envisat satellite. The ERS-1, ERS-2 and Envis...
ET12_14: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf ET12_14 project.
ET12_17: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf ET12_17 project.
ET12_18: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf ET12_18 project.
EU09_06: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf EU09_06 project.
EU12_12: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf EU12_12 project.
EUCAARI: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for EUCAARI-LONGREX (European Integrated Project on Aerosol Cloud Climate and Air Quality Interactions).
EUCLEIA: European Climate and weather Events: Interpretation and Attribution   eucleia-collection Data for EUCLEIA consists of the following simulations that have been produced with HadGEM3-A (N216 L85): - two 15 member multi-decadal stochastic physics ensemble simulations (ALL and NAT) span...
EUFAR10_01: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for AIMWETLAB - Aerial imaging of the wetlands of Lake Balaton and the Kis-Balaton (EUFAR10_01).
EUFAR10_02: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for AIRES-CZM - USING AIRBORNE REMOTE SENSING FOR IMPROVED COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT (EUFAR10_02).
EUFAR10_03: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for A.NEW - Airborne observations of Nonlinear Evolution of internal Waves generated by internal (tidal) be...
EUFAR10_06: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for ARMSRACE - Archaeological and Relief Modeling of the Sárvíz valley for Reconstruction of Ancient Climat...
EUFAR10_07: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for ADDRESSS - ADvanced Digital REmote sensing in Ecology and earth Sciences Summer School (EUFAR10_07).
EUFAR11_02: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for SVALBD_PGLACIAL2- Influence of climate change on paraglacial and glacial landscape evolution in Svalbar...
EUFAR11_03: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for HYMEDECOS-Erosion- HYperspectral monitoring of MEDiterranean ECOSystems: Soil erosion and water/suspend...
EUFAR11_04: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for HyMedEcos-Gradients - Hyperspectral monitoring of Mediterranean ecosystems: gradients of land degrada...
EUFAR11_06: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for DeInVader - Tracing the invasion of an exotic tree species in protected West-Mediterranean dune ecosys...
EUFAR11_07: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for SEDMEDHY- Soil Erosion Detection within MEDiterranean agricultural areas using HYperspectral data (EU...
EUFAR12_02: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for ICELAND_DEBRISFLOWS- A Study of the Hazard and Geomorphic Change Caused by Debris Flows in Iceland (EUF...
EUFAR15_18: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for AHSPECT- Agriculture-Health-SPECTrometry (EUFAR15_18).
EUFAR15_28: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for ISOTHERM- Ice SnOw vegetation HypERspecTral Measurements (EUFAR15_28).
EUFAR15_38: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for MEDhy^2CON- MEDiterranean HYdrological and HYperspectral monitoring of landscape CONnectivity in contra...
EUFAR15_48: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for HIDHAZ_N_ICELAND- The hidden hazard of melting ground-ice in Northern Iceland (EUFAR15_48).
EUFAR15_58: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for HOLUHRAUN_HAZ- Assessing the hazard and testing our understanding of environmental and geophysical resp...
EUFAR15_68: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for HYMOSENS2: rivers HYdroMOrphological characterization by high-resolution remote SENSing data (EUFAR15_68).
EUFAR: Airborne in-situ atmospheric and hyperspectral data collection from funded flight campaigns   EUFAR European Facility for Airborne Research in Environmental and Geo-sciences 2 (EUFAR 2) is an Integrating Activity of the 7th Framework Program of the European Commission following three previous con...
Euroclim500 - Causes of change in European mean and extreme climate over the past 500 years: climate variable output from HadCM3 numerical model   euroclim500 Numerical climate output from the HadCM3 climate model simulation runs for the NERC funded Euroclim500 project: Causes of change in European mean and extreme climate over the past 500 years. These...
European Arctic Stratospheric Ozone Experiment (EASOE): Airborne and Ground-Station Measurements of Meteorological Parameters   EASOE The European Arctic Stratospheric Ozone Experiment (EASOE) was undertaken in the northern winter of 1991-92 to study the processes in the Arctic which lead to ozone destruction and their connection...
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) 15-year re-analysis (ERA-15) model data   ecmwf-era The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) has provided global atmospheric analyses from its archive for many years. The ERA-15 Re-analysis project was devised in response to wi...
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) 40-year Re-Analysis (ERA-40) model data   ecmwf-e40 The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) ERA-40 Re-Analysis Project consists of a number of climate datasets spanning the period mid-1957 to August 2002 using a consistent mod...
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) Re-Analysis Interim (ERA-Interim) model data   ecmwf-era-interim ERA-Interim is the latest European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) global atmospheric reanalysis of the period 1989 to present. This follows on from the ERA-15 and ERA-40 re-analy...
European eXport of Precursors and Ozone by long-Range Transport (EXPORT) project: Aircraft Photochemical Measurements   EXPORT The primary objective of the European eXport of Precursors and Ozone by long-Range Transport (EXPORT) project is to characterise and quantify the photochemical air pollution both forming over Europ...
European Incoherent Scatter Scientific Association (EISCAT) data   eiscat_data Complete data from the EISCAT (European Incoherent Scatter) Scientific Association in northern Scandinavia. From 1981 onwards.
European Space Agency (ESA) GlobSnow Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) v2.0 products   esa-globsnow-v2.0 The GlobSnow SWE product is the first satellite based daily SWE dataset for the non-alpine northern hemisphere that extends from 1979 to 2014. The previous existing daily SWE records have spanned a...
EUSTACE: Collection of products from the EUSTACE (EU Surface Temperature for All Corners of Earth) project   None The EUSTACE (EU Surface Temperature for All Corners of Earth) project is an EU Horizon 2020 project, producing daily estimates of surface air temperature since 1850 across the globe for the first t...
EXMIX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for EXMIX Project Details.
EXSCALABAR: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for EXtinction, SCattering and Absorption of Light for AirBorne Aerosol Research (EXSCALABAR).
Eyjafjallajokull Volcanic Ash Cloud Measurements and Imagery   volc_ash_0410 The Icelandic Volcano, Eyjafjallajokull, started erupting on 14th April 2010. The volcanic ash cloud produced covered much of Northern Europe for several weeks causing extensive disruption to air t...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the CCOntrails Spreading into Cirrus (COSIC) Project   cosic The ultimate aim of the CCOntrails Spreading into Cirrus (COSIC) project is, for the first time, to build a physically based parameterization of aviation induced cirrus to determine its role in cli...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Continuum Absorption in the Visible and Infrared and its Atmospheric Relevance (CAVIAR) project   caviar The Continuum Absorption in the Visible and Infrared and its Atmospheric Relevance (CAVIAR) campaign will use instruments on board the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) BAe-146 ...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Contrail Forecast Verification Experiment (COVEX)   covex The Contrail Forecast Verification Experiment (COVEX) was a Met Office experiment to validate the new contrail forecasting techniques based on engine parameters and environmental conditions. It was...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Dust and Biomass EXperiment (DABEX)   dabex The Dust And Biomass EXperiment, (DABEX), based in Niamey, Niger in early 2006, investigates the radiative effect of dust and biomass aerosols emitted from the Sahara/Sahelian regions. The interact...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the European AQUA Thermodynamic Experiment (EAQUATE)   eaquate The European AQUA Thermodynamic Experiment (EAQUATE) was a study of the atmosphere, the land surface and the ocean surface by means of a range of airborne high resolution souders, in conjunction wi...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Flux Experiment (FLUXEX)   fluxex The FLUXEX (Flux Experiment) project was an experiment to establish the fluxes of many ozone depleting gases (CFCs, HCFCs, halons) and greenhouse gases (HFCs, PFCs, SF6) from the UK. Its aim was to...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Ice and Precipitation Initiation in Cumulus (ICEPIC) Project   icepic The Ice and Precipitation Initiation in Cumulus (ICEPIC) was a research project to understand and quantify the formation and growth of ice particles in cumulus congestus clouds by combining airborn...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Ice Nuclearisation in Wave Clouds (NU-WAVE) Project   nu-wave The Met Office NU-WAVE (Ice Nuclearisation in Wave Clouds) project aimed at studying ice crystal nucleation in orographic wave clouds. NU_WAVE was to study the nucleation of ice crystals in orograp...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the LAND EMISSivity (LAND MISS) experiment   land-emiss The LAND EMISSivity experiment (LAND EMISS) aimed to study the thermal infrared emissivity of a range of different land surface types using the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM)...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Production of Ozone of South-east England (POSE) Project   pose Measurements were made using the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft throughout the troposphere in the locality of the Tropospheric Organic Chemistry (TORCH) field campaign in Writtle, Essex to determine the inf...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Rain in Cumulus over the Ocean (RICO) Project   rico The Rain in Cumulus over the Ocean (RICO) was a US-led international project to study trade wind cumulus clouds in the Caribbean. The main objective was to characterise and understand the propertie...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the Terrain-induced Rotor EXperiment (T-REX)   t-rex T-REX (Formerly SWRP - Sierra Wave Rotor Project) was a joint American/European project that took measurements of strong gravity wave activity and associated rotor activity beneath the waves in the...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the VOCALS-UK [VAMOS (Variability of the American Monsoon System) Ocean Cloud Atmosphere Land Study Regional Experiment] Project   faam_vocals The VOCALS [VAMOS (Variability of the American Monsoon System) Ocean Cloud Atmosphere Land Study Regional Experiment] campaign was a large multi-national field campaign that has been established to...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) flights   faam-flights The FAAM is a large atmospheric research BAE-146 aircraft, run jointly by the NERC and the UK Met Office. It has been in operation since March 2004 and is at the scientists' disposal through a sche...
Facility for Airborne Atmospheric measurements (FAAM) - Joint Airborne IASI (Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer) Validation Experiment (JAIVEX) Measurements   jaivex The Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) instrument was launched on the METOP satellite in October 2006 (delayed from April 2006). The European Organisation for the Exploitation of M...
FENNEC: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None Fennec -The Saharan Climate System was a NERC consortium project 2010-2012 lead by the University of Oxford and involving the Universities of Leeds, Reading, Sussex and the Met Office. The aim ...
FireMAFS (Fire Modelling and Forecasting System)   quest_firemafs FireMAFS was led by Prof Martin Wooster (Kings College, London) as part of QUEST Theme 3 (Quantifying and Understanding the Earth System) project. This dataset collection contains the MODIS Land...
Firn Record of Trace Gases Relevant to Atmospheric Chemical Change over 100 yrs (FIRETRACC/100)   firetracc This data was collected as a result of the FIRETRACC/100 (Firn Record of Trace Gases Relevant to Atmospheric Chemical Change over 100 yrs) project conducted in 1998 and 1999. The FIRETRACC project ...
Flood Risk for Extreme Events (FREE): Historical Rainfall Data and Maps from the Quantifying Flood Risk of Extreme Events using Density Forecasts Based on a New Digital Archive and Weather Ensemble Predictions Project   free_quantifying The Quantifying Flood Risk of Extreme Events using Density Forecasts Based on a New Digital Archive and Weather Ensemble Predictions Project is a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Flood R...
Flood Risk for Extreme Events (FREE): Radiosonde, Wind Profiles Data and Model Output from the Exploitation of new data sources, data assimilation and ensemble techniques for storm and flood forecasting project   free_exploitation The Exploitation of new data sources, data assimilation and ensemble techniques for storm and flood forecasting Project is a NERC Flood Risk for Extreme Events (FREE) Research Programme project (Ro...
