Variables

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ACIS NRCC NN Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Maximum Temperature

tmax

dec C

Minimum Temperature

tmin

dec C

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (precip-peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

ANUSPLIN Gridded Climate for Canada - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

pcp

mm

Maximum Temperature

maxt

dec C

Minimum Temperature

mint

dec C

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (pcp-peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves(SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

ANUSPLIN Gridded Climate for Canada - Monthly

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

pcp

mm

Maximum Temperature

maxt

dec C

Minimum Temperature

mint

dec C

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (pcp-peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

spei

Canadian Drought Outlook

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Canadian Drought Outlook - timeseries not available

drought_outlook_class

Copernicus Emergency Management Service Fire Danger Indices

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Burning Index

burning_index

Energy Release Component

energy_release_component

J/m^2

Ignition Component

ignition_component

%

Spread Component

spread_componen

CHIRPS Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precipitation

mm

Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

CHIRPS Pentad

CHIRPS

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precipitation

mm

Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

CHIRPS Preliminary Pentad

CHIRPS Preliminary Pentad

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precipitation

mm

Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

CFS gridMET 28-Day Forecasts

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Burning Index

bi

Evap. Demand Drought Index (EDDI)

eddi

Energy Release Component (ERC)

erc

ASCE Grass Reference Evapotranspiration (Eto)

eto

mm

100-HR Dead Fuel Moisture (FM-100)

fm100

%

1000-HR Dead Fuel Moisture (FM-1000)

fm1000

%

Precipitation

pr

mm

Max Temperature

tmmx

deg C

Min Temperature

tmmn

deg C

Downward Shortwave Radiation

srad

W/m2

Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpd

kPa

Wind Speed

vs

m/s

Specific Humidity

sph

g/kg

CFSV2 Reanalysis

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Max Temperature

Maximum_temperature_height_above_ground_6_Hour_Interval

deg C

Min Temperature

Minimum_temperature_height_above_ground_6_Hour_Interval

deg C

Mean Temperature

Temperature_height_above_ground

deg C

Potential Evaporation

Potential_Evaporation_Rate_surface_6_Hour_Average

mm

Precipitation

Precipitation_rate_surface_6_Hour_Average

mm

Specific Humidity

Specific_humidity_height_above_ground

g/kg

Max Specific Humidity

Maximum_specific_humidity_at_2m_height_above_ground_6_Hour_Interval

g/kg

Min Specific Humidity

Minimum_specific_humidity_at_2m_height_above_ground_6_Hour_Interval

g/kg

Soil Moisture (5 cm below)

Volumetric_Soil_Moisture_Content_depth_below_surface_layer_5_cm

fraction

Soil Moisture (25 cm below)

Volumetric_Soil_Moisture_Content_depth_below_surface_layer_25_cm

fraction

Soil Moisture (70 cm below)

Volumetric_Soil_Moisture_Content_depth_below_surface_layer_70_cm

fraction

Soil Moisture (150 cm below)

Volumetric_Soil_Moisture_Content_depth_below_surface_layer_150_cm

fraction

Eastward Wind Component

u-component_of_wind_height_above_ground

m/s

Northward Wind Component

v-component_of_wind_height_above_ground

m/s

Wind Speed

vs

m/s

Net Radiation

netRAD

W/m2

Downward Shortwave Radiation

Downward_Short-Wave_Radiation_Flux_surface_6_Hour_Average

W/m2

Upward Shortwave Radiation

Upward_Short-Wave_Radiation_Flux_surface_6_Hour_Average

W/m2

Downward Longwave Radiation

Downward_Long-Wave_Radp_Flux_surface_6_Hour_Average

W/m2

Upward Longwave Radiation

Upward_Long-Wave_Radp_Flux_surface_6_Hour_Average

W/m2

Latent Heat Flux

Latent_heat_net_flux_surface_6_Hour_Average

W/m2

Sensible Heat Flux

Sensible_heat_net_flux_surface_6_Hour_Average

W/m2

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (precipitation-peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

CONUS404

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Minimum Temperature

T2_MIN

deg C

Max Temperature

T2_MAX

deg C

Mean Dewpoint Temperature

TD2

deg C

Mean Windspeed

WIND10

m/s

Mean Surface Pressure

PSFC

Pa

Total Downwelling Shortwave Radiation Flux

ACSWDNB

J m-2

Precipitation

PREC_ACC_NC

mm

Grass Reference ET

ETO_ASCE

mm

Alfalfa Reference ET

ETR_ASCE

mm

DAYMET - 1km - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

prcp

mm

Maximum Temperature

tmax

dec C

Minimum Temperature

tmin

dec C

Downward Shortwave Radiation

srad

W/m2

Snow Water Equivalent (SWE)

swe

mm

Daily average partial pressure of water vapor

vp

kPa

Duration of daylight

dayl

s

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (total_precipitation -peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

