Seasonal summer maximum temperatures (Celsius) under current conditions (1950-2000)

Sep 30, 2010 (Last modified Dec 3, 2010)
Uploaded by Healy Hamilton
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WorldClim is a set of global climate layers (climate grids) with a spatial resolution of a square kilometer. They can be used for mapping and spatial modeling in a GIS or other computer programs. The data layers were generated through interpolation of average monthly climate data from weather stations. Variables included are monthly total precipitation, and monthly mean, minimum and maximum temperature, and 19 derived bioclimatic variables.
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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.
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1950,2000
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Worldclim
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This dataset is freely available for academic and other non-commercial use. Redistribution, or commercial use is not allowed without prior permission.
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Healy Hamilton
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I am a biodiversity scientist interested in understanding and conserving the diversity of life at multiple evolutionary and spatial scales. As Chief Scientist at Natureserve, I lead a talented and dedicated team of ecologists, taxonomists, and biodiversity information scientists in the application...