Flood Risk for Extreme Events (FREE) The Flood Action Team (FLoAT) project: Aerial images corresponding to the June/July 2007 Flood Events in the UK   free_float The Flood Action Team (FLoAT) project is intended to collate a variety of data collected during the June and July 2007 Flood events in the UK (e.g. Tewkesbury event in 2007). This project is funded...
Fundacion Entropika High Resolution Monthly Means of Atmospheric Variables over the Amazon Basin   fe-amazon While the Amazon rainforest area has a known effect on precipitation and global water vapour circulation, it is still poorly understood. This is in part due to the lack and inconsistency in atmosph...
GASPOL: Airborne and In-situ Measurements of Atmospheric Chemical Species and Meteorological Parameters   urgent_gaspol The NERC URGENT thematic programme was set up to integrate urban environmental research across the geological, ecological, freshwater and atmospheric sciences. It worked in partnership with city au...
GAUGE (Greenhouse gAs UK and Global Emissions) project : airborne atmospheric measurement data collection   None Collection of data produced by the GAUGE (Greenhouse gAs Uk and Global Emissions) Project. The GAUGE project aimed to produce robust estimates of the UK Greenhouse Gas budget, using new and exis...
GB12_04: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf GB12_04 project.
GB12_05: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf GB12_05 project.
GB12_06: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf GB12_06 project.
GB12_07: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf GB12_07 project.
GEOMAD: in-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for GEOMAD - Measuring the geoid over Madeira.
Geomagnetic Indices Reports   geomagnetic_ind This dataset collection consists of paper reports of various geomagnetic indices, global and local, from a range of observatories. Date ranges vary and all datasets are no longer updated as paper r...
Geophysical Parameters and Indices Database   Geophys Database of Geophysical parameters/indices covering the whole Solar-Terrestrial environment from 1932 onward. These are solar and interplanetary parameters, as well as geomagnetic indices and ionos...
Geostationary Earth Radiation Budget (GERB): Solar and thermal radiation Data   GERB The Geostationary Earth Radiation Budget (GERB) instrument makes accurate measurements of the Earth Radiation Budget. It was specifically designed to be mounted on a geostationary satellite and was...
GERBIL: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for GERBIL - GERB Intercomparison of Longwave Radiation.
Global 10 Year Monthly Climatology and Monthly Composites of Phytoplankton Size Class from SeaWiFS Analyses as part of the National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) Theme 2 Sub-theme 6   PSC_nceo_T2 This dataset collection contains a 10 year monthly climatology and monthly composites of the fractional contributions of three phytoplankton size classes (micro-, nano- and picoplankton) over the g...
Global Cloud and Aerosol Dataset Produced by the Global Retrieval of ATSR Cloud Parameters and Evaluation (GRAPE) Project as part of the Clouds, Water Vapour and Climate (CWVC) Programme   cwvc-grape The aim of the GRAPE project was to produce a global cloud and aerosol dataset using a state-of-the-art physical retrieval of the entire duration of the Along Track Scanning Radiometer 2 (ATSR-2) m...
Global maps of monthly self-calibrating Palmer Drought Severity Index (scPDSI) based on Climatic Research Unit Time Series (CRU TS) data   pdsi PDSI consists of global maps of monthly self-calibrating Palmer Drought Severity Index (scPDSI) which have been calculated for selected periods of time based on the CRU TS data sets. The PDSI data...
Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment-2 (GOME-2): Vertical Profiles of Ozone and other Trace Gases   gome-2 The Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment–2 (GOME–2), is an optical spectrometer, fed by a scan mirror which enables across–track scanning in nadir, as well as sideways viewing for polar coverage and ...
Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment (GOME): Vertical Profiles of Ozone and other Trace Gases   GOME The Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment (GOME) was an instrument aboard ERS-2. The main scientific objective of the GOME mission is to measure the global distribution of ozone and several trace gase...
Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) Project: Marine Observations   GLOSS The Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS) is an international programme co-ordinated by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) for the establishment of high quality global and reg...
Global Vegetation Height Frequency Distributions from the ICESAT GLAS instrument produced as part of the National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO)   None This dataset collection provides global (between 60 S and 80 N) vegetation height (or object height) frequency distributions per half by half degree longitude and latitude derived from ICESAT Geosc...
GloboLakes: high-resolution global limnology data   None This dataset collection holds high-resolution datasets related to in-land water for limnology (study of in-land waters) and remote sensing applications. These were produced by the Department of Met...
GloCAEM: Atmospheric electric potential gradient measurements   None Global Coordination of Atmospheric Electricity Measurements (GloCAEM) project brought these experts together to make the first steps towards an effective global network for FW atmospheric electrici...
Greenhouse Effect Detection Experiment (GEDEX): Global Climate Change Datasets   GEDEX The objective of the Greenhouse Effect Detection Experiment (GEDEX) was to assemble and document existing data for the analysis of global climate change and to distribute these data to promote furt...
Greenland Flow Distortion EXperiment (GFDex): In-situ Observations of High-impact Weather Systems and Their Associated Air-sea Fluxes in the Coastal Seas of Greenland   gdfex The Greenland Flow Distortion EXperiment, based in Keflavik, Iceland, took place during February 2007. Its aim was to improve the understanding and ability to predict interactions between the atmos...
Ground-based, radiosonde and aircraft data from the Orographic Flows and the Climate of the Antarctic Peninsula (OFCAP) project   ofcap-dataset-collection Ground-based Automatic weather station (AWS), Radiosonde and British Antarctic Survey (BAS) Masin twin-otter aircraft data collected on and around the Antarctic Peninsula during the NERC-funded Oro...
HABLAKES: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for HABlakes - Spectral characterization of harmful algal blooms in Mantua lakes (Italy) (HABLAKES).
HadCRUT4: gridded dataset of global historical surface temperature anomalies   HadCRUT4 HadCRUT4 is a gridded dataset of global historical surface temperature anomalies, relative to a 1961-1990 reference period. Data are available for each month since January 1850, on a 5 degree g...
HadISD: global sub-daily station data for climate extremes   HadISD HadISD is a station based dataset comprising 6103 stations covering 1973-present. These stations are a subset of the stations available in the Integrated Surface Database (ISD), and are ones sele...
HadISDH: global land surface humidity data   HadISDH HadISDH is a global surface humidity dataset based on the quality controlled sub-daily land station HadISD dataset. It is available as a gridded product. Quality controlled and homogenised month...
Hadley Centre Coupled, Version 3 (HadCM3) Control Run Model Data   hadcm3con Numerical model data from the Hadley Centre coupled model (HadCM3) Control Run. Please note that these data have now been superceeded by the data from the main BADC HadCM3 archive. The current data...
Halogen Occultation Experiment (HALOE): Global Stratospheric and Mesospheric Profiles of Pressure, Temperature and Chemical Composition   HALOE The Halogen Occultation Experiment (HALOE) is one of 10 instruments aboard the Upper Research Satellite (UARS). The HALOE instrument was built by an instrument team based at NASA Langley and launch...
HiGEM (High Resolution Global Environmental Modelling) Simulation Results   higem HiGEM (High Resolution Global Environmental Modelling) is a UK programme in between NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) and the Hadley Centre of the Met Office. The aim is to advance in the...
High accuracy line intensity data for carbon dioxide   hi-acc-co2-coll High accuracy line intensity for carbon dioxide project was NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) funded. The aim of the project was to provide an accurate theoretical solution to the problem...
High-End cLimate Impacts and eXtremes (HELIX): McArthur Forest Fire Danger Index (FFDI) and the Angström Index fire indices for 2061 - 2070.   None The High-End cLimate Impacts and eXtremes (HELIX) project has calculated fire danger for the period 2061 to 2070 under two different climate change scenarios to assess the change in fire danger at ...
HIgh Resolution Global Distributions of Temperature, Clouds, Aerosols, and 10 Trace Species Data from the High Resolution Dynamics Limb Sounder (HIRDLS) instrument measurements   hirdls HIRDLS was a joint US-UK development effort, with sponsorship by the British National Space Centre and the Natural Environment Research Council in the UK, and by NASA in the US. HIRDLS was an mid-i...
HILBILLY: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for HiLBilly- Hyperspectral imaging of lake biogeochemical properties in optically-complex systems (HILBILLY).
HiTemp: High Density Temperature and Meteorological measurements within the Urban Birmingham Conurbation.   None The NERC-funded HiTemp project was conducted by the Birmingham Urban Climate Laboratory (BUCL) research team to examine Birmingham's Urban Heat Island (UHI). The project operated a high density air...
HITRAN (high-resolution transmission) molecular absorption database, part of the Clouds, Water Vapour and Climate (CWVC) program   cwvc-hitrn The aim of HITRAN (high-resolution transmission molecular absorption database) was to characterise the amount and wavelength-dependence of absorption by water vapour and other atmospheric species. ...
Hourly climate data from 23 stations on Kilimanjaro (East Africa) over three years - Version 1.0   kilimanjaro-climate Data were collected under the NERC funded project - The role of land-use change on influencing mountain climate on Kilimanjaro, East Africa (NE/J013366/1) - lead by Dr Nicholas Pepin (University of... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/10ca2f67-1da5-4d4f-854b-dd2895846edb
Hydrological Radar Experiment (HYREX): Radar, Raingauge and Model Forecast data on the Brue catchment in Southwest England   HYREX The Hydrological Radar Experiment (HYREX) was a UK Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Special Topic which ran from May 1993 to April 1997. The broad aim of HYREX was to gain a better under...
HYMOUNTECOS: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for HyMountEcos- Hyperspectral Remote Sensing for Mountain Ecosystems (HYMOUNTECOS).
HYMOWEB: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for HYMOWEB- HYperspectral MOnitoring of the Water and Energy Balance.
HYPERFOREST: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for HyperForest - Advanced airborne hyperspectral remote sensing to support forest management (HYPERFOREST).
HYPERSTRESS: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for HYPERSTRESS - Use of high spatial and spectral resolution imagery to estimate water stress levels in citrus orchards.
HYPPOS: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for HYPPOS- HYdrodynamic control of Primary Producers in Optically Shallow fluvial lakes .
ICARE-QAD: in-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for icare-QUAD- Quality of Airborne Data (ICARE-QAD).
Improved Air Quality Forecasting (ISB52): LIDAR measurements and Reports   isb52 This dataset collection contains data from the ISB52 Improved Air Quality Forecasting project. The aim of the project was to develop a better understanding of air flow within the atmospheric bounda...
Improved Stratospheric and Mesospheric Sounder (ISAMS) Vertical Profiles of Temperature and Atmospheric Constituents   ISAMS The Improved Stratospheric and Mesospheric Sounder (ISAMS) measured vertical profiles of temperature and a number of atmospheric constituents. ISAMS was built by an instrument team based at Oxford ...
IMROM: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for EUFAR IMROM project.
INCOMPASS: radiosonde and in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None Radiosonde and in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Interaction of Convective Organization and Monsoon Precipitation, Atmosphere, Surface and Sea (INCOMPASS).
Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) data taken on-board the Eumetsat Polar System (EPS) Metop-A Satellite   iasi This dataset collection contains measurements from Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) instrument on-board the Eumetsat Polar System Metop-A satellite. The IASI is designed to measu...
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Data Distribution Centre (IPCC DDC) holdings   ipcc-ddc The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Data Distribution Centre provides four main types of data and guidance: 1. Observed Climate Data Sets; 2. Global Climate Model Data; 3. Socio...
International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project: ISCCP-D1, ISCCP-D2 and ISCCP-C2 cloud products dataset collection   None The International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project (ISCCP) was based at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York. ISCCP was sponsored by the World Climate Research Programme for the p...