USGS 1/10-deg static earthquake damage risk dataset

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Earthquake damage risk - timeseries not available

ERisk

%

ERA5 - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Mean Temperature

mean_2m_air_temperature

deg C

Minimum Temperature

minimum_2m_air_temperature

deg C

Maximum Temperature

maximum_2m_air_temperature

deg C

Dew Point Temperature

dewpoint_2m_temperature

deg C

Precipitation

total_precipitation

mm

Sea Level Pressure

mean_sea_level_pressure

kPa

Wind Speed

wind_speed

m/s

Eastward Wind Component

u_component_of_wind_10m

m/s

Northward Wind Component

v_component_of_wind_10m

m/s

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (total_precipitation -peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

ERA5 Ag - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Mean Temperature

mean_2m_air_temperature

deg C

Minimum Temperature

minimum_2m_air_temperature

deg C

Maximum Temperature

maximum_2m_air_temperature

deg C

Dew Point Temperature

dewpoint_2m_temperature

deg C

Precipitation

total_precipitation

mm

Snow Depth

SnowDepth_inst

cm

Snow Water Equivalent

SWE

cm

Wind Speed

wind_speed

m/s

Downward Shortwave Radiation

srad

W/m2

Vapor Pressure

vap

kPa

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (total_precipitation -peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

ERA5 Land - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Mean Temperature

temperature_2m

deg C

Minimum Temperature

temperature_2m_min

deg C

Maximum Temperature

temperature_2m_max

deg C

Dew Point Temperature

dewpoint_temperature_2m

deg C

Precipitation

total_precipitation

mm

Snow Depth

SnowDepth_inst

cm

Snow Water Equivalent

SWE

cm

Wind Speed

wind_speed

m/s

Downward Shortwave Radiation

srad

W/m2

Net Solar Radiation Sum

surface_net_solar_radiation_sum

W/m2

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (total_precipitation -peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

ERA5 HEAT

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Mean Mean Radiant Temperature

mrt_mean

deg C

Max Mean Radiant Temperature

mrt_max

deg C

Min Mean Radiant Temperature

mrt_min

deg C

Median Mean Radiant Temperature

mrt_median

deg C

Mean Universal Thermal Climate Index

utci_mean

deg C

Max Universal Thermal Climate Index

utci_max

deg C

Min Universal Thermal Climate Index

utci_min

deg C

Median Universal Thermal Climate Index

utci_median

deg C

ESI 4 Week

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

4 week ESI (Evaporative Stress Index)

ESI

ESI 12 Week

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

12 week ESI (Evaporative Stress Index)

ESI

Global Ensemble Prediction System 2 week

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

prcp

mm

Minimum Temperature

temp_min

deg C

Maximum Temperature

temp_max

deg C

Mean Temperature

temp_mean

deg C

Global Ensemble Prediction System 4 week

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

prcp

mm

Minimum Temperature

temp_min

deg C

Maximum Temperature

temp_max

deg C

Mean Temperature

temp_mean

deg C

FLDAS

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration

Evap_tavg

mm

Surface Runoff

Qs_tavg

mm

Total Runoff

TotalRunoff

mm

Surface Soil Moisture (10cm)

SoilMoi00_10cm_tavg

mm

Root Zone Soil Moisture (0-100cm)

RootZoneSoilMoisture

mm

Snow Depth

SnowDepth_inst

mm

Snow Water Equivalent

SWE_inst

mm

FRET 7-Day Forecasts

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration

eto

mm

GLDAS

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration

Evap_tavg

mm

Total Runoff

TotalRunoff

mm

Surface Soil Moisture (10cm)

SoilMoi0_10cm_inst

mm

Root Zone Soil Moisture

RootMoist_inst

mm

Snow Depth

SnowDepth_inst

mm

Snow Water Equivalent

SWE_inst

mm

GPM 11km - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precipitationCal

mm

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

GRIDMET

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Dew Point Temperature

dps

deg C

ASCE Grass Reference Evapotranspiration (ETo)

eto

mm

ASCE Alfalfa Reference Evapotranspiration (ETr)

etr

mm

Precipitation (PPT)

pr

mm

Potential Water Deficit (pr-eto)

wb

mm

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (pr-peth)

wbh

mm

Min Rel. Humidity

rmin

%

Max Rel. Humidity

rmax

%

Specific Humidity

sph

g/kg

Downward Shortwave Radiation

srad

W/m2

Mean Temperature

tmean

deg C

Min Temperature

tmmn

deg C

Max Temperature

tmmx

deg C

Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpd

kPa

Wind Speed

vs

m/s

Burning Index

bi

Energy Release Component (ERC)

erc

100-HR Dead Fuel Moisture (FM-100)

fm100

%

1000-HR Dead Fuel Moisture (FM-1000)

fm1000

%

Palmer Drought Severity Index (PDSI) - timeseries not available

pdsi

Evap. Demand Drought Index (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddi

