Solar radiation enters the Earth's atmosphere with a portion being scattered by clouds and aerosols.

Processing, archiving and distributing Earth science data
at the NASA Langley Research Center

CERES SYN1deg Data Products

CERES SYN1deg Data Products

Level 3: Spatially (1°x1° lat/lon regional, 1° zonal, global) and temporally (daily, monthly, etc.) averaged fluxes and clouds.

Description: CERES temporally interpolated TOA fluxes (GEO-enhanced), MODIS and GEO clouds, and computed TOA/surface/profile fluxes.

Products Temporal Resolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage
SYN1deg-Month Ed4A

Monthly

Regional, Zonal, Global

07/01/2002 - 03/31/2018

SYN1deg-Month Ed1A

Monthly

Regional, Zonal, Global

Terra-NPP 02/01/2012 - 11/30/2017

SYN1deg-MHour Ed4A

Monthly Hourly

Regional

07/01/2002 - 03/31/2018

SYN1deg-MHour Ed1A

Monthly Hourly

Regional

Terra-NPP 02/01/2012 - 11/30/2017

SYN1deg-Day Ed4A

Daily

Regional

07/01/2002 - 03/31/2018

SYN1deg-Day Ed1A

Daily

Regional

Terra-NPP 02/01/2012 - 11/30/2017

SYN1deg-3Hour Ed4A

3-Hourly

Regional

07/01/2002 - 03/31/2018

SYN1deg-3Hour Ed1A

3-Hourly

Regional

Terra-NPP 02/01/2012 - 11/30/2017

SYN1deg-1Hour Ed4A

Hourly

Regional

07/01/2002 - 03/31/2018

SYN1deg-1Hour Ed1A

Hourly

Regional

Terra-NPP 02/01/2012 - 11/30/2017

CERES read software is product dependent. If read software is available, a "read software" tab will appear on the product landing page.