Data Sets

The following table lists HMA data sets that are available at the NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center (NSIDC DAAC).

High Mountain Asia

Title Spatial Coverage Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage Dataset Temporal Resolution Parameter(s)
High Mountain Asia 8-meter DEM Mosaics Derived from Optical Imagery, Version 1 N: 46, S: 26, E: 103, W: 67 8 m x 8 m 2002/01/28 to 2016/11/24 Varies DIGITAL ELEVATION/TERRAIN MODEL (DEM)
High Mountain Asia 8-meter DEMs Derived from Along-track Optical Imagery, Version 1 N: 46, S: 26, E: 103, W: 67 8 m x 8 m 2002/01/28 to 2016/11/24 Varies DIGITAL ELEVATION/TERRAIN MODEL (DEM)
High Mountain Asia 8-meter DEMs Derived from Cross-track Optical Imagery, Version 1 N: 46, S: 26, E: 103, W: 67 8 m x 8 m 2002/01/28 to 2016/11/24 Varies DIGITAL ELEVATION/TERRAIN MODEL (DEM)
High Mountain Asia ASCAT Freeze/Thaw/Melt Status, Version 1 N: 44.683, S: 19.125, E: 105.577, W: 63.427 4.45 km x 4.45 km 2009/01/01 to 2017/10/12 1 day Freeze/Thaw/Melt State
High Mountain Asia Average Glacier Thickness Change from Multi-Sensor DEMs, Version 1 N: 34.4, S: 27.4, E: 92.9, W: 75.4 30 m x 30 m 1974/01/01 to 2017/12/31 1 year GLACIER THICKNESS/ICE SHEET THICKNESS
High Mountain Asia GFDL FLOR Modeled Daily Precipitation for Extreme Analysis, Version 1 N: 35.25, S: 26.75, E: 87.8125, W: 72.8125 0.5º x 0.625º 2061/01/01 to 2100/12/31
1982/01/01 to 2017/12/31
1961/01/01 to 2000/12/31
1 day 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
High Mountain Asia GFDL FLOR Modeled Extreme Precipitation Indices, Version 1 N: 50.5, S: -0.5, E: 125.625, W: 34.375 0.5º x 0.625º 2000/01/01 to 2016/12/31 1 year PRECIPITATION INDICES
High Mountain Asia Glacier Thickness Change Mosaics from Multi-Sensor DEMs, Version 1 N: 34.4, S: 27.4, E: 92.9, W: 75.4 30 m x 30 m 1974/01/01 to 2017/12/31 Varies GLACIER THICKNESS/ICE SHEET THICKNESS
High Mountain Asia Gridded Glacier Thickness Change from Multi-Sensor DEMs, Version 1 N: 34.4, S: 27.4, E: 92.9, W: 75.4 30 m x 30 m 1974/01/01 to 2017/12/31 Varies GLACIER THICKNESS/ICE SHEET THICKNESS
High Mountain Asia Landslide Catalog, Version 1 N: 72.7, S: -46.8, E: 180, W: -180 Varies x Varies 1956/02/10 to 2018/12/18 Varies LANDSLIDES
High Mountain Asia Langtang Automatic Weather Station Measurements, Version 1 N: 28.214, S: 28.214, E: 85.61, W: 85.61 Not applicable x Not applicable 2017/10/22 to 2018/11/01 Varies AIR TEMPERATURE, PRECIPITATION RATE, RELATIVE HUMIDITY, SURFACE PRESSURE, WIND DIRECTION, WIND SPEED
High Mountain Asia Langtang Shortwave Downward Irradiance, Version 1 N: 28.214, S: 28.214, E: 85.61, W: 85.61
N: 28.211, S: 28.211, E: 85.566, W: 85.566
Varies x Varies 2017/10/21 to 2018/11/25 Varies SHORTWAVE DOWNWARD IRRADIANCE
High Mountain Asia Langtang Snow Bidirectional Reflectance Factor, Version 1 N: 28.23525, S: 28.23525, E: 85.61268, W: 85.61268 Not applicable x Not applicable 2018/04/23 to 2018/04/24 Varies BIDIRECTIONAL REFLECTANCE FACTOR
High Mountain Asia Langtang Snow Properties, Version 1 N: 28.21502, S: 28.21502, E: 85.60986, W: 85.60986
N: 28.23464, S: 28.23464, E: 85.60918, W: 85.60918
N: 28.23467, S: 28.23467, E: 85.60915, W: 85.60915
Varies x Varies 2018/04/23 to 2018/04/24 Varies REFLECTANCE, SPECIFIC SURFACE AREA
High Mountain Asia LDAS 1 km Snow and Temperature Parameters, Version 1 N: 41, S: 20, E: 101, W: 66 1 km x 1 km 2007/09/01 to 2008/08/31 1 day SNOW DEPTH, SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT, SOIL TEMPERATURE, SURFACE TEMPERATURE
High Mountain Asia LIS Model Terrestrial Hydrological Parameters, Version 1 N: 40.875, S: 20.875, E: 100.875, W: 66.875 0.25º x 0.25º 2003/02/01 to 2018/01/31 1 day NET RADIATION, SNOW COVER, SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT, SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT, SURFACE TEMPERATURE
High Mountain Asia MAR V3.5 Regional Climate Model Output, Version 1 N: 38.84, S: 22.41, E: 87.92, W: 65.2 10 km x 10 km 2000/01/01 to 2016/12/31 1 day ALBEDO, LAND SURFACE TEMPERATURE, LONGWAVE RADIATION, SNOW DEPTH, WIND SPEED
High Mountain Asia MODIS Aerosol Optical Depth, Version 1 N: 48.5, S: 9.5, E: 99.5, W: 55.5 1º x 1º 2000/02/01 to 2019/03/31 1 month AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS, ANGSTROM EXPONENT
High Mountain Asia TRMM-derived 3B42 Extreme Precipitation Indices, Version 1 N: 50, S: -50, E: 180, W: -180 0.25º x 0.25º 1999/01/01 to 2017/12/31 1 year PRECIPITATION INDICES