East Africa - CHIRPS Seasonal Rainfall Accumulation Anomaly by Pentad

This dataset is part of the Horn of Africa Data Explorer
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Source USGS, FEWS NET, CHIRPS
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Date of Dataset May 26, 2022-November 20, 2022
Updated 24 November 2022
Expected Update Frequency Every week
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https://earlywarning.usgs.gov/fews/product/598

Using CHIRPS v2.0, the seasonal accumulated rainfall by pentad is used to compute the anomaly. The average of the cumulative values from 1981 to 2010 is used as the historical average. The anomaly is the difference between season's cumulative value from the historical average.

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