This pages lists the datasets produced under Task 2: Knowledge base of the project. Check back soon as we will add more datasets as and when they are produced and published.

Standardised Precipitation Index (SPI)

SPI for the UK has been calculated from 1862-2015 using precipitation data that has been rescued by the Met Office in the Historic Droughts project. Click the links below to view the metadata records on the EIDC and download the data.


Potential Evapotranspiration (PET)

Daily Potential Evapotranspiration (PET) was derived applying temperature-based equation McGuinness-Bordne using temperature data from the Met Office (1891-2015) Click the links below to view the metadata records on the EIDC and download the data.