Tundra Nunavik: Set of 27 interpolated bioclimate variables derived from the NCEP climate system reanalysis for Labrador and northern Quebec for the period 1981-2010

Data and Resources

Dataset extent

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Source http://www.cen.ulaval.ca/nordicanad/dpage.aspx?doi=10.5885/45530CE-A3ED9387879F4B55
Version 1.0
Citation Berteaux, D., Casajus, N., Ropars, P. 2018. Tundra Nunavik: Set of 27 interpolated bioclimate variables derived from the NCEP climate system reanalysis for Labrador and northern Quebec for the period 1981-2010, v. 1.0 (1981-2010). Nordicana D32, doi: 10.5885/45530CE-A3ED9387879F4B55.
Authors
  • Author Name: Dominique Berteaux
  • Author Name: Nicolas Casajus
  • Author Name: Pascale Ropars
Temporal coverage
  • Temporal coverage start: 1981-01-01  Temporal coverage end: 2010-12-31
Spatial coverage { "coordinates": [ -68.689, 56.192 ], "type": "Point" }
Station cen-whapmagoostui-kuujuarapik-research-station
Collaborator
Variable measured
  • Variable name: Set of 27 bioclimate variables  Variable description: This dataset is a NetCDF file for the province of Quebec north of the 50th parallel and for Labrador, horizon 1981-2010. The following climate variables are available: Annual mean temperature, Mean diurnal range, Isothermality, Temperature seasonality, Maximum temperature of warmest month, Minimum temperature of coldest month, Temperature annual range, Mean temperature of wettest quarter, Mean temperature of driest quarter, Mean temperature of warmest quarter, Mean temperature of coldest quarter, Annual precipitation, Precipitation of wettest month, Precipitation of driest month, Precipitation seasonality, Precipitation of wettest quarter, Precipitation of driest quarter, Precipitation of warmest quarter, Precipitation of coldest quarter, Annual growing degree-days, Annual freezing degree-days, Date of last freeze of spring, Date of first freeze of fall, Length of the frost-free period, Annual potential evapotranspiration, Annual water balance, Annual moisture index. (See variables_names.pdf document for more information)  Variable unit: unitless
Measurement Technique
    Date published 2018-03-26
    Date modified 2018-03-26
    Status Public
    Publisher
    • Publisher name: Nordicana D  Publisher URL: http://www.cen.ulaval.ca/nordicanad/en_index.aspx
    Provider
    • Provider name: Centre d'études Nordiques (CEN)  Provider URL: http://www.cen.ulaval.ca/
    License http://www.cen.ulaval.ca/nordicanad/en_modalite.aspx