Daily Mean Composites: Includes Derived Variables

Plot daily composites (averages) of the mean or anomalies (mean - total mean) of variables from the NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis and other datasets. Total means are based on 1981-2010. Data is available from Jan 1948 to May 27, 2024 for most variables.
Calculation details of derived variables

Variables  Analysis level
Enter Year, Month and Day for composites To subtract one set of days from another, use a minus sign (-) before the years of the days that are to be subtracted. Default is last available date for variable.
OR to Enter Year of last day of range
OR File with DatesOptional Plot Label replaces list of dates.
Plot Label:
Days to add or subtract:
This number of days will be added (or subtracted) from all input dates. Please use all positive dates for input.
Color Shading Type
Plot type Mean Anomaly Climo
Scale Plot Size(%) Plot contour labels?No Yes Scale vectors
Override default contour interval ? Interval:Range: lowhigh
State boundaries: No Yes
Region of globe
Enter lowest lat (-90 to 90) Highest lat
Enter western most longitude (0 to 360) Eastern most longitude
Choose projection for CUSTOM: Choose height range for CROSSECTION: to

This is a Research and Development Application