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Do you know where I could find UK monthly rainfall data for as many gauges as possible? I am interested in the rainfall daily sum, within one month.

I found this: https://data.gov.uk/dataset/historic-monthly-meteorological-station-data

but there are only 37 gauges. Do people know of any resource for the same data but for more gauges?

  • Are you specifically interested in rain gauge daily readings or are looking for continuous interpolated surfaces? – Trevor J. Smith Oct 27 '16 at 17:52
  • hi and thanks. rain gauge daily would be fine! – no_one Oct 27 '16 at 18:31
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    I assume you're familiar with ncdc.noaa.gov/isd and ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/ghcn/daily ? – Barry Carter Oct 28 '16 at 20:37
  • @BarryCarter - you should post your comment as an answer – philshem Dec 8 '17 at 9:59
  • @philshem SE frowns on link-only answers, but if you or someone else wants to post it, that's fine with me. – Barry Carter Dec 8 '17 at 17:43
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Based on BarryCarter's comment

Integrated Surface Database (ISD) from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)

The Integrated Surface Database (ISD) consists of global hourly and synoptic observations compiled from numerous sources into a single common ASCII format and common data model.

And the data

ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/ghcn/daily/

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