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You can access the database at:

https://data.ipsl.fr/catalog/srv/eng/catalog.search#/metadata/6e546110-2bd8-4f42-b0b9-8a65b49274f6

The data available in FROGS are listed below

Product shortname and version Period used Spatial coverage Use of rain gauges data Use of IR satellite data Use of MW satellite data rainfall estimate Main Scientific References and ATBD
Satellite based quasi global
3B42 v7.0 1998-2018 50°s-50°n Yes Yes multiple platform (Huffman et al. 2009)
3B42 v7.0 IR 1998-2018 50°s-50°n No Yes No (Huffman et al. 2009)
3B42 v7.0 MW 1998-2018 50°s-50°n No No Yes (Huffman et al. 2009)
3B42 RT v7.0 2000–2019 50◦S-50◦N Yes No Yes Huffman et al. (2007)
3B42 RT v7.0 uncalibrated 2000–2019 50◦S-50◦N Yes No Yes Huffman et al. (2007)
GSMAP-RNL-gauges v6.0 2001-2013* 60°s-60°n Yes yes Yes (Kubota et al., 2007)
GSMAP-RNL-no gauges v6.0 2001-2013* 60°s-60°n No yes Yes (Kubota et al., 2007)
GSMAP-NRT-gauges v6.0 2001-2017 60°s-60°n Yes yes Yes (Kubota et al., 2007)
GSMAP-NRT-no gauges v6.0 2001-2017 60°s-60°n No yes Yes (Kubota et al., 2007)
PERSIANN CDR v1 r1 1983-2019 60°s-60°n yes Yes No (Ashouri et al., 2015)
CMORPH V1.0, RAW 1998-2017* 60°s-60°n No Yes Yes (Xie et al., 2017)
CMORPH V1.0, CRT 1998-2018 60°s-60°n Yes Yes Yes (Xie et al., 2017)
GPCP 1DD CDR v1.3 1997-2018 90°s-90°n Yes Yes One platform (Huffman et al. 2001)
GPCP IP 1998-2017 90°s-90°n Yes Yes multiple platform (Kummerow et al., 2020)
IMERG v6 early uncal 2000-2018 90°s-90°n No Yes multiple platform (Huffman et al. 2018)
IMERG v6 late uncal 2000-2018 90°s-90°n No Yes multiple platform (Huffman et al. 2018)
IMERG v6 final uncal 2000-2018 90°s-90°n No Yes multiple platform (Huffman et al. 2018)
IMERG v6 final 2000-2018 90°s-90°n Yes Yes multiple platform (Huffman et al. 2018)
             
Land Only            
CHIRPS v2.0 1981-2019 50°s-50°n Yes Yes No (Funk et al. 2015)
CHIRP v2.0 1981-2018* 50°s-50°n Climatology Yes No (Funk et al. 2015)
SM2RAIN-CCI 1998-2015* Global No No No (Ciabatta et al., 2018)
             
Ocean only            
HOAPS 1996-2014 ocean only No no Yes (Andersson et al., 2017)
             
Satellite based regional            
TAPEER v1.5 2012-2017 30°s-30°n No Yes multiple platform (Roca et al, 2018)
TAMSAT v2 1983-2017 Africa Yes Yes No (Maidment et al;. 2017)
TAMSAT v3 1983-2017 Africa Yes Yes No (Maidment et al;. 2017)
ARC v2 1983-2017 Africa Yes Yes No (Novella andThiaw, 2013)
COSH 2000–2018 South America Yes Yes Yes (Vila et al. 2009)
             
Rain gauges based
CPC 1979–2019 60°s-90°n Yes no (Xie et al. 2010)
GPCC First Guess v1 2009–2019 60◦s 90◦n Yes No (Becker et al., 2013)
GPCC Full Daily v1  1988–2013* 60◦s 90◦n Yes No (Becker et al., 2013)
GPCC Full Daily V2018 1982-2016 60°s-90°n Yes No (Schneider et al., 2018)
REGEN long 1950-2016 60°s-90°n  Yes No (Contractor et al., 2018)
REGEN 1950-2016 60°s-90°n Yes No (Contractor et al., 2018)
Atmospheric reanalysis
MERRA 1 1979-2015* global       (Rienecker et al. 2011)
MERRA 2 1980-2017 global  (Gelaro et al. 2017)
JRA-55 1958-2017 global  (Kobayahi et al. 2015)
ERA Interim 1979-2017 global (Dee et al 2011)
CFSR 1979-2017 global        (Saha et al. 2010)
ERA 5 1979-2018 global Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) (2017)
GSWP3 Rain & Snow 1901-2014 global (Kim et al., 2020)
  • *These datasets are not continued after that time