A Preliminary Comparison of Version 5 and Version 6 TRMM Rainfall Products

Steve Nesbitt - Department of Atmospheric Science - Colorado State University

The following images compare 3 years (1998-2000) of TRMM version 5 and version 6 rain products calculated from the standard 3G68 products (available at ftp://trmmopen.gsfc.nasa.gov/) at 0.5° lat/lon resolution.

PR v5 vs. v6

TMI v5 vs. v6

PR v5 vs. TMI v5

PR v6 vs. TMI v6

Updated 15 March 2005 - Contact snesbitt at atmos.colostate.edu