Regional reanalysis for precipitation data over Australia

Figure 1 Annual precipitation across Australia (a) Gauge data, (b) AWAP, (c) BARRA-R, (d) ERA-Interim. Figure adapted from Acharya et al., 2019.

Rainfall observations are important inputs for hydrometeorological applications. However, preparing a spatially and temporally consistent rainfall dataset is still a challenge because of sparse point measurements. One potentially valuable source of rainfall data with consistent spatial and temporal […]

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Gauging in the rain

umbrellas

Measuring how much water falls from the sky is more complicated than it seems. To improve measurements, researchers are looking at umbrellas, hydrophones, and gamma ray detectors. How much did we get today? It seems like a simple […]

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