SILO's gridded datasets are hosted on Amazon Web Services under the AWS Public Data Program.
You can download the annual files here:
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SILO’s gridded datasets are arranged in annual blocks. Each annual file contains all of the grids for the selected year and variable.
Each annual file (for daily variables) is approximately 410 MB in size. The annual files for monthly rainfall are smaller (14 MB) because they only contain 12 monthly grids, instead of 365 or 366 daily grids.
Annual files are available for:
The gridded data are stored on Amazon S3 and arranged in a directory structure of the form
variable is the variable's short name. The datasets can be accessed by the following methods:
aws s3 cp s3://silo-open-data/annual/monthly_rain/2005.monthly_rain.nc .
aws s3 sync s3://silo-open-data/annual/monthly_rain/ .
curl "https://s3-ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/silo-open-data/annual/evap_pan/2015.evap_pan.nc" --remote-name
Use the tools and examples provided below to get started.
The example shows how to import a NetCDF dataset and analyse.Read more
The example shows how NCO tools can be used to process NetCDF datasets.Read more
The example shows how NetCDF files can be converted to other formats.Read more