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OPeNDAP/DODS Data URL: https://goldsmr2.gesdisc.eosdis.nasa.gov/dods/MAT1NXRAD

Description:
tavg1_2d_rad_Nx: MERRA 2D IAU Diagnostic, Radiation Surface and TOA, Time Average 1-hourly (2/3x1/2L1)
Documentation: (none provided)
Longitude:
-180.00000000000°E to 179.33333332974°E
 (540 points, avg. res. 0.667°)
Latitude:
-90.00000000000°N to 90.00000000000°N
 (361 points, avg. res. 0.5°)
Time:
00:30Z01JAN1979 to 23:30Z29FEB2016
 (325776 points, avg. res. 0.042 days)
Variables:
(total of 36)
 
emis
surface emissivity
 
ts
surface skin temperature
 
albedo
surface albedo
 
albnirdf
diffuse beam nir surface albedo
 
albnirdr
direct beam nir surface albedo
 
albvisdf
diffuse beam vis-uv surface albedo
 
albvisdr
direct beam vis-uv surface albedo
 
lwgem
emitted longwave at the surface
 
lwgab
absorbed longwave at the surface
 
lwgabclr
absorbed longwave at the surface with no cloud
 
lwgabclrcln
absorbed longwave at the surface with no cloud or aerosol
 
lwgnt
net downward longwave flux at the surface
 
lwgntclr
net downward longwave flux at the surface for cloud-free sky
 
lwgntclrcln
net downward longwave flux at the surface for clear sky
 
lwtup
upward longwave flux at top of atmosphere (toa)
 
lwtupclr
upward longwave flux at toa assuming clear sky
 
lwtupclrcln
upward longwave flux at toa assuming clear clean sky
 
swtdn
toa incident shortwave flux
 
swgdn
surface incident shortwave flux
 
swgdnclr
surface incident shortwave flux assuming clear sky
 
swgnt
surface net downward shortwave flux
 
swgntclr
surface net downward shortwave flux assuming clear sky
 
swgntcln
surface net downward shortwave flux assuming clean sky
 
swgntclrcln
surface net downward shortwave flux assuming clear clean sky
 
swtnt
toa net shortwave flux
 
swtntclr
toa net shortwave flux assuming clear sky
 
swtntcln
toa net shortwave flux assuming clean sky
 
swtntclrcln
toa net shortwave flux assuming clear clean sky
 
tauhgh
optical thickness of high clouds
 
taulow
optical thickness of low clouds
 
taumid
optical thickness of mid-level clouds
 
tautot
optical thickness of all clouds
 
cldhgh
high-level (above 400 hpa) cloud fraction
 
cldlow
low-level (1000-700 hpa) cloud fraction
 
cldmid
mid-level (700-400 hpa) cloud fraction
 
cldtot
total cloud fraction

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complete metadata listing:

Global attributes:

title: "tavg1_2d_rad_Nx: MERRA 2D IAU Diagnostic, Radiation Surface and TOA, Time Average 1-hourly (2/3x1/2L1)"
Conventions: "COARDS"
"GrADS"
dataType: "Grid"
history: "Mon Apr 15 13:44:34 GMT 2019 : imported by GrADS Data Server 2.0"


Variables

emis: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "surface emissivity "
emis: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "surface emissivity "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
ts: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "surface skin temperature "
ts: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "surface skin temperature "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
albedo: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "surface albedo "
albedo: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "surface albedo "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
albnirdf: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "diffuse beam nir surface albedo "
albnirdf: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "diffuse beam nir surface albedo "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
albnirdr: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "direct beam nir surface albedo "
albnirdr: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "direct beam nir surface albedo "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
albvisdf: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "diffuse beam vis-uv surface albedo "
albvisdf: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "diffuse beam vis-uv surface albedo "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
albvisdr: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "direct beam vis-uv surface albedo "
albvisdr: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "direct beam vis-uv surface albedo "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgem: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "emitted longwave at the surface "
lwgem: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "emitted longwave at the surface "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgab: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "absorbed longwave at the surface "
lwgab: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "absorbed longwave at the surface "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgabclr: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "absorbed longwave at the surface with no cloud "
lwgabclr: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "absorbed longwave at the surface with no cloud "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgabclrcln: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "absorbed longwave at the surface with no cloud or aerosol "
lwgabclrcln: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "absorbed longwave at the surface with no cloud or aerosol "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgnt: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "net downward longwave flux at the surface "
lwgnt: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "net downward longwave flux at the surface "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgntclr: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "net downward longwave flux at the surface for cloud-free sky "
lwgntclr: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "net downward longwave flux at the surface for cloud-free sky "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwgntclrcln: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "net downward longwave flux at the surface for clear sky "
lwgntclrcln: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "net downward longwave flux at the surface for clear sky "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwtup: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "upward longwave flux at top of atmosphere (toa) "
lwtup: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "upward longwave flux at top of atmosphere (toa) "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
lwtupclr: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "upward longwave flux at toa assuming clear sky "
lwtupclr: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "upward longwave flux at toa assuming clear sky "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
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resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
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maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
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maximum: 179.33333332974
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lwtupclrcln: Grid
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grads_dim: "x"
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missing_value: 1.0E15
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time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
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grads_dim: "y"
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lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
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long_name: "surface incident shortwave flux "
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time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
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long_name: "time"
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lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
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lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
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long_name: "surface incident shortwave flux assuming clear sky "
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long_name: "surface incident shortwave flux assuming clear sky "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
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long_name: "time"
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grads_dim: "y"
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lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
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missing_value: 1.0E15
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time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
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long_name: "time"
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grads_dim: "y"
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lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
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long_name: "surface net downward shortwave flux assuming clear sky "
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grads_dim: "t"
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long_name: "time"
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long_name: "surface net downward shortwave flux assuming clean sky "
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long_name: "time"
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long_name: "toa net shortwave flux assuming clear sky "
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tauhgh: Grid
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grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
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grads_dim: "x"
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grads_dim: "t"
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grads_dim: "x"
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taumid: Grid
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grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
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long_name: "time"
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lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
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long_name: "longitude"
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tautot: Grid
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tautot: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
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time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
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lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
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long_name: "mid-level (700-400 hpa) cloud fraction "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
cldtot: Grid
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "total cloud fraction "
cldtot: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..325775][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..539]
_FillValue: 1.0E15
missing_value: 1.0E15
long_name: "total cloud fraction "
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667
time: Array of 64 bit Reals [time = 0..325775]
grads_dim: "t"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "325776"
grads_min: "00:30z01jan1979"
grads_step: "60mn"
units: "days since 1-1-1 00:00:0.0"
long_name: "time"
minimum: "00:30z01jan1979"
maximum: "23:30z29feb2016"
resolution: 0.041666668
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
grads_dim: "y"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "361"
units: "degrees_north"
long_name: "latitude"
minimum: -90.00000000000
maximum: 90.00000000000
resolution: 0.5
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..539]
grads_dim: "x"
grads_mapping: "linear"
grads_size: "540"
units: "degrees_east"
long_name: "longitude"
minimum: -180.00000000000
maximum: 179.33333332974
resolution: 0.6666667

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