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UKCP09: Gridded data sets - register

This form should be used to apply for access to the gridded data sets prepared by the Met Office, with funding support from Defra.

The monthly and annual data sets and the 5 km version of the baseline average data sets may be downloaded free of charge for research. They may not be used for commercial or business applications, sold, transferred or sub-licensed to any third party without obtaining an appropriate licence from the Met Office.

The daily temperature data sets, the rainfall data sets derived from daily rainfall grids and the 25 km and regional versions of the baseline average data sets may be downloaded free of charge for research and for restricted commercial and business use. However, they may not be sold, transferred or sub-licensed to any third party without obtaining an appropriate licence from the Met Office.

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