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index (SPEI) - timeseries not available

spei

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves(SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

GRIDMET DROUGHT

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

PDSI

pdsi

PALMER Z-Index

z

Short Term Drought Blend

short_term_blend

Long term Drought Blend

long_term_blend

14 Day SPI

spi14d

30 Day SPI

spi30d

90 Day SPI

spi90d

180 Day SPI

spi180d

270 Day SPI

spi270d

1 Year SPI

spi1y

2 Year SPI

spi2y

5 Year SPI

spi5y

14 Day SPEI

spei14d

30 Day SPEI

spei30d

90 Day SPEI

spei90d

180 Day SPEI

spei180d

270 Day SPEI

spei270d

1 Year SPEI

spei1y

2 Year SPEI

spei2y

5 Year SPEI

spei5y

14 Day EDDI

eddi14d

30 Day EDDI

eddi30d

90 Day EDDI

eddi90d

180 Day EDDI

eddi180d

270 Day EDDI

eddi270d

1 Year EDDI

eddi1y

2 Year EDDI

eddi2y

5 Year EDDI

eddi5y

RAP Herbaceous Production

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Herbaceous production from annual forbs and grasses

afgAGB

lbs/acre

Herbaceous production from perennial forbs and grasses

pfgAGB

lbs/acre

Total herbaceous production

herbaceousAGB

lbs/acre

RAP Herbaceous Production 16 Day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Herbaceous production from annual forbs and grasses

afgAGB

lbs/acre

Herbaceous production from perennial forbs and grasses

pfgAGB

lbs/acre

Total herbaceous production

herbaceousAGB

lbs/acre

RAP Vegetation Cover

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Annual Forb and Grass Cover

AFG

%

Perennial Forb and Grass Cover

PFG

%

Shrub Cover

SHR

%

Tree Cove

TRE

%

Bare Ground Cover

BGR

%

Litter Cover

LTR

%

RCMAP Rangeland Component Timeseries v5 (1985-2021)

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Herbaceous Cover

rangeland_herbaceous

%

Annual Herbaceous Cover

rangeland_annual_herbaceous

%

Perennial Herbaceous Cover

rangeland_perennial_herbacous

%

Bare Ground Cover

rangeland_bare_ground

%

Shrub Cover

rangeland_shrub

%

Sagebrush Cover

rangeland_sagebrush

%

Non-sagebrush Shrub Cover

rangeland_non_sagebrush_shrub

%

Litter Cover

rangeland_litter

%

Tree Cover

rangeland_tree

%

HRDPA

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

HRDPS

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Mean Temperature

Tavg

deg C

Landsat 4/5/7/8 Surface Reflectance

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 5 Surface Reflectance

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 7 Surface Reflectance

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 8 Surface Reflectance

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 9 Surface Reflectance

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 4/5/7/8 Top Of Atmosphere

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 5 Top Of Atmosphere

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 7 Top Of Atmosphere

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 8 Top Of Atmosphere

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Landsat 9 Top Of Atmosphere

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.55-1.75 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.08-2.35 um)

SWIR2

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGreenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

MERRA2

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Max Temperature (2-m)

T2MMAX

deg C

Min Temperature (2-m)

T2MMIN

deg C

Precipitation

PRECTOTCORR

mm

ASCE Grass Reference Evapotranspiration (ETo)

ETo_ASCE

mm

ASCE Alfalfa Reference Evapotranspiration (ETr)

ETr_ASCE

mm

Potential Water Deficit (PRECTOTCORR - pETo_ASCE)

wb

mm

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (PRECTOTCORR - peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddi

Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index (SPEI) - timeseries not available

spei

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

MERRA2 Fire Weather Index dataset (NASA)

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Fire Weather Index

FWI

MODIS TERRA NET ET 16-day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

ET (Total Evapotranspiration)

ET

mm/8day

PET

Total potential evapotranspiration

mm/8day

MODIS Burned Area - Monthly

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Burn Day of Year

BurnDate

First Day of Year of Reliable Change Detection

FirstDay

Last Day of Year of Reliable Change Detection

LastDay

MODIS Terra/Aqua 16-Day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

BAI (Burned Area Index)

