This data set produces rainfall amount measurements. The instruments have been on the observational grass field of DMH (Department of Meteorology and Hydrology) office in Kyaukphyu, Myanmar since May 2005 (now in progress). This site has been operated in JAMSTEC/IORGC research project. (DMH: Department of Meteorology and Hydrology)
1) Data format
ASCII text files
2) Spatial coverage & resolution
Longitude:93.5E, Latitude:19.4N, Elevation:6m a.s.l.
3) Temporal covergage & resolution
since May 2005, 0.5mm count x 4000 times
4) File size (total)
References & related publication
- Wu, P., J.-I. Hamada, S. Mori, Y.I. Tauhid, M.D. Yamanaka, and F. Kimura, Diurnal variation of precipitable water over a mountainous area of Sumatra Island. J. Appl. Meteorol., 42, 1107-1115, 2003.