Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products at 0.05 degrees.  

The creation of this data was funded by the Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network (TERN) Ecosystem Modelling and Scaling Infrastructure (eMAST) Facility under the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) 2013-2014 budget initiative of the Australian Government Department of Industry.

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DAILY EVAPOTRANSPIRATION, 2.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled evapotranspiration (mm day) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 2.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country.

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DAILY EVAPOTRANSPIRATION, 50TH PERCENTILE

Modelled evapotranspiration (mm day) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 50th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country.

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DAILY EVAPOTRANSPIRATION, 97.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled evapotranspiration (mm day) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 97.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country.

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DAILY AVERAGE CANOPY CONDUCTANCE, 2.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled daily average canopy conductance (mm per second, averaged over a day) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 2.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country.

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DAILY AVERAGE CANOPY CONDUCTANCE, 50TH PERCENTILE

Modelled daily average canopy conductance (mm per second, averaged over a day) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 50th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country.

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DAILY AVERAGE CANOPY CONDUCTANCE, 97.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled daily average canopy conductance (mm per second, averaged over a day) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 97.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country.

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DAILY ROOT-ZONE SOIL MOISTURE (0-1 M SOIL LAYER), 2.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled root-layer soil moisture (0-100 cm) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 2.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country. The unit of measure is relative wetness (0-1, indicating 0 and 100% degree of saturation).

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DAILY ROOT-ZONE SOIL MOISTURE (0-1 M SOIL LAYER), 50TH PERCENTILE

Modelled root-layer soil moisture (0-100 cm) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 50th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country. The unit of measure is relative wetness (0-1, indicating 0 and 100% degree of saturation).

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DAILY ROOT-ZONE SOIL MOISTURE (0-1 M SOIL LAYER), 97.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled root-layer soil moisture (0-100 cm) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 97.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country. The unit of measure is relative wetness (0-1, indicating 0 and 100% degree of saturation).

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DAILY TOP LAYER SOIL MOISTURE (~0-10 CM) RELATIVE WETNESS, 2.5TH PERCENTILE

Modelled top-layer soil moisture (0-10 cm) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 2.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country. The unit of measure is relative wetness (0-1, indicating 0 and 100% degree of saturation).

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DAILY TOP LAYER SOIL MOISTURE (~0-10 CM) RELATIVE WETNESS, 50TH PERCENTILE

Modelled top-layer soil moisture (0-10 cm) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 50th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country. The unit of measure is relative wetness (0-1, indicating 0 and 100% degree of saturation).

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DAILY TOP LAYER SOIL MOISTURE (~0-10 CM) RELATIVE WETNESS, 97TH PERCENTILE

Modelled top-layer soil moisture (0-10 cm) using the Australian Water Resources Assessment model via assimilation of satellite soil moisture products: 97.5th percentile of the ensemble of model estimates. Note that the data represents the mean of an ensemble of 100 modelled estimates for each data derived via perturbed meteorological forcing. Resolution of the output data is 0.05-degree for the whole country. The unit of measure is relative wetness (0-1, indicating 0 and 100% degree of saturation).

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