EMD-WRF India Mesoscale Data

windPRO includes a subscription service to download free time series from a high resolution mesoscale data set covering India. The data is modelled in-house on EMD’s computer cluster using WRF.

The mesoscale model is run at a high spatial resolution of 0.03°x0.03°, Approximately 3×3 km, with hourly temporal resolution. ERA Interim data from ECMWF is the global boundary data set. The data set covers a major part of India, all of Sri Lanka and parts of Pakistan. (see domain below)

The data sets cover more than 20 years. Data is updated monthly with app. 3 months delay defined by ERA Interims availability. Data access is directly via windPRO’s user-friendly, on-line data interface – approximately 468,000 time series are available for instant download, thus no delivery time.

Ill 1_IndiaAccess to the Mesoscale Data Set

To access the EMD-WRF India mesoscale data set, the following are required:

  • windPRO BASIS module
  • windPRO METEO or MCP module
  • Subscription to EMD-WRF India data set

Very Competitive Pricing

Access to the EMD-WRF India mesoscale data set set is offered at the following annual prices:

  • Euro 1,000 for the first subscription
  • Euro 350 (35%) for each additional subscription within the same company.

Subscribers may download up to 100 time series per calendar month. Additionally, a refresh of already downloaded time series in not counted as a new download. Refresh of already downloaded time series is not counted as a new download.

Validation

The histogram below shows correlation coefficients for several high quality masts across the domain.

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The table below shows the correlation, both the mean and standard deviation, in comparison to MERRA.

Mean Std Dev
MERRA 0.74 0.04
MERRA2 0.72 0.03
EMD-WRF India
0.78 0.04

Please contact sales@emd.dk if you wish to receive a quotation or order online.