International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project Initiative II (ISLSCP2): Multiple Resolution of a 17-year Record of the Fourier-Adjusted, Sensor and Solar Zenith Angle Corrected, Interpolated, Reconstructed (FASIR) Adjusted Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) and Derived Biophysical Parameter Fields   avhrr_fasir The Fourier-Adjusted, Sensor and Solar zenith angle corrected, Interpolated, Reconstructed (FASIR) adjusted Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) dataset was detected with the Advanced Very...
International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project, Initiative II (ISLSCP II) Dataset   islscp2 The International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project (ISLSCP) has the lead role in addressing land-atmosphere interactions - process modelling, data retrieval algorithms, field experiment d...
International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project - Initiative I (ISLSCP I) Dataset   ISLSCP The International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project was established in 1983 under the United Nation's Environmental Programme to promote the use of satellite data for the global land surfa...
International Transport of Ozone and Precursors (ITOP-UK): Atmospheric Chemical Measurements and Analyses   itop-uk Study of intercontinental transport of air pollutants by means of coordinated flights over the East coast of North America, the Azores and the West coast of Europe. ITOP was a component of the Inte...
Interrogating Trees as Archives of Environmental Sulphur Variability Project: Sulphur Dendrochemistry measurement collection from trees in Italy and in the UK   rm2010-sulphur-tree-rings Sulphur is an element which is fixed within the woody tissues during growth and can be used with certainty for environmental reconstruction. That sulphur should be the element which is fixed wit...
Ionosonde: ionograms, films, reports   ionospheric_data An ionosonde is a special radar for the examination of the ionosphere. The transmitter sweeps all or part of the HF frequency range, transmitting short pulses. These pulses are reflected at various...
ISMAR: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for ISMAR Test flight: International Sub-Millimetre Airborne Radiometer.
I-WAKE2: in-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for i-WAKE2- island-induced WAKE dynamics (I-WAKE2).
JET2000 Project: Airborne Measurements and Synoptic Observations of the African Easterly Jet (AEJ)   JET2000 The African Easterly Jet (AEJ) is part of a climatic system which is of critical importance to African and global weather and climate, but is poorly observed and not well represented in model analy...
LADUNEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for EUFAR Lagrangian Dust Source Inversion Experiment (LADUNEX).
Land Cover Map 2000 Data for the NCAVEO UK Calibration/Validation Test Sites   ncaveo_lcm2000 Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH) Land Cover Map 2000 data are for use at the Network for Calibration And Validation of Earth Observations (NCAVEO) calibration/validation (cal/val) test sites ...
Landmap: Elevation Earth Observation Collection   None The elevation data collected by the Landmap project consist of a 5m resolution Digital Terrain Model (DTM) for England and Wales (Bluesky) and Scotland (GetMapping), a 2m resolution Digital Surface...
Landmap: Features Earth Observation Collection   None The Landmap project features data collection consists of building heights, classes of buildings (including place names) for the main conurbations of the UK, and Kinematic GPS (KGPS) data for over 6...
Landmap: Optical Earth Observation Collection   None The optical data collected by Landmap consist of Advanced Near InfraRed Radiometer type 2 (AVNIR-2), Colour InfraRed (CIR), Disaster Monitoring Constellation (DMC), Landsat 4/5, Landsat 7, Near Inf...
Landmap: Radar Earth Observation Collection   None The radar data collected by the Landmap project consist of data from ERS (European Remote Sensing) Satellites 1 and 2 from 1995 to 1999, ENVISAT ASAR (Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar) (available ...
Landmap: Thermal imagery of England   None Thermal imagery for selected areas of England was taken by a FLIR SC 6000 HS thermal camera mounted on a specially designed survey aircraft over the course of 2009 and 2010 by The GeoInformation Gr...
Landsat 4 and 5 Thematic Mapper (TM) imagery collection   landsat45tm Landsat 4 and Landsat 5 carry both the TM (thematic mapper) and the MSS (multi-spectral scanner) sensors, though routine collection of MSS data was terminated in late 1992. The satellites orbit at ...
Landsat 7 Enhanced Thematic Mapper plus (ETM+) imagery collection   landsat7etm The Landsat 7 program uses the Enhanced Thematic Mapper plus (ETM+) and provides contiguous data from Landsat 1 program from the early 1970's to present (2012). Landsat-7 is the most recent of the ...
Landsat 8 Operational Land Imager (OLI) and Thermal Infrared Sensor (TIR): Land remote sensing data   None The Landsat 8 mission was a collaboration between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) which ensures the continued availability of...
LANFEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Local And Non local Fog Experiment (LANFEX).
Limb Infra-red Monitor of the Stratosphere (LIMS) Instrument: Vertical Profiles of Temperature and Concentration of Ozone, Water Vapour, Nitrogen Dioxide, and Nitric Acid   LIMS Infrared radiances from the Limb Infrared Monitor of the Stratosphere (LIMS) instrument, mounted on the Nimbus-7 satellite, were stored on a Radiance Archive Tape (RAT). RAT data was used to derive...
Long Time Series of Global Thermal Infra-red Imagery of the Earth as part of the Cloud Archive User Service (CLAUS) Project   CLAUS Global Brightness Temperature imagery from the Cloud Archive User Service (CLAUS) project. This project produced a long time-series of global thermal infra-red imagery of the Earth using data from ...
MACSSIMIZE: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Measurements of Arctic Clouds, Snow, and Sea Ice nearby the Marginal Ice ZonE (MACSSIMIZE).
MAGIC: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for MAGIC.
Magnetometer   None Magnetometer
MAMM: Airborne Methane and Other Greenhouse Gases Measurements   ARP-MAMM-coll The Methane and other greenhouse gases in the Artic - Measurements, process studies and Modelling (MAMM) project was a consortium as part of the NERC Artic Research Programme. This project used a r...
MarQUEST (Marine Biogeochemistry and Initiative in QUEST): Ocean optical and plankton model measurements   quest_marquest MarQUEST was led by Prof Andrew Watson (UEA), with 15 co-investigators at UEA/BAS, the Universities of Southampton, Essex, and Reading, and from the Plymouth Marine Laboratory and Proudman Oceanogr...
Mars Analysis Correction Data Assimilation (MACDA) Data Collection   None This dataset collection contains basic gridded atmospheric and surface variables for the planet Mars over three Martian years (a martian year is 1.88 terrestrial years), as produced by data assimil...
MARVAL: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Maritime Validation (MARVAL).
Measurement of H2O Absorption Cross-Sections funded by the European Space Agency (ESA)   ESA Water Vapour The 'Measurement of H2O Absorption Cross-Sections for the Exploitation of GOME’ project is a European Space Agency (ESA) funded study. The GOME and SCIAMACHY instruments are downward-viewing satel...
Measurements from the Effective Atmospheric Angular Momentum (EAAM) project   EAAM The Effective Atmospheric Angular Momentum (EAAM) is a combined project from the Met Office and the European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (ECMWF). The data is of 3 angular momentum c...
Measurements of N2O5, ClNO2, HCOOH, HNO3 and HCN at the Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory   None Chemical ionisation mass spectrometer (CIMS) measurements of N2O5, ClNO2 and other halogenated species to understand the overall oxidation budget at the Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory rural mari...
MEdium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS) Level 3 Terrestrial Chlorophyll Index (MTCI) Data from the European Space Agency (ESA) Envisat Satellite   meris_l3_mtci Global and regional composite (Level 3) products of the MEdium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS) Level 2 geophysical data are generated by the UK Multi-Mission Product Archive Facility (UK-MM...
MEdium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS) on-board the European Space Agency (ESA) Envisat Satellite: Global Radiances, Sea Colour, Ocean Chlorophyll Content, Sediment and Cloud Parameters   meris The Medium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS) is one of the ten instruments on board the Envisat satellite launched on the 28th of February 2002 from Kourou (French Guyana) and operated by the...
Meteosat Geostationary Satellites First Generation: Visible, Infra-Red and Water Vapour Images over Europe   meteosat Meteosat-7 and its predecessors were the first generation of earth observation dedicated geostationary satellites located at 36000 km above the intersection of the Equator and the Greenwich Meridia...
Meteosat Second Generation (MSG) Geostationnary Satellites: Visible, Infra-Red and Water Vapour Images and Derived Data Products over the world   msg Meteosat Second Generation is operated by EUMETSAT and provides almost continuous images to meteorologists and researchers in Europe and around the world. It incorporates significant enhancements i...
Met Office Cyclone database   ukmo-cyclones Data from the Met Office's Cyclone Database, consisting of flat files from the database covering 2000-2005 with associated charts. The database holds lists of cyclones, their types and structural i...
Met Office Global Ice coverage and Sea Surface Temperatures (GISST), and Monthly night marine air temperature/SST anomalies (MOHMATN4)/(MOHSST6) Data (1856-2006)   Met Office - GISST This collection of datasets contains Sea Surface Temperature climatologies (GISST, Version 2.3b - This dataset is an updated version of GISST2.2 available on the GOSTAplus CD-Rom) and anomalies (MO...
Met Office Globally gridded radiosonde temperature anomalies HadAT Datasets (1958-2012)   Met Office - HadAT The HadAT data are global radiosonde gridded temperature anomalies at standard levels (850, 700, 500, 300, 200, 150, 100, 50, and 30hPa) in the troposphere and in the lower stratosphere from 1958 t...
Met Office Global Radiosonde Data   Met Office - Global Radiosonde Standard resolution radiosonde data from worldwide upper air stations over the period 1997 - present (Some European stations are available from 1990). The dataset consists of vertical profiles of t...
Met Office Global Radiosonde Gridded Temperature Anomalies (1958-July 2004) (HadRT) Dataset   ukmo-hadrt The HADRT data are global radiosonde gridded temperature anomalies at standard levels in the troposphere and in the lower stratosphere from 1958 to July 2004. The data are degree Celsius anomalies ...
Met Office HadISST 1.1 - Global sea-Ice coverage and Sea Surface Temperature (1870-2015)   Met Office - HadISST Data from HasISST contains measurements of sea surface temperature (SST) and also global sea ice coverage (HadISST1.1). Dataset include: - Global Ocean Surface Temperature (HadISST_1.1_SST), a set...
Met Office Hadley Centre Central England Temperature (HadCET) Series   ukmo-cet The longest available instrumental record of temperature in the world is now available from CEDA-BADC. The monthly series of temperature begins in 1659 and the daily data starts in 1772. Seasonal s...
Met Office Hadley Centre Coupled Model 3 (HadCM3) data   hadcm3 Numerical model data from various Hadley Centre coupled model 3 (HadCM3) experiments. These data cover various time periods, but for the climate change experimenst are typically over the range 1989...
Met Office Hadley Centre Coupled Model, version 3 (HadCM3-C) model integrations   hadcm3c HadCM3-C is a version of the HadCM3 model from the UK Met Office Hadley Centre. It is composed of two components: the atmospheric model and the ocean model (which includes a sea ice model), but als...
Met Office Hadley centre global environment model version 1 (HadGEM1) Data   hadgem1 The HadGEM1 model is the Met Office Hadley centre global environment model version 1. This version of the model includes a detailed representation of the atmosphere, land surface, ocean, and cryosp...
Met Office Hadley Centre Regional Climate Model (HadRM3-PPE) Data   None The HadRM3-PPE-UK experiment was designed to simulate the regional climate for the UK in the period 1950-2100 for historical and medium (SRESA1B) emissions scenario. The model was run for the wider...
