Data sets produced in HIARC
Urban Heat Island Arctic Research Campaign (UHIARC) observational network
Delivered by IEC (P. Konstantinov and M. Varentsov)
Contains in situ meteorological and air temperature observations from field campaignes in Murmansk, Apatity, Vorkuta, Salekhard, Nadym, Novy Urengoy, Norilsk
The data set is avaialble through iCUPE [data sets].
Soil, ground and permafrost data sets
Delivered by IEC (A. Kurchatova, D. Drozdov)
Thermal State of Permafrost data set
Soil temperature logger data set [external link to the file]
Models used in HIARC
Data sets used in HIARC
Anthropogenic heat flux (AHF) data sets
EU project MEGAPOLI data sets
L Allen, S Beevers, F Lindberg, Mario Iamarino, N Kitiwiroon, CSB
Grimmond: MEGAPOLI Scientific Report 10-01: Global to City Scale Urban Anthropogenic Heat Flux: Model and Variability, MEGAPOLI Deliverable 1.4
Flanner, M. G.: Integrating anthropogenic heat flux with global climate models, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L02801, http://doi.org/10.1029/2008GL036465, 2009.
A new global anthropogenic heat estimation based on high-resolution nighttime light data, Scientific Data, 4, 170116, https://doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2017.116, 2017.
Dong, Y., Varquez, A. C. G., & Kanda, M. (2017). Global anthropogenic heat flux database with high spatial resolution. Atmospheric Environment, 150, 276-294.
Stewart, I. D. and Kennedy, C. A.: Metabolic heat production by human and animal populations in cities, Int. J. Biometeorol., 61, 1159–1171, https://doi.org/10.1007/s0048, 2017. (for Moscow)
HIARC cities' data set
The city edge polygons, city population were downloaded from the Russian Demographic Database http://www.grid.unep.ch/russia/
City digital thematic layers downloaded from the Open Street Map https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/
Global list of cities MaxMind, Free World Cities Database, https://www.maxmind.com/ru/free-world-cities-database
Global list of cities with population > 15000 inhabitants (more accurate) https://www.kaggle.com/i2i2i2/cities-of-the-world/version/1
"This data file includes city population and geolocation data (lat, long, timezone) for the top 15000 cities of the world." It was originally downloaded in September 2017 from GEONAMES http://www.geonames.org/.
Climate zones (digital maps)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center (ORNL DAAC), https://webmap.ornl.gov/ogc/dataset.jsp?ds_id=10012
WMO weather station data RP5 https://rp5.ru/Weather_in_the_world
Архив ВНИИГМИ МЦД: www.meteo.ru
Interactive temperature map from Carbon Brief web-site
Land surface temperature (LST) data sets
MODIS LST/Emissivity Daily L3 Global 1 km V005 product. Terra (MOD11A1) and Aqua (MYD11A1) http://reverb.echo.nasa.gov/.
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) data sets
MODIS NDVI product (MOD13Q1, 250 m spatial resolution, 16-day composites produced every 16 days). http://reverb.echo.nasa.gov/
Earth surface images (high-resolution)
Landsat images https://earthexplorer.usgs.gov/
Land use - land cover classification data sets
Digital map of forest cover for Russia with 345m spatial resolution http://smiswww.iki.rssi.ru/default.aspx?page=356
Climate Change Initiative (CCI) LC data (from the European Space Agency (ESA)). The CCI 300 m data are annual global LC time series from 1992 to 2015. https://www.esa-landcover-cci.org/