creation_date: Wed Dec 2 12:03:21 PST 2015
Conventions: Please contact Prof. James Randerson (Email: email@example.com) or Dr. Mingquan Mu (firstname.lastname@example.org) for any question
source_file: This product is generated from monthly ERA interim observations
title: derived ERA interim
Approach: I read the monthly 2m dewpoint temperature and 2m surface air temperature from original file, and calculated 2m relative humidity using the way by John Dutton (Ceaseless Wind, John Dutton. McGraw-Hill, 1976. pp 273-274). The final data were saved by each month and each year.
Temporal resolution: monthly
General information: This product was derived from ERA interim Dataset (1979-present).
Spatial resolution: 0.5x0.5, 1x1 and 2.5x2.5 degree
Derived data code: http://redwood.ess.uci.edu/mingquan/www/ILAMB/Download/CODES/CODES/subroutines/convert/convert-rhums-ERA-interim.ncl