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Climate Division Plots
Data Notes and caveats
How to read file used in plot.
How to reference plots
Climate Division Information
NCEI's Climate Division Webpage. Includes references and related documentation.
Data caveats.
Get climate division boundaries.
Get stations that went into division data (from NCEI's ftp server).
US Map with list of map climate divisions and individual state maps of the climate divisions (with counties).
Get State averaged temperature and precipitation climatologies.
Related Pages
Atmospheric and Ocean Time series (SOI, PNA, etc.).
Get timeseries from climate division dataset and other datasets.
Plot maps and time series at one climate division (from NCEI). Choose "map interface to selected online data". Under select products, choose "divisional data". Uses Flash.

US Climate Division Dataset Mapping Page: pre-2014 dataset version

This version will not be updated past Jan 2014. It is being made available to for comparisons to the newer version.

To plot the current version, please go

Data Notes and caveats
bullet Variable?
bullet Type of plot?
bullet Anomaly: Choose base period.
bullet Beginning month of season bullet Ending month
bullet Enter 4 DIGIT Year(s). Valid range is January 1895 to Jan 2014. For seasons that span a year (e.g. DJF), please enter year of the first month. Default is current year.

Enter a range of years
bullet Optional: Contour Interval Low: Hi: Contour Interval:(You must input all 3 options.)
bullet Units: English (inches/F) Metric(cm/C)
bullet Optional: Scale Plot Size(1-200% ; Default 100%)
bullet White for central values for anomalies/percentiles? Yes No
bullet Flip color table? No Yes
error submittal form (Report Bugs)

Dataset is obtained from the National Climatic Data Center

It is provisional and may be subject to correction by NCDC at a later date!

new Correlate atmosphere ocean timeseries with climate division data.
This is a Research and Development Application