Each zipped file is selected by clicking on the table below. The zipped files contain time series of values for the chosen climate variable. The data files are named according to the following convention:
where yyyy and yyyy indicate the start and end of the period.
|Climate variable||Last updated||Download|
|Heating degree days||28 June 2013||HeatingDegreeDays_1961-2011 (ZIP, 1.23 MB)|
|Cooling degree days||28 June 2013||CoolingDegreeDays_1961-2011 (ZIP, 647 KB)|
|Growing degree days||28 June 2013||GrowingDegreeDays_1961-2011 (ZIP, 1.19 MB)|
|Extreme temperature range||28 June 2013||ExtremeTempRange_1961-2011 (ZIP, 648 KB)|
|Growing season length (days)||28 June 2013||GrowingSeasonLength_1961-2011 (ZIP, 312 KB)|
|Summer (May-Oct) heatwave duration (days)||28 June 2013||SummerHeatWave_1961-2011 (ZIP, 220 KB)|
|Winter (Nov-Apr) heatwave duration (days)||28 June 2013||WinterHeatWave_1961-2011 (ZIP, 253 KB)|
|Summer (May-Oct) coldwave duration (days)||28 June 2013||SummerColdWave_1961-2011 (ZIP, 114 KB)|
|Winter (Nov-Apr) coldwave duration (days)||28 June 2013||WinterColdWave_1961-2011 (ZIP, 219 KB)|
|Maximum number of consecutive dry days||28 June 2013||ConsecutiveDryDays_1961-2011 (ZIP, 290 KB)|
|Greatest 5-day precipitation amount (mm)||28 June 2013||Rainfall5Day_1961-2011 (ZIP, 1.13 MB)|
|Rainfall intensity on days of rain ≥1 mm (mm/day)||28 June 2013||RainfallIntensity_1961-2011 (ZIP, 785 KB)|
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