Met Office Hadley Centre's Global Mean Sea-Level Pressure (GMSLP and HadSLP1) Datasets   Met Office - GMSLP/HadSLP1 The fully Global Mean Sea-Level Pressure (GMSLP) dataset, was developed in collaboration with CSIRO (Scientific and Industrial Research for Australia), Australia and NIWA (National Institute of Wat...
Met Office HadSST2 (uninterpolated sea surface temperature) (1850-2013)   met office - hadsst2 The Met Office Hadley Centre's sea surface temperature data set, HadSST2, replaces the Met Office Historical Sea Surface Temperature dataset (MOHSST6) and is a monthly global field of SST (Sea Surf...
Met Office high resolution radiosonde data from the UK, Gibralta, St Helena and the Falkland Islands   ukmo-rad-hires High resolution radiosonde data from UK stations and also from Gibraltar, St Helena and the Falklands. The data consist of vertical profiles of pressure, temperature, relative humidity, humidity mi...
Met Office Integrated Data Archive System (MIDAS) Land and Marine Surface Stations Data (1853-current)   ukmo-midas Land surface and marine surface observations data from the Met Office station network and other world wide stations as stored in the Met Office MIDAS database. Data are available for the period 185...
Met Office Land Surface Stations Data (1900-2000)   Met Office - Land Surface Stat Historic land surface observations data from the Met Office station network. Data are available for the period 1900 to 1999 for daily measurements. Hourly observations are for now available back to...
Met Office LIDARNET ceilometer network cloud base and backscatter data   ukmo-lidarnet Data from the Met Office's laser cloud base recorders network (LCBRs), or ceilometers, returns a range of products for use in forecasting and hazard detection. These include cloud base height and a...
Met Office Mean Sea Level Pressure (MSLP) Charts Collection 1999 to present.   ukmo-charts UK Met Office charts analyses pertaining to Mean Surface Level Pressure and 24 hour Weather Frontal Forecasting for the UK and Western Europe (see chart samples below). The charts have been produce...
Met Office MetDB system: Surface, upper air and satellite data   ukmo-metdb Observational data extracted from the Met Office's MetDB system. Data include surface and upper air observations and some satellite data. These data are from a number of different message types cov...
Met Office Met. Research Flight C-130: Airborne atmospheric measurements   Met Office - C130 The Met. Research Flight (MRF) was a Met Office facility, which operated a well instrumented C-130 Hercules (also referred to as Mk.2 Hercules) aircraft for research purposes. The C-130 was in serv...
Met Office MIDAS Open: UK Land Surface Stations Data (1853-current)   None Midas-open is the open data version of the Met Office Integrated Data Archive System (MIDAS) for land surface station data (1852 – present). It contains land surface observations data from the Met ...
Met Office Northern Hemisphere Gridded Geopotential Height (1945-2005) Data   Met Office - NH Geopotential Height This dataset holds Northern Hemisphere (north of 15 deg. N) daily and monthly series of 500 hPa geopotential height fields and also daily and monthly series of 1000-500 hPa thickness fields. The da...
Met Office Northern Hemisphere Gridded Mean Sea Level Pressure (MSLP) Daily and Monthly Series (1873-2005)   Met Office - MSLP This dataset holds gridded (5° latitude by 10° longitude grid) Northern Hemisphere (north of 15N) daily and monthly series of Mean Sea Level Pressure fields. The monthly series data are available f...
Met Office Rain Radar Data from the NIMROD System   nimrod A collection of products from rain radars operated by the Met Office and other European agencies for the UK and Europe. This collection includes rain composite plots and data for the UK and Europe,...
Met Office Research Unit, Cardington: surface and upper air observations   ukmo-cardington The Met Office's research unit based in Cardington, Bedfordshire, study boundary-layer meteorology and surface processes to help with the development of numerical weather prediction methods. These ...
Met Office's European Synoptic stations data (1990 - 1996)   Met Office - European synoptic The Met Office European synoptic stations reported hourly surface data from 141 European stations for the period 1990-1996. Parameters for this dataset include: present and past weather, cloud amou...
Met Office Stratospheric Assimilated Data   Met Office - Assim This dataset collection contain data concerning stratospheric temperature, geopotential height and wind components produced by the Stratospheric Data Assimilation System at the UK Met Office. Th...
Met Office TOVS (TIROS Operational Vertical Sounder) Stratospheric Analyses   UKMO_TOVS These data consist of sets of 3-dimensional gridpoint analyses of the stratosphere which are produced by the Met Office using data from the TIROS Operational Vertical Sounder (TOVS) instruments onb...
Met Office Unified Model (UM) Operational Output (October 2000 - January 2012)   Met Office -Operational NWP D The Unified Model is the name given to the suite of atmospheric and oceanic numerical modelling software developed and used at the Met Office. The formulation of the model supports global and regio...
Met Office vertical wind profiler measurements for the British Isles (1998-onwards)   ukmo-wind-prof The Met Office have operated a network of wind profiling lidars at various sites around the British Isles since the first was installed in 1998, following the installation of the NERC MST radar nea...
MEVALI: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Microwave Emission Validation over sub-Arctic Lake Ice (MEVALI).
MEVEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for MEVEX - Middle East Validation EXperiment..
Microphysics of Antarctic Clouds (MAC):in-situ airborne atmospheric measurements and NAME dispersion footprints model output   None Microphysics of Antarctic Clouds (MAC) is an active NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) funded project (NE/K01305X/1). This dataset collection contains NAME dispersion footprints model ...
MICROphysicS of COnvective PrEcipitation (MICROSCOPE) project: In-situ airborne atmospheric and ground-based radar measurements   microscope This dataset collection brings together the datasets produced from the MICROphysicS of COnvective PrEcipitation (MICROSCOPE) project, the NERC funded part of the wider COPE (COnvective Precipitatio...
MINERVA: Update to the UKCP09 Marine Report North-West European Shelf Seas Marine Climate Projections   None An update to the shelf seas component of UKCP09 Marine Report (Lowe et al. 2009) funded by the Minerva Project. A Perturbed Physics Ensemble (PPE) of HadCM3 has been downscaled with the shelf sea...
Mixed Phase Cloud: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Met Office Mixed Phase Cloud Studies.
MOCCA: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Met Office Civil Contingency Aircraft intercomparison (MOCCA).
Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Data   MODIS Data products from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) instrument onboard the Terra and Aqua satellites as part of NASA-led international Earth Observation System (EOS) progra...
MORE: in-situ airborne observations by the ENDURO - KIT aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ENDURO - KIT aircraft aircraft for MORE- Marine Ozone and Radiation Experiment .
MOYA: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Methane Observations and Yearly Assessments: MOYA.
Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) Data   None Data products produced from the Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR), on-board EOS Terra. MISR is a unique instrument that has 9 cameras all pointing towards different directions, taking im...
NAMBLEX - North Atlantic Marine Boundary Layer EXperiment dataset collection: chemical and meteorological atmospheric measurements   namblex The North Atlantic Marine Boundary Layer EXperiment (NAMBLEX) campaign was an atmospheric composition campaign conducted at Mace Head in Ireland from 24 July 2002 to 3 September 2002. The data cons...
NASA Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory (STEREO) Sun Earth Connection Coronal and Heliospheric Investigation (SECCHI) data   stereo_secchi Data from the Sun Earth Connection Coronal and Heliospheric Investigation (SECCHI) suite of instruments on board the NASA Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory (STEREO) spacecraft, from 2006-12-1...
NASA Transition Region And Coronal Explorer (TRACE) solar images (1998-2010)   trace_images Images from the Transition Region and Coronal Explorer (TRACE), a NASA Small Explorer (SMEX) mission to image the solar corona and transition region at high angular and temporal resolution. The dat...
National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO): Ice Sheet Dynamics Data   nceo-ice-dynamics Theme 5 (Cryosphere and Polar Oceans) of the National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) is aimed at resolving uncertainties in future climate and sea-level arising from behaviour of the cryospher...
National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO): Sea Ice Elevation and Thickness and Ice Sheet Elevation Change Data   nceo-ice-thickness Theme 5 - Cryosphere and Polar Oceans - of the National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) is aimed at resolving uncertainties in future climate and sea-level arising from behaviour of the cryosph...
Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Aerosol and chemical transport in tropical convection (ACTIVE): Aircraft Measurements and Ozonesondes Measurements   active The ACTIVE (Aerosol and chemical transport in tropical convection) Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) funded consortium project, combined field measurements and a range of modelling tools ...
Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Mesosphere-Stratosphere-Troposphere (MST) Radar Facility: surface and upper air meteorology measurements from Aberystwyth, mid-Wales   MST Radar This collection contains data from the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Mesosphere-Stratosphere-Troposphere (MST) Radar Facility at Capel Dewi, near Aberystwyth in West Wales. The pri...
NCAS Long Term Observations of atmospheric dynamics and composition   ncas-longterm-obs The UK's Natural Environment Research Council's (NERC) National Centre for Atmospheric Sciences (NCAS) operates a suite of instrumentation to monitor the atmospheric dynamics and composition of the...
NCAVEO: Calibration and Validation Field Experiment: Aircraft and Ground Spectral Measurements, Atmospheric and Biophysical Data Collection   NCAVEO In June 2006 the NERC-funded Network for Calibration and Validation of EO data (NCAVEO) organised a cal-val field experiment in Chilbolton, north Hampshire involving 48 scientists from 20 organisat...
NCEO atmospheric profiles retrieved from the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding (MIPAS) instrument onboard ESA's Envisat satellite   mipas_oxford This dataset contains atmospheric profiles from the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding (MIPAS) on Envisat, processed with the Oxford L2 retrieval algorithm MORSE. This differ...
NEON infra-red camera test data on deployment aboard the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) BAe-146 aircraft   neon This project was a trial to test the operation of the NEON Infra-Red camera mounted on board the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) BAE-146 aircraft. The camera was used to detec...
NERC Airborne Research and Survey Facility (ARSF) Remote Sensing Data   ARSF The Airborne Research & Survey Facility (ARSF, formerly Airborne Remote Sensing Facility) is managed by NERC Scientific Services and Programme Management. It provides the UK environmental science c...
NERC Project: Are tropical uplands regional hotspots for methane and nitrous oxide?: in-situ ground based atmospheric flux measurements and model output   abn-fluxes 'Are tropical uplands regional hotspots for methane and nitrous oxide?' was a NERC (Natural Environment Research Council) funded project from 2010-2015 with the following grant references NE/H00784...
NEXTMap British Digital Terrain Model Dataset Produced by Intermap   NEXTMap NEXTMap Britain digital terrain model dataset, produced by Intermap, was derived from airborne Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (IFSAR). It enabled large areas of the country to be covered ...
NOAA-CIRES: Twentieth Century Global Climate Reanalysis Version II Data   noaa-20cr-v2 The 20th Century Reanalysis (Version 2) Dataset was produced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and University of Colorado's Cooperative Institute for Research in Environ...
NOCS (National Oceanography Centre, Southampton) Flux Datasets: marine surface meteorology, freshwater and heat fluxes.   nocs_flux The National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS) produced a collection of Surface Flux Datasets which contains estimates of the following parameters (including uncertainty) on a 1° monthly mean ...
NWP-Euro: Operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) output from the European Atmospheric High Resolution Model; part of the Met Office Unified Model (UM)   ukmo-nwp-euro4 This dataset collection contains model data from the Met Office Unified Model (UM) operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) European high resolution model. This is a regional downscaled conf...
NWP-Global: Operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) output from the UK Met Office Global Atmospheric Unified Model (UM)   ukmo-nwp-global A global configuration of the Met Office Unified Model provides the most accurate short range deterministic forecast by any national meteorological service covering a six day period. With a resolut...
