Q1. I want to know about the type and period of available GSMaP product.

A1. Currently, the type and period of the products provided to users as follows.

【Type and period of GSMaP Product】

Data Name Product Name Algorithm
Version
Folder Period Note
Realtime Rainfall Watch GSMaP_NOW Realtime v6 now Latest 24 hours
  • The area of geostationary satellite "Himawari".
  • 24 hours past data will be deleted at any time.
now/GrADS 2015/11 to present The area of geostationary satellite "Himawari".
Global Rainfall Watch GSMaP_NRT Near-Realtime v5 realtime 2008/10/10 to 2014/9/2 v5 data in realtime is specified by the period, 2008/10/10 to 2014/9/2
v6 realtime
or
realtime_ver/v6
2014/9/3 to present v6 data in realtime (or realtime_ver/v6) is specified by the period, 2014/9/3 to present
v7 realtime_ver/v7 2017/1/17 to present
GSMaP_MVK Standard v5 standard/v5 2000/3/1 to 2010/11/30
v6 standard/v6 2014/3/1 to present
v7 standard/v7 2014/3/1 to present
GSMaP_RNL Reanalysis v6 reanalysis/v6 2000/3/1 to 2014/2/28 Reanalysis with the same algorithm as GSMaP_MVK v6
GSMaP_Gauge_NRT Gauge-calibrated
Near-Realtime
v7 realtime_gauge/v7
or
realtime_ver/v7/gauge_hr,
realtime_ver/v7/gauge_dy,
realtime_ver/v7/gauge_dy0.1
2017/1/17 to present
GSMaP_Gauge Gauge-calibrated
Standard
v5 standard_gauge/v5 2000/3/2 to 2010/11/30
v6 standard_gauge/v6
or
standard/v6/gauge_hr,
standard/v6/gauge_dy
2014/3/1 to present
v7 standard_gauge/v7
or
standard/v7/gauge_hr,
standard/v7/gauge_dy
2014/3/1 to present
GSMaP_Gauge_RNL Gauge-calibrated
Reanalysis
v6 reanalysis_gauge/v6
or
reanalysis/v6/gauge_hr,
reanalysis/v6/gauge_dy
2000/3/1 to 2014/2/28 Reanalysis with the same algorithm as GSMaP_MVK v6

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