Validation Results

Summary: ERA5_CCI_COMBINED_v04.7_v05.2

  • Started validation on Oct. 22, 2020, 7:19 a.m. UTC, finished on Oct. 23, 2020, 2:19 a.m. UTC.
  • Compared 3 datasets:
    • Dataset 1: ESA CCI SM combined (v05.2, sm) [Filters: Variable in valid geophysical range; Data with no inconsistencies detected (flag = 0); ]
    • Dataset 2: ESA CCI SM combined (v04.7, sm) [Filters: Variable in valid geophysical range; Data with no inconsistencies detected (flag = 0); ]
    • Reference: ERA5 (v20190613, swvl1) [Filters: Variable in valid geophysical range; Soil not frozen; ]
  • Validated globally.
  • Validation period / temporal filter: Jan. 1, 1978, midnight UTC to Dec. 31, 2019, 11:59 p.m. UTC.
  • Validation metrics calculated from absolute values.
  • Triple collocation analysis was activated.
  • Scaling reference: ERA5 (v20190613, swvl1) [Filters: Variable in valid geophysical range; Soil not frozen; ]
  • Scaling method: Mean/standard deviation.
  • Processing took 1139 minutes (wall time).
  • 0% (0 of 244450) of the processed locations (grid points) produced errors during calculation.
  • This result was published on zenodo with DOI 10.5281/zenodo.4120784.

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