WorldClim is a set of global climate layers (climate grids) with a spatial resolution of about 1 square kilometer. The data can be used for mapping and spatial modeling in a GIS or with other computer programs and use LZW compression. Hijmans, R.J., S.E. Cameron, J.L. Parra, P.G. Jones and A. Jarvis, 2005. Very high resolution interpolated climate surfaces for global land areas. International Journal of Climatology 25: 1965-1978. Hosted on the D4Science Thredds Catalog:

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Last Updated 25 May 2024, 12:32 (CEST)
Created 25 May 2024, 12:32 (CEST)