Monthly GPCP precipitation data for Australia

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Description

Monthly Gridded Precipitation Climatology Project precipitation data for Australia from 1982/01 to 2010/12

Format

a RasterBrick with the following attributes

dimensions : 12, 20, 240, 348 (nrow, ncol, ncell, nlayers)
resolution : 2.5, 2.5 (x, y)
extent : 110, 160, -40, -10 (xmin, xmax, ymin, ymax)
coord. ref. : +proj=longlat +ellps=WGS84 +towgs84=0,0,0,0,0,0,0 +no_defs

Details

Monthly Gridded Precipitation Climatology Project precipitation data for Australia from 1982/01 to 2010/12

References

The Version-2 Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Monthly Precipitation Analysis (1979 - Present)
Adler et al. (2003)
Journal of Hydrometeorology, Volume 4, Issue 6, pp. 1147 - 1167
http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1525-7541(2003)004<1147:TVGPCP>2.0.CO;2