China regional atmospheric driving dataset based on geostationary satellites and reanalysis data (2005-2010)

Based on the geostationary satellites and reanalysis data, the China Regional Atmospheric Driving Dataset is a set of atmospheric driving data sets with high spatiotemporal resolution prepared by the China Meteorological Administration, with a spatial resolution of 0.1 ° × 0.1 ° and a temporal resolution of 1 Hours, covering a range of 75 ° -135 ° east longitude and 15 ° -55 ° north latitude, include 6 elements of near-surface temperature, relative humidity, ground pressure, near-surface wind speed, incident solar radiation on the ground, and ground precipitation rate. The preparation process of precipitation products is as follows: The 6-hour cumulative precipitation estimated from the multi-channel data of the China Fengyun-2 geostationary satellite is integrated with the 6-hour cumulative precipitation from conventional ground observations to obtain 6-hour cumulative precipitation spatial distribution data, and then use the high-resolution cloud classification information retrieved from the multi-channel inversion of the geostationary satellites determines the interpolation time weight of the cumulative precipitation and obtains an estimated one-hour cumulative precipitation. The preparation process of the radiation data is as follows: The surface incident solar radiation based on FY-2C, uses the radiation transmission model DISORT (Discrete Ordinates Radiative Transfer Program for a Multi-Layered Plane-parallel Medium) to calculate the radiation transmission and obtains the data of surface incident solar radiation in China. Preparation process of other elements: The space and time interpolation method is used for the NCEP reanalysis data of 1.0 ° × 1.0 ° to obtain driving factors such as near-surface air temperature, relative humidity, ground pressure, and near-surface wind speed of 0.1 ° × 0.1 ° per hour.

Physical meaning of each variable:

Meteorological Elements || Variable Name || Unit || Physical Meaning

| Surface temperature || TBOT || K || Surface temperature (2m)

| Surface pressure || PSRF || Pa || Surface pressure

| Relative humidity on the ground || RH || kg / kg || Relative humidity near the ground (2m)

| Wind speed on the ground || WIND || m / s || Wind speed near the ground (anemometer height)

| Surface incident solar radiation || FSDS || W / m2 || Surface incident solar radiation

| Precipitation Rate || PRECTmms || mm / hr || Precipitation Rate

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SHI Chunxiang. China regional atmospheric driving dataset based on geostationary satellites and reanalysis data (2005-2010). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2013. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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1. Shi C X, Xie Z H, Qian H, et al. China land soil moisture EnKF data assimilation based on satellite remote sensing data. Sci China Earth Sci, 2011, doi: 10.1007/s11430-010-4160-3( View Details | Bibtex)

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East: 135.00 West: 75.00
South: 15.00 North: 55.00
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  • Spatial resolution: 0.1º - 0.25º
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