Uncertainty estimates in regional and global observed temperature changes: A new data set from 1850

  title={Uncertainty estimates in regional and global observed temperature changes: A new data set from 1850},
  author={Philip Brohan and John Kennedy and I. C. Harris and Simon F. B. Tett and Philip D. Jones},
  journal={Journal of Geophysical Research},
[1] The historical surface temperature data set HadCRUT provides a record of surface temperature trends and variability since 1850. A new version of this data set, HadCRUT3, has been produced, benefiting from recent improvements to the sea surface temperature data set which forms its marine component, and from improvements to the station records which provide the land data. A comprehensive set of uncertainty estimates has been derived to accompany the data: Estimates of measurement and sampling… 

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