Comment Policy

We encourage constructive comments and interaction. Please remember these guidelines: Users agree to UCAR's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. For this site, the comments are visible without logging in, but only registered and logged in users may post comments and replies. You may post questions about the dataset, share your experiences using the dataset, provide links to relevant resources, or list your publications that use the dataset. All comments will be signed with your authentic name (no pseudonyms or anonymous comments) and affiliation associated with your user profile and will be moderated; therefore they will not be immediately posted. Questions will be answered as time permits, and we encourage dataset developers or other users to chime in with answers. If you have enough expertise to offer that merits a new page in the Climate Data Guide, please see our contributions page

Please Note: The Climate Data Guide generally does not distribute data sets.  It is your responsibility to find and process the data that you need.  Except in unusual circumstances, we do not respond to inquries such as, "Please provide me with monthly gridded rainfall data for sub-equatorial South America for 1994-2012 in netCDF format."  If you have expertise on such data, however, we awould be happy to include it on this site.