Data Products related to High Mountain Asia

The following tables list data products that have been produced by, or are available as reference to, the HiMAT teams (both HiMAT-1 and -2). Datasets are hosted by the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC).

Digital Elevation Models

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
8-meter DEM MosaicsDEM2002 to 2016HMASheanShean et al, 2020
8-meter DEMs, cross-trackDEM2002 to 2016HMASheanShean et al, 2020
8-meter DEMs, along-trackDEM2002 to 2016HMASheanShean et al, 2020

Glaciers

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
Glacier thickness changes from multi-sensor DEMsglacier1974 to 2017HMARupperMaurer et al, 2019
Average glacier thickness change from multi-sensor DEMsglacier1974 to 2017HMARupperMaurer et al, 2019
Gridded glacier thickness change from multi-sensor DEMsglacier1974 to 2017HMARupperMaurer et al, 2019
PyGEM glacier projections under different RCP model scenariosglacier, model2000 to 2100HMARounceRounce et al, 2019
PyGEM glacier projections under different RCP model scenarios, rasterizedglacier, model2000 to 2100HMALammers, PrusevichRounce et al, 2019

Snow

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
Langtang snow bidirectional reflectance factorsnow2018-04-23/24Langtang, NPTsay
Langtang snow propertiessnow2018-04-23/24Langtang, NPTsay
Daily snow reanalysissnow1999 to 2017HMAMargulis

Land Surface Properties

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
LIS model outputsnow, rad, soil moist., sfc temp2003 to 2018HMAKumar, SLoomis et al, 2019
MAR V3.5 outputalbedo, sfc temp, rad, snow, wind2000 to 2015HMATedesco
ASCAT freeze/thaw/melt statussfc prop2009 to 2017HMASteiner, McDonald
LDAS 1 km snow and temperature parameterssnow, model2007 to 2008HMAHouserYoon et al, 2019
Regional Climate Model Output, Monthlytemp, humid, moist, precip, wind, ocean1999 to 2014HMA+Osmanoglu
Regional Climate Model Output, Dailytemp, humid, moist, precip, wind, ocean1999 to 2014HMA+Osmanoglu
Regional Climate Model Output, 6-hourlytemp, humid, moist, precip, wind, ocean1999 to 2014HMA+Osmanoglu
Regional Climate Model Output, 1-hourlytemp, humid, moist, precip, wind, ocean1999 to 2014HMA+Osmanoglu

Precipitation

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
GFDL FLOR modeled daily precipitationprecip, model1961 to 2000, 1982 to 2017, 2061 to 2100HMAKirschbaum, Kapnick
GFDL FLOR modeled extreme precipitation indicesprecip, model2000 to 2016HMAKirschbaum, Kapnick
TRMM-derived 3B42 extreme precipitation indicesprecip1999 to 2017near-globalKirschbaum, Stanley

Weather Station Data

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
Langtang AWS measurementstemp, precip, humid, press, wind2017 to 2018Langtang, NPTsay
Langtang shortwave irradiancerad2017 to 2018Langtang, NPTsay

Landslides

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
Landslide catalog, ver. 1haz1956 to 2018near globalKirschbaum
Landslide inventory, ver. 1haz2009 to 2018NepalAmatya

Lakes

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
Near-global multi-temporal glacial lake inventorylakes1990 to 2018near globalShugar

Atmosphere

TitleTagsTemporal CoverageGeographic CoveragePIRelated References
MODIS aerosol optical depthaerosol2000 to 2019HMATsayJeong et al, 2018