Data and Tools

In addition to the monthly temperature and precipitation files found here, you can also find data produced by the Lab available through the Coweeta LTER web site. You are encouraged to check its large collection of current and historical tabular and spatial datasets.

Monthly Weather Data

70+ years of monthly average temperature and monthly total precipitation at Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Otto, NC.

These data describe monthly average temperature and precipitation readings at the Coweeta basin. The precip-low sheets report measurements at the lower elevation gauge 19. The precip-high sheet reports precipitation at the higher elevation gauge 31. The temp-sheet reports temperature at the lower elevation climate station 01.

Variables:

NR = Number of annual readings
AVE = Average monthly temperature or precipitation over the reported years.
MIN = Average monthly minimum temperature or precipitation over the reported years.
MAX = Average monthly maximum temperature or precipitation over the reported years.

Documentation

Maps