WorldClim Climatology V1 (WORLDCLIM/V1/MONTHLY)

Version V1

WorldClim version 1 has average monthly global climate data for minimum,
mean, and maximum temperature and for precipitation.

WorldClim version 1 was developed by Robert J. Hijmans, Susan Cameron,
and Juan Parra, at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University
of California, Berkeley, in collaboration with Peter Jones and
Andrew Jarvis (CIAT), and with Karen Richardson (Rainforest CRC).

NameDescriptionGee UnitGee Scale
tavgMean temperature°C0.1
tminMinimum temperature°C0.1
tmaxMaximum temperature°C0.1


University of California, Berkeley (producer, licensor)
Google Earth Engine (host)
STAC Version 0.6.0
Keywords berkeley, climate, monthly, precipitation, temperature, ucb, weather, worldclim
License proprietary
Temporal Extent 12/31/1959, 4:00:00 PM - 12/31/1990, 4:00:00 PM
Citation Hijmans, R.J., S.E. Cameron, J.L. Parra, P.G. Jones and A. Jarvis, 2005. Very High Resolution Interpolated Climate Surfaces for Global Land Areas. [International Journal of Climatology 25: 1965-1978](
Type image_collection
GSD arc secondsm
gee:climatological_interval month
Asset schema {"name":"month","description":"Month","type":"DOUBLE"}