BAI

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

MODIS Terra 16-Day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

MODIS Terra 8-Day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

LST (Land Surface Temperature in Day)

LST_Day_1km

deg C

MODIS Terra Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

FSC (Fractional Snow Cover)

NDSI_Snow_Cover

%

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

LST (Land Surface Temperature in Day)

LST_Day_1km

deg C

BAI (Burned Area Index)

BAI

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

MODIS Aqua 16-Day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

MODIS Aqua 8-Day

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

LST (Land Surface Temperature in Day)

LST_Day_1km

deg C

MODIS Aqua Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

FSC (Fractional Snow Cover)

NDSI_Snow_Cover

%

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

LST (Land Surface Temperature in Day)

LST_Day_1km

deg C

BAI (Burned Area Index)

BAI

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

NADM - Monthly

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

North American Drought Monitor Drought Classification

nadm

N/A

NCEP - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Sea Level Pressure

slp

kPa

NClimGrid-Daily 5-km

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Maximum Temperature

tmax

dec C

Minimum Temperature

tmin

dec C

Mean Temperature

tavg

dec C

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit (precip - peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

NClimGrid-Monthly 5-km

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Maximum Temperature

tmax

dec C

Minimum Temperature

tmin

dec C

Mean Temperature

tavg

dec C

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (precip - peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

NLDAS2 DAILY reanalysis

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

ASCE Grass Reference Evapotranspiration (ETo)

eto

mm

ASCE Alfalfa Reference Evapotranspiration (ETr)

etr

mm

Precipitation (PPT)

precipitation

mm

Potential Water Deficit (PPT-ETo)

wb

mm

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (precipitation - peth)

wbh

mm

Specific Humidity

sph

g/kg

Downward Shortwave Radiation

shortwave_radiation

W/m2

Downward Longwave Radiation

longwave_radiation

W/m2

Mean Temperature

tasmean

deg C

Min Temperature

tasmin

deg C

Max Temperature

tasmax

deg C

Pressure

pressure

kPa

Wind Speed

vs

m/s

Evap. Demand Drought Index (EDDI)

eddi

Standard Prec. Index (SPI)

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index (SPEI)

spei

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI)

eddih

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI)

speih

NOAA AVHRR Pathfinder V 5.2 4-km sea surface

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

SST (Sea Surface Temperature)

sea_surface_temperature

deg C

NOAA CDR PERSIANN

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precipitation

mm

NOAA CPC Conus Unified Gauge-Based Analysis

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

NOAA CPC Global Unified Gauge-Based Analysis

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

NOAA Satellite Precipitation - CMORPH

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

OISST - Daily

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Sea Surface Temperature

sst

deg C

Sea Ice Concentration

ice

%

OpenET Conus

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration eeMETRIC

et_eemetric

mm

Evapotranspiration SSEBop

et_ssebop

mm

Evapotranspiration SIMS

et_sims

mm

Evapotranspiration geeSEBAL

et_geesebal

mm

Evapotranspiration PT-JPL

et_ptjpl

mm

Evapotranspiration DisALEXI

et_disalexi

mm

Evapotranspiration Ensemble Mean

et_ensemble_mad

mm

Evapotranspiration Ensemble Max

et_ensemble_mad_max

mm

Evapotranspiration Ensemble Min

et_ensemble_mad_min

mm

PML_V2 Evapotranspiration dataset

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Potential Evapotranspiration

et

mm/8day

Potential Evapotranspiration of water/ice only

ET_water

mm/8day

Potential Evapotranspiration

et

mm/8day

Vegetation transpiration

Ec

mm/8day

Soil evaporation

Es

mm/8day

Interception from vegetation canopyy

Ei

mm/8day

PRISM

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

ppt

mm

Mean Temperature

tmean

deg C

Min Temperature

tmin

deg C

Max Temperature

tmax

deg C

Mean Dew Point Temperature

tdmean

deg C

Min Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpdmin

kPa

Max Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpdmax

kPa

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (ppt - peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

PRISM_MONTHLY

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

ppt

mm

Mean Temperature

tmean

deg C

Min Temperature

tmin

deg C

Max Temperature

tmax

deg C

Mean Dew Point Temperature

tdmean

deg C

Min Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpdmin

kPa

Max Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpdmax

kPa

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (ppt - peth)

wbh

mm

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves(EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