NWP-UKV: Operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) output from the UK Met Office UK Atmospheric High Resolution Unified Model (UM)   ukmo-nwp-ukv This dataset collection contains model data from the Met Office Unified Model (UM) operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) UK high resolution model. A post processed regional downscaled...
ODYSEA: Ocean Dynamics as Driver of Seasonal to Decadal European Atmospheric variability project data   None A collection of data products produced by the NERC project ODYSEA: Ocean Dynamics as Driver of Seasonal to Decadal European Atmospheric variability.
OMEGA: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for OMEGA (BAFFLES).
OP3 Project: Airborne and Ground-based Meteorological Instruments Records as part of the Oxidant and Particle Photochemical Processes above a South-East Asian tropical rain forest   OP3 Oxidant and Particle Photochemical Processes above a South-East Asian tropical rain forest (OP3-Danum-08) is a 3-year Consortium Grant of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), beginning ...
Operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Output from the Global Atmospheric Part of the Met Office Unified Model (UM)   ukmo_NWP_global This dataset contains operational NWP (Numerical Weather Prediction) output from the global atmospheric part of the Met Office global atmospheric Unified Model. The Met Office Unified Model is t...
Operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Output from the North Atlantic European (NAE) Part of the Met Office Unified Model (UM)   ukmo_NWP_NAE Data from the operational NWP (Numerical Weather Prediction) output from the North Atlantic European (NAE) part of the Met Office Unified Model. The NAE model runs on a grid centred around the UK. ...
Operational Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Output from the UK Variable (UKV) Resolution Part of the Met Office Unified Model (UM)   ukmo_NWP_UKV Data from the operational NWP (Numerical Weather Prediction) output from the Variable resolution UK (UKV) part of the Met Office Unified Model. This latest configuration of the UM model has a high ...
Output Runs from the Met Office Limited Area Model for Africa (Africa-LAM)   africa-lam_012010 The Africa LAM Dataset is a collection of data outputs from a high resolution Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Limited Area Model over Africa (the Africa LAM), developed by the Met Office. Data i...
PalaeoQUMP (Quantifying and Understanding the Earth System - Using Palaeodata to Quantify Uncertainties in Model Prediction): Global Charcoal Database   quest_palaeoqump PalaeoQUMP was headed by Prof Sandy Harrison of the University of Bristol, with co-investigators at the University of Southampton and Durham University, as part of QUEST (Quantifying and Understand...
Penlee Point Atmospheric Observatory: Meteorological and chemical observations 2014-2017   None The Penlee Point Atmospheric Observatory (PPAO) was established by the Plymouth Marine Laboratory in May 2014 for long term observations of ocean-atmosphere interaction. The observatory is only a f...
PHYTOX: laboratory atmospheric pollution measurements   urgent_phytox The NERC URGENT thematic programme was set up to integrate urban environmental research across the geological, ecological, freshwater and atmospheric sciences. It worked in partnership with city au...
PIKNMIX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Met Office PIKNMIX campaigns: cloud pyhsics and radiation events.
Polar Pathfinder Sampler (PPSM): Combined Time Series of Atmospheric and Surface Measurements from the AVHRR, SMMR-SSM/I and TOVS Satellites   PPSM To address the needs of the cryospheric science community, the SMMR-SSM/I, AVHRR and TOVS research teams collaborated to make it as easy as possible for the Polar Pathfinders and related data sets ...
Poles Apart: Why has Antarctic sea ice increased and why don't coupled climate models reproduce observations   None Datasets collected as part of the NERC project Poles Apart Why has Antarctic sea ice increased and why don't coupled climate models reproduce observations? (NE/K012150/1, NE/K011561/1). The ai...
Polluted Troposphere IONS: Surface Level Atmospheric Measurements of Background Ion Production rates and Small Ion Concentrations   polltrop_ions Ionisation as a precursor to Aerosol Formation (also known as IONS) was a NERC Polluted Troposphere Research Programme project (Round 1 - NER/T/S/2002/00150 - Duration 2002 - 2005) and was led by D...
Polluted Troposphere TORCH1: Tropospheric ORganic CHemistry Experiment (TORCH1) Ground-based Atmospheric Components Measurements Collection at Writtle College as part of the Polluted Troposphere Programme   polltro_torch The Polluted Troposphere Programme was a 5-year NERC thematic research programme which was centred upon the study of polluted boundary layer air and its transport to the free troposphere. The progr...
Polluted Troposphere TORCH2: Tropospheric ORganic CHemistry Experiment (TORCH2) Ground-based Atmospheric Components Measurements Collection from the Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory, Norfolk   None The Polluted Troposphere Programme was a 5-year NERC thematic research programme which was centred upon the study of polluted boundary layer air and its transport to the free troposphere. The progr...
Polluted Troposphere Transport and Mixing in Fronts: High-Resolution Model Simulations of the Transport of Pollutants   polltro_fronts Transport and mixing in fronts was a NERC Polluted Troposphere Research Programme project (Round 1 - NER/T/S/2002/00149 - Duration 2002 - 2005) and was led by DR SL Gray, University of Reading. ...
PREcipitation STructures over Orography (PRESTO): Unified model simulation data   None This dataset contains the input data (initial conditions, boundary conditions, initial perturbations) for Met Office Unified Model simulations performed during the PRESTO (PREcipitation STructures ...
Process Based Earth System Model Evaluation: Gridded Global Surface Ozone Metrics and Precursor species data collection for Atmospheric Chemistry Model Evaluation   NERC-ESM-Eval-gridded-SfcOzoneObs This dataset collection presents a global surface ozone compilation for long-term trends and ESM (Earth System Model) evaluation. The project (Process Based Earth System Model Evaluation) brough...
PROFIL: Vertical Profiles of Wind, Temperature, Turbulence, Sensible Heat, Aerosol and Trace-Gas Concentrations and Fluxes   urgent_profil The NERC URGENT thematic programme was set up to integrate urban environmental research across the geological, ecological, freshwater and atmospheric sciences. It worked in partnership with city au...
PUMA COnsortium - PUMACO: Observation, Modelling And Management Of Urban Air Pollution   urgent_pumaco The NERC URGENT thematic programme was set up to integrate urban environmental research across the geological, ecological, freshwater and atmospheric sciences. It worked in partnership with city au...
QA4ECV Albedo   None Knowledge of albedo is of critical importance to land surface monitoring and modelling, particularly with regard to considerations of climate forecasting and energy exchanges within the biosphere. ...
QA4ECV AVHRR FAPAR   None Need some more information here.
QA4ECV LAI and FAPAR   None The Leaf Area Index (LAI) and Fraction of Absorbed Photosynthetically Active Radiation (FAPAR) product is produced using a Two Stream Inversion Package (TIP) method applied to visible (VIS) and nea...
QPENSO: HadCM3 model simulations output collection   rm2010-QPENSO Model simulations undertaken by the Quantifying variability of the El Nino Southern Oscillation on adaptation-relevant time scales using a novel palaeodata-modelling approach (QPENSO) project. Thes...
QUACC: UK Chemistry and Aerosols (UKCA) Model Outputs   quest_quaac QUAAC was led by Prof John Pyle (University of Cambridge), with 11 co-investigators at the Universities of Sheffield, Leeds, York, Lancaster and Manchester, and from CEH. The dataset collection ...
Quality Assurance for Essential Climate Variables (QA4ECV)   None The FP7 QA4ECV project was initiated in 2014 to demonstrate how reliable and traceable quality information can be provided for satellite and ground-based measurements of climate and air quality par...
Quantifying the Amazon Isoprene Budget: Reconciling Top-down versus Bottom-up Emission Estimates Project: High-Resolution Chemistry Model data for the Amazon basin.   rm2010_amazon_isoprene The Quantifying the Amazon Isoprene Budget: Reconciling Top-down versus Bottom-up Emission Estimates project ran a unique high resolution model for the Amazon basin, able to simulate isoprene emiss...
QUEFA: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Quantifying Urban Emissions from the Air (QUEFA).
QUERCC (Quantifying ecosystem roles in the carbon cycle): Soil model output data   QUERCC The Principal Investigator in this project was Prof Ian Woodward from University of Sheffield, with 11 co-investigators at the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH), the Forestry Commission’s Fore...
QUEST Earth System Data Initiative (QESDI)   QESDI QUEST projects both used and produced an immense variety of global data sets that needed to be shared efficiently between the project teams. These global synthesis data sets are also a key part of ...
QUEST Fish: biomass estimates in four weight categories for exclusive economic zones   qfish QUEST Fish was led by Dr Manuel Barange (PML) with 18 co-investigators from POL, PML, CEFAS, University of Plymouth, University of Portsmouth, CSIC (Spain), UEA, WorldFish Centre, IPSL, ICES (Denma...
QUEST GSI (Global Scale Impacts of Climate Change): Climate, run-off and aquatic model simulations   quest_gsi QUEST GSI was led by Nigel Arnell (University of Reading) with co-investigators from the Universities of Aberdeen, Leeds, UEA, Edinburgh, Southampton, UCL, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Med...
QUEST Quaternary: Marine isotope and glacial cycle model data (150,000 years ago to present)   quaternary_quest Quaternary QUEST was led by Dr Tim Lenton at UEA, with a team of 10 co-investigators at the Universities of Cambridge, Oxford, Reading, Leeds, Bristol, Southampton and at UEA. This dataset colle...
Radiometric imager data from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer-3 (AVHRR-3) instrument on-board the Eumetsat Polar System (EPS) Metop-B satellite   None Data from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer-3 (AVHRR-3) on board the Eumetsat Polar System (EPS) MetOp-B satellite. AVHRR-3 scans the Earth's surface in six spectral bands in the range o...
RAIN4DUST: in-situ airborne observations by the FA20 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FA20 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for RAIN4DUST - Contribution of flash floods to the variability of dust emission in the Sahara .
RAINCLOUDS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for RAINCLOUDS- Mixed phase precipitating clouds study.
RAPID Assimilation in Ocean and Coupled Models to Determine the Thermohaline Circulation: Numerical circulation model data   rapid_assimilation "The Assimilation in ocean and coupled models to determine the thermohaline circulation" project was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Research Programme project (R...
RAPID Circulation Overflow and Deep Convection Studies in the Nordic Seas Tracers and Models data   rapid_nordic_seas "The Circulation, overflow, and deep convection studies in the Nordic Seas using tracers and models" project was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Research Programm...
RAPID HadCM3   None Rapid Climate Change (RAPID) was a £20 million, six-year (2001-2007) programme for the Natural Environment Research Council. The programme aimed to improve the ability to quantify the probability a...
RAPID Improving our Ability to Predict Rapid Changes in the El Nino Southern Oscillation Climatic Phenomenon: HADCM3 model output   rapid_enso "Improving our ability to predict rapid changes in the El Nino Southern Oscillation climatic phenomenon" project, which was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Resear...
RAPID IOSMAP: Numerical model and observational water isotope data   rapid_isomapuk Rapid Climate Change (RAPID) was a £20 million, six-year (2001-2007) programme for the Natural Environment Research Council. The programme aimed to improve the ability to quantify the probability a...
RAPID: Numerical meteorological model output data from the HadCM3 control ensemble   rapid_predictability Data from "The Predictability of rapid climate change associated with the Atlantic thermohaline circulation" project. This was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Res...
