Carnegie Mellon University

Use of historical data to assess regional climate change

Published on by Yuchuan Lai

This is the data repository for the "Use of Historical Data to Assess Regional Climate Change". Two separate datasets are available: 1) time series of historical daily temperature and precipitation at different U.S. cities; 2) time series of historical annual temperature and precipitation index calculations at different cities. For more details, please refer to the following article (open access): Lai, Y. and D.A. Dzombak, (2019): Use of Historical Data to Assess Regional Climate Change. J. Climate,

- 2022 September - Note that the provided datasets will no longer be updated. Future updates may be provided at:

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Carnegie Mellon College of Engineering Dean’s Fellowship to Yuchuan Lai, and by the Hamerschlag Chair of Professor Dzombak.