World Development Report 2021 - Map S4.1.1, Large gaps remain in global reporting on basic weather data

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The dataset includes global weather data on surface temperature measured on December 14, 2020. Dataset includes information on location, longitude, latitude, color code (for availability of surface land observations), and weather center.

Map Note: Snapshot of World Meteorological Organization Integrated Global Observing System interactive map showing observations of surface temperature measured on a typical day (December 14) in 2020. NWP = numerical weather prediction; OSCAR = Observing Systems Capability Analysis and Review Tool.

Type: 
Geospatial
Acronym: 
WDR
Languages Supported: 
English
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Topics: 
Climate Change
Information and Communication Technologies
Geographical Coverage: 
World
Economy Coverage: 
Economy Coverage not specified
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Periodicity not specified
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World Bank map, based on data from WDQMS (WIGOS Data Quality Monitoring System) (webtool), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, https://wdqms.wmo.int.

Time Periods: 
March, 2021

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World Bank. 2021. World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives. Washington, DC: World Bank.

The dataset includes global weather data on surface temperature measured on December 14, 2020. Dataset includes information on location, longitude, latitude, color code (for availability of surface land observations), and weather center.

Map Note: Snapshot of World Meteorological Organization Integrated Global Observing System interactive map showing observations of surface temperature measured on a typical day (December 14) in 2020. NWP = numerical weather prediction; OSCAR = Observing Systems Capability Analysis and Review Tool.

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2021-03-25
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42b43c1c-0775-4612-a573-2c5bfa4f787e
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Acronym: 
WDR
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Languages Supported: 
Time Periods: 
March, 2021
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Subtitle: 
Large gaps remain in global reporting on basic weather data
Geographical Coverage: 
Data Classification of a Dataset: 
DEC
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Citation Text: 
World Bank. 2021. World Development Report 2021: Data for Better Lives. Washington, DC: World Bank.
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World Bank map, based on data from WDQMS (WIGOS Data Quality Monitoring System) (webtool), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, https://wdqms.wmo.int.

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