RAPID Quantitative applications of high-resolution late Holocene proxy data sets: estimating climate sensitivity and thermohaline circulation influences numerical model and observational data   rapid_holocene This collection contains data from "The Quantitative applications of high-resolution late Holocene proxy data sets: estimating climate sensitivity and thermohaline circulation influences" project, ...
RAPID-RAPIT: Meteorology, Climatology and Ocean model outputs   Rapid-Rapit RAPIT was looking at the problem of estimating the risk of the collapse of the overturning circulation. Using modern statistical methods for the analysis of complex numerical models, large ensemble...
RAPID The Impact of Climate Change on the North Atlantic and European Storm-Track and Blocking Model output data   rapid_impact_clim_change Data from "The impact of climate change on the North Atlantic and European storm-track and blocking" project was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Research Programm...
RAPID The Mass balance and freshwater contribution of the Greenland ice sheet: Numerical model and observational data   rapid_greenland "The Mass balance and freshwater contribution of the Greenland ice sheet: a combined modelling and observational approach" project, which was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Cli...
RAPID The Processes controlling dense water formation and transport on Arctic continental shelves: ice and tides output data from POLCOMS-CICE model   rapid_arctic_conti_shelves "The Processes controlling dense water formation and transport on Arctic continental shelves". This Project was led by Prof Andrew Willmott of the Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory, with co-investi...
RAPID The Role of Air-Sea Forcing in Causing Rapid Changes in the North Atlantic Thermohaline Circulation model output   rapid_air-sea_forcing "The Role of Air-Sea Forcing in Causing Rapid Changes in the North Atlantic Thermohaline Circulation" project was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Research Program...
RAPID To What Extent was the Little Ice Age a Result of a Change in the Thermohaline Circulation?: HadCM3 model outputs   rapid_little_ice_age "To what extent was the Little Ice Age a result of a change in the thermohaline circulation?" project. This was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) RAPID Climate Change Research Programme...
RAPID Understanding uncertainty in simulations of THC-related rapid climate change:   None The main tools that are used for making projections of climate change in the coming century resulting from greenhouse-gas and other emissions are detailed coupled three-dimensional models of the at...
RAPID-WATCH VALOR: NEMO, FOAM AND ECMWF Model output   valor RAPID-WATCH VALOR project investigated how the inclusion of RAPID-WATCH observations into the 'initial conditions', used to start climate model simulations, can refine predictions of the future cli...
Re-analysis (ERA-20C, ERA-Interim, NCEP-CFS) European winter extra-tropical cyclone tracks 1900/1979-2010   None This dataset collection contains winter (October - March) extra-tropical cyclone tracks generated by TRACK (Hodges 1994, 1995, 1999) that pass through a Western European domain from three re-analys...
REFLEX: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for REFLEX- Regional Experiments For Land-atmosphere EXchanges.
Relative Ionospheric Opacity METER (RIOMETER) chart recorder traces from Northern Europe Observatories (1975-1995)   riometer_traces The UK Solar System Data Centre (UKSSDC) stores a collection of RIOMETER traces in physical rolls of paper. These data were produced at various stations in Northern Europe, during the time period 1...
Remote-sensed Surface Radiation Budget (SRB) Shortwave Products   SRB The NASA Surface Radiation Budget (SRB) project computes Top-of atmosphere and Surface radiative fluxes at a 1ox 1o spatial scale for both shortwave (0.28– 4 mm) and longwave (4 mm) wavelengths. ...
RG12_10: in-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the NERC ARSF Dornier Do228-101 D-CALM Aircraft aircraft for arsf RG12_10 project.
RONOCO (ROle of Nighttime chemistry in controlling the Oxidising Capacity of the AtmOsphere): In-situ airborne atmospheric chemistry and air quality unified model runs output   RONOCO Atmospheric chemistry measurements were made during a series of campaign flights by the Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements' (FAAM) BAE-146 research aircraft as part of the NERC funded R...
RS4forestEBV-A - Airborne remote sensing for monitoring essential biodiversity variables in forest ecosystems-A   None This dataset collection contains the hyperspectral, lidar and photographic data collected by the NERC- Airborne Research Facility (ARF) on board the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) Twin-Otter airc...
RS4forestEBV-A - Airborne remote sensing for monitoring essential biodiversity variables in forest ecosystems-A   None This dataset collection contains the hyperspectral, lidar and photographic data collected by the NERC- Airborne Research Facility (ARF) on board the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) Twin-Otter airc...
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) Molecular Spectroscopy Facility (MSF) Data   MSF These data are held by the BADC for the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Molecular Spectroscopy Facility (MSF). MSF provides world-class scientific equipment and support for infrared (IR...
SaddleworthMoor: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for SADDLEWORTHMOOR FAAM Aircraft Project (SaddleworthMoor).
SALSTICE: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for SALSTICE Semi-Arid Land Surface Temperature IASI Cal/val.
SAMBBA: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for South AMerican Biomass Burning Analysis (SAMBBA). SAMBBA project - a UK-Brasil Consortium funded by NERC. Biomass burning aerosols ...
SAVEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Met Office Saharan Dust (SAVEX).
SCIAMACHY: Global Radiance and Vertical Columns of Trace Gases Data   sciamachy The Scanning Imaging Absorption Spectrometer for Atmospheric Chartography (SCIAMACHY) was one of the ten instruments onboard the Envisat satellite launched from Kourou (French Guyana) on the 28th o...
Sea Surface Temperatures from the Along Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR-1) - 1991-1995   ATSR The data on this 2 CD set was derived from the the first Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR-1) which was a four-channel, dual-view, infra-red radiometer capable of measuring Sea Surface Temperat...
Sentinel 1A: C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data   None This dataset collection contains radar data from the C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) on the European Space Agency (ESA) Sentinel 1A satellite. Sentinel 1A was launched on 3rd April 2014 and p...
Sentinel 1B: C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data   None This dataset collection contains radar data from the C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) on the European Space Agency (ESA) Sentinel 1B satellite. Sentinel 1B was launched on 25th April 2016 and ...
Sentinel 2A: High-resolution optical imaging data from the Multispectral Instrument (MSI)   None This dataset collection contains land monitoring data from the Multispectral Instrument (MSI) on the European Space Agency (ESA) Sentinel 2A satellite. Sentinel 2A was launched on 23rd June 2015 an...
Sentinel 2B: High-resolution optical imaging data from the Multispectral Instrument (MSI)   None This dataset collection contains land monitoring data from the Multispectral Instrument (MSI) on the European Space Agency (ESA) Sentinel 2B satellite. Sentinel 2B was launched on 7th March 2017 an...
Sentinel 3A: Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer (SLSTR) data   None This dataset collection contains data from the Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer (SLSTR) on the European Space Agency (ESA) Sentinel 3A satellite. Sentinel 3A was launched on 16th Februar...
Sentinel 5 Precursor: Level 1 data   None Need some info!
Sentinel 5 Precursor: Level 2 data   None Need some info!
SeptEx: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for NCAS general FAAM flying (SeptEx, Winter 2010).
SEVIRI (Spinning Enhanced Visible and InfraRed Imager) Fire Radiative Power (FRP) data from the Meteosat Second Generation (MSG) Satellite   seviri_frp The Fire Radiative Power (FRP) is a measure of the rate of radiant heat output from a fire. It has been demonstrated in small-scale experimental fires that the FRP of a fire is related to the rate ...
Shoeburyness Field Trial: radial velocity and meteorology measurements used for investigating meteorological effects on the sound propagation from a helicopter operating near a land sea interface   ufam-shoeburyness The project was a QinetiQ applied research programme 3G23, funded by Ministry of Defence (MOD). The project duration was from April 2004 to March 2007. Field experiment in May 2006 was to investiga...
Snowdon Mountain Railway Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS): Repeatable Kinematic Dataset Collection from Snowdonia   snowdon-gnss This dataset collection holds a repeatable kinematic dataset taken from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) stations on moving platforms at the Snowdon Mountain Railway (SMR). The datasets i... http://dx.doi.org/10.5285/AEE6A3D7-A5F7-41D5-85D8-BEB5640E5AFB
Snow-Vegetation-Atmosphere Interactions over Heterogeneous Landscapes Project: Vegetation and Meteorological Observations at the Abisko Site   snow_veg_atm-abisko Vegetation and meteorological observations (snow and radiation) were collected by various ground instruments in an area of forest near Abisko (Sweden) during measurement campaigns in March and Apr...
Snow-Vegetation-Atmosphere Interactions over Heterogeneous Landscapes Project: Vegetation and Meteorological Observations at the Sodankyla Site   snow_veg_atm-sodankyla Vegetation and meteorological observations (snow and radiation) were collected by various ground instruments in an area of forest near Sodankyla (Finalnd) during measurement campaigns in March 201...
Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) Project Data   SOHO The SOHO (Solar & Heliospheric Observatory) project was carried out by the European Space Agency (ESA) and the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as a cooperative effort betwee...
Solar archive   None This dataset collection contains solar archived data from UKSSDC: -Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) Project Data -NASA Transition Region And Coronal Explorer (TRACE) solar images (1998-2...
Solar data   None This dataset collection contains solar data from UKSSDC: -Royal Observatory Greenwich Solar Images (1903-1942) -Royal Observatory Greenwich Photo-Heliographic Reports (1874-1976) -Solar images g...
SONATA: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for School ON Aircraft Techniques for the studies of Atmospheric chemistry. (SONATA).
Southern Ocean Atmospheric Photochemistry Experiment 2 (SOAPEX-2): Atmospheric Constituents Concentration Measurements from Cape Grim, Tasmania   SOAPEX-2 Southern Ocean Atmospheric Photochemistry Experiment 2 (SOAPEX-2) is primarily an experiment to study atmospheric cleansing by free radicals in extremely clean and slightly perturbed tropospheric a...
SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project (S-RIP): Zonal-mean global atmospheric reanalyses on pressure levels   None SPARC (Stratosphere–troposphere Processes And their Role in Climate) is an international activity started in 2013 (under the World Climate Research Programme, WCRP) to compare and evaluate all avai...
SPECS: Seasonal-to-decadal climate prediction model outputs   SPECS-obs-coll SPECS will undertake research and dissemination activities to deliver a new generation of European climate forecast systems, with improved forecast quality and efficient regionalisation tools to pr...
SRMGLACIERS: in-situ airborne observations by the POLAR 5 - AWI aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the POLAR 5 - AWI aircraft aircraft for SRMGlaciers- Geological and glaciological controls on ice flux to the ocean from Sør Rondane Mountains, East Antarctica (S...
STFC RAL methane retrievals from MetOp IASI   None The Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) methane dataset contains height-resolved and column-averaged volume mixing ratios of atmospheric methane (CH4). The dataset also includes col...
STICCS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for STICCS - Submillimetre Trial In Cirrus and Clear Skies.
Stratosphere-Troposphere Exchange Project (STEP): Trace Gases and Aerosol Measurements   STEP This data was collected from the Stratosphere-Troposphere Exchange Project (STEP) conducted onboard the NASA ER-2 aircraft in January and February, 1987 based in Darwin, Australia. This mission was...
Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment III (SAGE III): Global Profiles of Aerosols and Clouds, Ozone, Nitrogen Dioxide and Water Vapour   sage3 This dataset collection contains global profiles of aerosols and clouds, ozone, nitrogen dioxide and water vapour from the Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment III (SAGE III) instrument on boar...
Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment II (SAGE II): Global Profiles of Aerosol Extinction, Temperature, Ozone, Nitrogen Dioxide and Water Vapour   sage2-dataset-collection The SAGE II (Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment II) sensor was launched into a 57 degree inclination orbit aboard the Earth Radiation Budget Satellite (ERBS) in October 1984. During each sunr...
