The Rutgers University Global Snow Lab announces
revised versions of its historic weekly and monthly
Northern Hemisphere snow products. Snow maps, figures and
tabular data have been updated.
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Welcome to the Rutgers University Global Snow Lab. Here you will find various unique products regarding global snow cover. Maps, graphic products and tabular data are available.
for the latest month. Based on Rutgers GSL analysis of NOAA daily snow maps. For more results, including the for this and other months back to the late 1960s click the map. 2012 Annual Report
Annual snow cover extent (SCE) over Northern Hemisphere lands averaged 24.6 million square kilometers in 2012. This is 0.3 million sq. km less than the 43-year average and ranks 2012 as having the 12th least extensive cover on record... [download]Support
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