RDPA

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precip

mm

Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

RDPS

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Mean Temperature

Tavg

deg C

RTMA

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

PRCP

mm

Grass Reference Evapotranspiration

ETo

mm

Alfalfa Reference Evapotranspiration

eETr

mm

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Max Temperature

TMAX

deg C

Min Temperature

TMIN

deg C

Dew Point Temperature

DPT

deg C

Air Pressure

PRES

kPa

Wind Speed

WIND

m/s

Wind Direction

WDIR

deg

Specific Humidity

SPH

g/kg

Total Cloud Cover

TCDC

%

Evap. Demand Drought Index (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddi

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Sentinel 2 Surface Reflectance

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.610 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.190 um)

SWIR2

SWIR3 (1.375 um)

SWIR3

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGReenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

Sentinel 2 Top Of Atmosphere

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

EVI (Enhanced Vegetation Index)

EVI

NDVI (Vegetation Index)

NDVI

NDSI (Snow Index)

NDSI

NDWI (NIR/SWIR1)

NDWI_NIR_SWIR_Gao

NDWI (Green/NIR)

NDWI_Green_NIR_McFeeters

NDWI (Green/SWIR1)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Xu

NDWI (Green/SWIR2)

NDWI_Green_SWIR_Hall

NDWI (SWIR1/Green)

NDWI_SWIR_Green_Allen

NBR (Fire Severity Index)

NBR

SAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

SAVI

MSAVI (Soil-adjusted Vegetation Index)

MSAVI

OC2 Algorithm (Ocean Chlorophyll)

OC2

mg/m3

True Color (Red/Green/Blue)

TrueColor

False Color (NIR/Red/Green)

FalseColor

Blue band

Blue

Green band

Green

Red band

Red

NIR band

NIR

SWIR1 (1.610 um)

SWIR1

SWIR2 (2.190 um)

SWIR2

SWIR3 (1.375 um)

SWIR3

Green/Blue ratio

rGreenBlue

Red/Blue ratio

rRedBlue

Green/Red ratio

rGreenRed

Blue/NIR ratio

rBlueNIR

Green/NIR ratio

rGReenNIR

Red/NIR ratio

rRedNIR

RST Sentinel 5P Methane

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Methane

Methane

ppbV

SNODAS

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Snow Water Equivalent (SWE)

SWE

mm

Snow Depth

Snow_Depth

mm

TerraClimate

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Maximum Temperature

tmmx

deg C

Minimum Temperature

tmmn

deg C

Precipitation

pr

mm

Grass Reference Evapotranspiration (ETo)

pet

mm

Total potential evapotranspiration Hargreaves

peth

mm/day

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (precip-pet)

wb

mm

Potential Water Deficit Hargreaves (precip-peth)

wbh

mm

Wind Speed

vs

m/s

Downward Radiation

srad

W/m2

Vapor Pressure

vap

kPa

Vapor Pressure Deficit

vpd

kPa

Actual Evapotranspiration

aet

mm

Climate Water Deficit

def

mm

Runoff

ro

mm

Soil Moisture

soil

mm

Snow Water Equivalent (SWE)

swe

mm

Palmer Drought Severity Index (PDSI)

pdsi

Evap. Demand Drought Index (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddi

Standard Prec. Index (SPI) - timeseries not available

spi

Standard Prec. Evap. Index (SPEI) - timeseries not available

spei

Evap. Demand Drought Index Hargreaves (EDDI) - timeseries not available

eddih

Standard Prec. Evap. Index Hargreaves (SPEI) - timeseries not available

speih

TRMM 28-km (1/4-deg) precipitation dataset (NASA)

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Precipitation

precipitation

mm

US Drought Outlook

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Canadian Drought Outlook - timeseries not available

drought_outlook_class

USDM Drought Monitor

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Rasters of USDM Drought maps

usdm

USGS MODIS ET - Dekadal

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration (ETa)

et

mm

USGS MODIS ET - Monthly

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration (ETa)

et

mm

USGS MODIS ET - Annual

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration (ETa)

et

mm

USGS VIIRS ET - Dekadal

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration (ETa)

et

mm

USGS VIIRS ET - Monthly

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration (ETa)

et

mm

USGS VIIRS ET - Annual

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Evapotranspiration (ETa)

et

mm

USDA 30-m static wildfire risk dataset (WRC)

Variable Description

Parameter

Units

Burn Probability - timeseries not available

BP

%

Conditional Flame Length - timeseries not available

CFL

mm

Conditional Risk to Potential Structures - timeseries not available

CRPS

Exposure Type - timeseries not available

Exposure

Flame Length Exceedance Probability – 4 ft - timeseries not available

FLEP4

%

Flame Length Exceedance Probability – 8 ft - timeseries not available

FLEP8

%

Risk to Potential Structures - timeseries not available

RPS

Wildfire Hazard Potential index - timeseries not available

WHP