Stratospheric Aerosol Measurement II (SAM II): Polar Arctic and Antarctic Aerosol Extinction Profiles   SAM II-dataset-collection The SAM II instrument, aboard the Earth-orbiting Nimbus 7 spacecraft, was designed to measure solar irradiance attenuated by aerosol particles in the Arctic and Antarctic stratosphere. The scienti...
Stratospheric Photochemistry, Aerosols and Dynamics Expedition (SPADE): Airborne Measurements of Meteorological Parameters, Atmospheric Composition and Aerosols   SPADE This dataset collection contains data from the Stratospheric Photochemistry, Aerosols and Dynamics Expedition (SPADE) which was based at NASA Ames Research Center in California during portions of 1...
SUMEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for SUMEX-14: Met Office Summer Campaign, 2014.
SWAAMI: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for South West Asian Aerosol Monsoon Interactions (SWAAMI).
SWAMP: in-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft aircraft for SWAMP- Spectrometry of a Wetland And Modelling of Photosynthesis with Hyperspectral Airborne Reflectance and Fluor...
Synthetic Aperture radar and Hyperspectral airborne Campaign (SHAC2000)   shac2000 Data from the Synthetic Aperture Radar and Hyperspectral Airborne campaign (SHAC) run by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and the British National Space Centre (BNSC). The campaign i...
Temperature, Humidity and Winds near the Tropopause (THAW) campaign: aircraft and radar data   thaw THAW - Temperature, Humidity and Winds near the Tropopause. Led by The THAW Prof. Geraint Vaghan (NCAS University of Manchester). THAW was a proposal for flights in the tropopause region. The pr...
TETRAD: in-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for TETRAD- Training & Education for Turbulence Research .
The Armagh Observatory Climate Observation Data (1796-present)   armagh Data from the Armagh Observatory, founded in 1790 by Archbishop Richard Robinson. There are around 25 astronomers who are actively studying Stellar Astrophysics, the Sun, Solar System astronomy, an...
The Emissions around the M25 motorway (EM25): Atmospheric airborne and in-situ measurements   None The Emissions around the M25 motorway (EM25) campaign took place over the megacity of London in the United Kingdom in June 2009 with the aim of characterising trace gas and aerosol composition and ...
The Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Aircraft Data for the MICROwave investigation of MIXed phase cloud (MICROMIX) project   micromix The MICROwave investigation of MIXed phase cloud (MICROMIX) project was a Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM) Campaign from late 2005, beginning of 2006, which aimed at testing an...
The IGAC/SPARC Chemistry-Climate Model Initiative Phase-1 (CCMI-1) model data output   None Increasingly, the chemistry and dynamics of the stratosphere and troposphere are being studied and modeled as a single entity in global models. As evidence, in support of the Intergovernmental Pane...
The model data outputs from the Atmospheric Chemistry & Climate Model Intercomparison Project (ACCMIP)   accmip The Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate Model Intercomparison Project (ACCMIP) was organized under the auspices of Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate (AC&C), a project of International Global Atmosphe...
The Organization of Tropical Rainfall: MetUM model data and observed convective aggregation data for the Tropics   None This project was funded by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) with the grant reference - NE/I021012/1 - and was led by Dr Christopher Holloway (University of Reading). This dataset...
The Universities' Facility for Atmospheric Measurement (UFAM) Intercomparison Experiment wind profile data   ufam_intercomparison The Universities' Facility for Atmospheric Measurement (UFAM) intercomparison field campaign took place in September 2002 at the Met Office Meteorological Research Unit (MRU), Cardington. The datas...
The World Climate Research Programme's (WCRP's) Coupled Model Intercomparison Project phase 3 (CMIP3) multi-model dataset   CMIP3 Under the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP), the Working Group on Cloupled Modelling (WGCM) established the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP) as a standard experimental protocol fo...
T-MAPP-FP7: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for T MAPP FP7- Multi spectral aerial photo interpretation for the archaeology of the Tiber Valley in Tuscany (Italy): remo...
T-NAWDEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for T-NAWDEX (Pilot) - THORPEX - North Atlantic Waveguide and Downstream .
Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) and Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI): Global Daily Gridded Averaged of Total Column Ozone, Aerosol and Reflectivity Images   TOMS_OMI The Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) is an instrument built and operated by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The instrument uses backscattered ultraviolet radiance t...
Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) - CD-ROM's (version 7): Global Total Column Ozone Measurements   TOMS - CDs The Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) is an instrument built and operated by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The instrument uses backscattered ultraviolet radiance t...
TROMPEX: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for TROMPEX.
UKCIP02: UK Climate Impact Programme (2002) projection scenarios datasets   None The UK Climate Impacts Programme 2002 (UKCIP02) comprises a set of four scenarios of future climate change produced for assessing climate change vulnerability, impacts and adaptation in the UK base...
UKCP09: Land and marine past climate and future scenario projections data for the UK   None Past (observed) climate and future climate scenario projections data that were produced as part of the UK climate projections 2009 (UKCP09) service. The data produced by the UK Met Office providing...
UKCP09: Met Office gridded and regional land surface climate observation datasets   None This collection contains datasets of climate variables derived from the network of UK land surface observations. The data have been interpolated from meteorological station data onto a uniform grid...
UKCP09: Met Office Hadley Centre Regional Climate Model (HadRM3-PPE) Data   hadrm3_ppe The HadRM3-PPE-UK experiment was designed to simulate the regional climate for the UK in the period 1950-2100 for historical and medium (SRESA1B) emissions scenario. The model was run for the wider...
UKCP18 High Temporal Resolution Short-term Events for Marine Case Studies    None Short event case studies for UK waters produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projections 2018 (UKCP2018). Data is available at 6-minute and 15-minute temporal resolution.
UKCP18 Plausible Climate Realisations for the UK from Global runs   None Plausible climate realisations for the UK from global runs from 1900-2100 produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projections 2018 (UKCP18) using the HadGEM3 climate model. The data is available ...
UKCP18 Plausible Climate Realisations from Global runs   None Plausible climate realisations from global runs from 1900-2100 produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projections 2018 (UKCP18) using the HadGEM3 climate model. The data is available at daily an...
UKCP18 Plausible Climate Realisations from Regional Climate Model Realisations for the UK   None Plausible climate realisations for the UK from North-West Europe regional climate model runs from 1980-2080 produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projecitons 2018 (UKCP18). The data is availabl...
UKCP18 Probabilistic Climate Projections   None Probabalistic climate projections for the UK from 1961-2100 produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projections 2018 (UKCP18). The data is available at various spatial resolutions: on a 25km OSG...
UKCP18 Simulations of Sea Surface Elevation for UK Waters   None Historical and future simulations of sea surface elevation for UK waters for 1970-2100 produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projections 2018 (UKCP2018). The data is available at hourly tempora...
UKCP18 Time-mean Sea Level Projections   None Time-mean Sea Level Projections for the UK produced by the Met Office for UK Climate Projections 2018 (UKCP2018). Data has been produced by standard and exploratory methods.
UK ICE-D: atmospheric measurements dataset collection   None This dataset collection holds datasets from the FAAM BAe-146 aircraft and ground-based measurements taken in Cape Verde off the coast of Senegal, Africa during 2015 and 2016 in support of the UK Ic...
UK Solar System Data Centre (UKSSDC) physical archive collection   None This dataset collection covers the physical archive of solar wind measurements held by the UK Solar System Data Centre (UKSSDC) from a variety of historical sources, including various satellite and...
UK SOLAS Cape Verde Observatory Measurement Campaign (2006-2009)   solas-CapeVerde The UK SOLAS Cape Verde Atmospheric Observatory (16.848N, 24.871W) exists to advance understanding of climatically significant interactions between the atmosphere and ocean and to provide a regiona...
UK SOLAS Chemical and Physical Structure of the Lower Atmosphere of the Tropical Eastern North Atlantic (SLATEA) campaign   SOLAS-SLATEA-campaign The UK SOLAS Chemical and Physical Structure of the Lower Atmosphere of the Tropical Eastern North Atlantic (SLATEA) campaign aimed at investigating the chemical structure of the lowermost atmosph...
UK SOLAS Dust Outflow and Deposition to the Ocean (DODO) FAAM Aircraft campaign   SOLAS-DODO-FAAM The UK SOLAS Dust Outflow and Deposition to the Ocean (DODO) project aimed at quantifying the chemical and microphysical properties of Saharan dust in the tropical Atlantic region. Case studies ...
UK SOLAS Reactive halogens in the marine boundary layer (RHaMBLe) campaign at Cape Verde (2007)   SOLAS-Rhamble-CapeVerde The UK SOLAS Reactive halogens in the marine boundary layer (RHaMBLe) campaign aimed at quantifying marine halogen cycling and investigating its spatial variability. The aim was also to determine t...
UK SOLAS Reactive halogens in the marine boundary layer (RHaMBLe) campaign at Roscoff, Brittany, France (July-August 2006)   SOLAS-Rhamble-Roscoff The UK SOLAS Reactive halogens in the marine boundary layer (RHaMBLe) campaign aimed at quantifying marine halogen cycling and investigating its spatial variability. The aim was also to determine t...
UK Universities Global Atmospheric Modelling Programme (UGAMP) Global Ozone Climatology Project Dataset   UGAMPO3 The UGAMP ozone climatology consists in a 4-dimensional distribution of ozone that has been built up from the combination of several observational data sets. These data sets include satellite obser...
Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) Vertical profiles of Atmospheric Components from the Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS L3) Instrument and NERC Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) Prototype Water Vapour Data   MLS on uars The Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) is a satellite-borne instrument making limb sounding measurements of atmospheric composition at microwave frequencies. It was built by an instrument team based at t...
URBMET: Universities Weather Research Network (UWERN) measurements   urgent_urbmet The NERC URGENT thematic programme was set up to integrate urban environmental research across the geological, ecological, freshwater and atmospheric sciences. It worked in partnership with city au...
URBSENSE: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for UrbSense- Multi-sensor monitoring of the urban environment. (URBSENSE).
UR-TIR: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for UR-TIR- Urban mapping with airborne thermal infra red imagery .
UTLS CIRRUS: Anthropogenic influence on UTLS clouds and aerosol   utls_cirrus Anthropogenic influence on Upper Tropospher-Lower Stratosphere (UTLS) clouds and aerosol (CIRRUS) UTLS round 5 project led by Prof. Tom Choularton. The dataset contains the total number of Condensa...
UTLS Egrett: Airborne atmospheric chemistry and meteorological observations over Aberystwyth, Mid-Wales   utls_egrett The Aberystwyth Egrett Experiment: Gravity Waves, Turbulence, Mixing and Filamentation in the Tropopause Region is a Upper Troposphere Lower Stratosphere (UTLS) Round 2 project led by Dr J. Whitewa...
UTLS Night-Time Chemistry of the Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere: NO3 and NO2 measurements   None NERC-UTLS Ozone Thematic Program, 'Night-Time Chemistry of the Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere' project measuring sunrise NO3 and sunset NO2 column densities above Aberystwyth, Mid-Wales.
UTLS-Ozone ACTO: Met Research Flight (MRF) C-130 Hercules aircraft atmospheric chemistry measurements and model output collection   acto The Atmospheric Chemistry and Transport of Ozone (ACTO) in the UTLS was a round 2 UTLS (Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere) project led by Stuart Penkett, University of East Anglia. This d...
UTLS-Ozone: Balloon-borne Simultaneous Measurements of Ozone and Water Vapour in the Tropopause Region over Aberystwyth, UK   utls_ozone_tropopause Ozone and water vapour in the tropopause region was an Upper Troposphere Lower Stratosphere (UTLS) Round 3 project led by Dr G. Vaughan, Dr J.A. Whiteway, Physics Department University of Wales, Ab...
UTLS-Ozone Dynamics and Chemistry of Frontal Zones (DCFZ): Airborne atmospheric chemistry and remotely observered cloud micro-physics data   dcfz Frontal zones are regions where are descending from the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere comes in close proximity to rising air of recent boundary-layer origin. Such zones are often strongl...
UTLS-Ozone ERA40 Validation: Comparisons of Ozone and Water Vapour values from satellites, aircraft and the ERA-40 model output   utls_era40 Evaluation of the Ozone and Water Vapour Datasets of the 40-Year European Re-analysis of the Global Atmosphere Upper Troposphere Lower Stratosphere (UTLS) Round 2 project led by Prof. A. O Neill, D...
UTLS-Ozone SLIMCAT: Chemistry-Transport Model Output   SLIMUTLS The SLIMCAT (Single Layer Isentropic Model of Chemistry And Transport) Reference Atmosphere for UTLS-Ozone was a set of example output from the SLIMCAT three-dimensional chemical transport model (C...
UTLS-Ozone THESEO: Balloon-borne Measurements from Kiruna, Sweden   utls_theseo_extension The UTLS-Ozone THESEO (Third European Stratospheric Experiment on Ozone) project was joint activity between the Centre of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Cambridge and the National Physic...
VACAR: surface uv-lidar from the Chilbolton Observatory and in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Variational Assimilation of Cloud Affected Radiances (VACAR) with accompanying surface based UV Raman lidar observations from the Chil...
VALCALHYP: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 RS - INTA aircraft aircraft for ValCalHyp- Validation of the "Smart Vicarious Calibration" (SVC) method and the Quality Indicators Protocol of Hyperspe...
VANAHEIM: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for Volcanic and Atmospheric Near- to far-field Analysis of plumes Helping Interpretation and Modelling (VANAHEIM).
VERDRILLT: in-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 AR - INTA aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the CASA 212 AR - INTA aircraft aircraft for VERDRILLT- VERtical Distribution of Radicals In the Lower Layers of the Troposphere.
VESSAER: in-situ airborne observations by the ENDURO - KIT aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ENDURO - KIT aircraft aircraft for VESSAER - VErtical Structure and Sources of AERosols in the Mediterranean Region .
Viking Spectrogram Summary Data   viking Viking was Sweden's first satellite, aimed at monitoring the interaction of the solar with with the Earth's magnetosphere, and the resulting behaviour of the aurora borealis. The satellite hosted a...
VIROSS: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for VIROSS - Visible Reflectance of the Sea Surface.
VIRTEM: Aircraft and Laboratory Based Spectroscopic Measurements   VIRTEM The new satellite instrument, IASI (Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer), is a moderate resolution (0.25 cm-1) Fourier Transform spectrometer launched in 2002 on the European METOP satelli...
VISURB: in-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft for URBan VISibility in UK (VISURB).
VolcanEESM (Volcanic Emissions for Earth System Models): Volcanic sulphur dioxide (SO2) emissions database from 1850 to present   None The VolcanEESM database was a combination of all global volcanic emissions of SO2 (amount and location) collated from the available literature. Currently, the database is available for the period 1...
WALITEMP: in-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft   None In-situ airborne observations by the ATR42 - SAFIRE aircraft aircraft for WaLiTemp- Inter-comparison of airborne and ground-based lidar measurements for the characterization of atmospheric water va...
WCRP CCMI-1: Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) GEOSCCM model output   None WCRP CCMI-1: Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) GEOSCCM model output. The WCRP Chemistry Climate Model Initiative phase 1 (CCMI-1), is a global chemistry climate model intercomparison project, c...
WCRP CCMI-1: The CNRM-CERFACS team CNRM-CM5-3 model output   None WCRP CCMI-1: The CNRM-CERFACS team CNRM-CM5-3 model output. The WCRP Chemistry Climate Model Initiative phase 1 (CCMI-1), is a global chemistry climate model intercomparison project, coordinated...
WCRP CCMI-1: The CNRM-CERFACS team MOCAGE model output   None WCRP CCMI-1: The CNRM-CERFACS team MOCAGE model output. The WCRP Chemistry Climate Model Initiative phase 1 (CCMI-1), is a global chemistry climate model intercomparison project, coordinated by ...
WCRP CMIP5: Beijing Climate Center (BCC) bcc-csm1-1-m model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Beijing Climate Center (BCC) bcc-csm1-1-m model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Beijing Climate Center (BCC) bcc-csm1-1 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Beijing Climate Center (BCC) bcc-csm1-1 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) CanAM4 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) CanAM4 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) CanCM4 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) CanCM4 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) CanESM2 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) CanESM2 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies (COLA) CFSv2-2011 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies (COLA) CFSv2-2011 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per I Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) CMCC-CESM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per I Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) CMCC-CESM model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per I Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) CMCC-CM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per I Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) CMCC-CM model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per I Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) CMCC-CMS model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per I Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC) CMCC-CMS model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: College of Global Change and Earth System Science (GCESS) BNU-ESM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: College of Global Change and Earth System Science (GCESS) BNU-ESM model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM2p1 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM2p1 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM3 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM3 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM2G model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM2G model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM2M model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM2M model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-HIRAM-C180 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-HIRAM-C180 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-HIRAM-C360 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-HIRAM-C360 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Institute for Numerical Mathematics (INM) inmcm4 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Institute for Numerical Mathematics (INM) inmcm4 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL) IPSL-CM5A-LR model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL) IPSL-CM5A-LR model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL) IPSL-CM5A-MR model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL) IPSL-CM5A-MR model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL) IPSL-CM5B-LR model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL) IPSL-CM5B-LR model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) MPI-ESM-LR model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) MPI-ESM-LR model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) MPI-ESM-MR model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) MPI-ESM-MR model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) MPI-ESM-P model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) MPI-ESM-P model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-AGCM3-2H model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-AGCM3-2H model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-AGCM3-2S model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-AGCM3-2S model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-CGCM3 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-CGCM3 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-ESM1 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Meteorological Research Institute of KMA MRI-ESM1 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadCM3 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadCM3 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadGEM2-A model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadGEM2-A model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadGEM2-CC model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadGEM2-CC model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadGEM2-ES model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Met Office Hadley Centre (MOHC) HadGEM2-ES model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office (NASA GMAO) GEOS-5 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office (NASA GMAO) GEOS-5 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-H-CC model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-H-CC model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-H model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-H model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-R-CC model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-R-CC model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-R model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA GISS) GISS-E2-R model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) CCSM4 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) CCSM4 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) CFSv2-2011 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) CFSv2-2011 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Nonhydrostatic Icosahedral Atmospheric Model (NI CAM) Group NICAM-09 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Nonhydrostatic Icosahedral Atmospheric Model (NI CAM) Group NICAM-09 model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Norwegian Climate Centre (NCC) NorESM1-ME model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Norwegian Climate Centre (NCC) NorESM1-ME model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: Norwegian Climate Centre (NCC) NorESM1-M model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: Norwegian Climate Centre (NCC) NorESM1-M model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: The CNRM-CERFACS team CNRM-CM5-2 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The CNRM-CERFACS team CNRM-CM5-2 model output collection.The CNRM-CERFACS team consisted of the following agencies: Centre National de Recherches Meteorologiques (CNRM) and Centre Europ...
WCRP CMIP5: The CNRM-CERFACS team CNRM-CM5 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The CNRM-CERFACS team CNRM-CM5 model output collection.The CNRM-CERFACS team consisted of the following agencies: Centre National de Recherches Meteorologiques (CNRM) and Centre Europee...
WCRP CMIP5: The CSIRO-BOM team ACCESS1-0 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The CSIRO-BOM team ACCESS1-0 model output collection.The CSIRO-BOM team consisted of the following agencies: The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO, Aus...
WCRP CMIP5: The CSIRO-BOM team ACCESS1-3 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The CSIRO-BOM team ACCESS1-3 model output collection.The CSIRO-BOM team consisted of the following agencies: The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO, Aus...
WCRP CMIP5: The CSIRO-QCCCE team CSIRO-Mk3-6-0 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The CSIRO-QCCCE team CSIRO-Mk3-6-0 model output collection.The CSIRO-QCCCE team consisted of the following agencies: The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CS...
WCRP CMIP5: The EC-EARTH Consortium EC-EARTH model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The EC-EARTH Consortium EC-EARTH model output collection. For details of the EC-EARTH Consortium members please see the linked reference to the EC-EARTH Consortium website on this re...
WCRP CMIP5: The First Institute of Oceanography (FIO) FIO-ESM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The First Institute of Oceanography (FIO) FIO-ESM model output collection.
WCRP CMIP5: The LASG-CESS team FGOALS-g2 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The LASG-CESS team FGOALS-g2 model output collection.The LASG-CESS team consisted of the following agencies: Institute of Atmospheric Physics (LASG) and Centre for Earth System Science ...
WCRP CMIP5: The LASG-IAP team FGOALS-gl model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The LASG-IAP team FGOALS-gl model output collection.The LASG-IAP team consisted of the following agencies: Institute of Atmospheric Physics (LASG) and Institute of Atmospheric Physics (...
WCRP CMIP5: The LASG-IAP team FGOALS-s2 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The LASG-IAP team FGOALS-s2 model output collection.The LASG-IAP team consisted of the following agencies: Institute of Atmospheric Physics (LASG) and Institute of Atmospheric Physics (...
WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC4h model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC4h model output collection.The MIROC team consisted of the following agencies: Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute (AORI) and Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Scien...
WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC5 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC5 model output collection.The MIROC team consisted of the following agencies: Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute (AORI) and Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Scienc...
WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC-ESM-CHEM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC-ESM-CHEM model output collection.The MIROC team consisted of the following agencies: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) and Centre for C...
WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC-ESM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The MIROC team MIROC-ESM model output collection.The MIROC team consisted of the following agencies: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) and Centre for Climat...
WCRP CMIP5: The NIMR-KMA team HadGEM2-AO model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The NIMR-KMA team HadGEM2-AO model output collection.The NIMR-KMA team consisted of the following agencies: National Institute of Meteorological Research (NIMR) and Korea Meteorological...
WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-BGC model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-BGC model output collection.The NSF-DOE-NCAR team consisted of the following agencies: National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Center for Atmospheric ...
WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-CAM5-1-FV2 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-CAM5-1-FV2 model output collection.The NSF-DOE-NCAR team consisted of the following agencies: National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Center for Atmos...
WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-CAM5 model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-CAM5 model output collection.The NSF-DOE-NCAR team consisted of the following agencies: National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Center for Atmospheric...
WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-FASTCHEM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-FASTCHEM model output collection.The NSF-DOE-NCAR team consisted of the following agencies: National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Center for Atmosph...
WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-WACCM model output collection   None WCRP CMIP5: The NSF-DOE-NCAR team CESM1-WACCM model output collection.The NSF-DOE-NCAR team consisted of the following agencies: National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Center for Atmospheri...
Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory (WAO): surface meteorology and atmospheric chemistry data   weybourne The Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory (WAO) is part of the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia (UEA). It is situated on the north Norfolk coast and is a world class fa...
World Land Surface Temperature Atlas (WLSTA) for 1992-1993   wlsta This CD-ROM is produced by the European Space Agency (ESA) and contains land surface temperature demonstration products as estimated from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) sensor...