This dataset contains the World Average Degree Days Database

for the period 1964-2013. Follow datasource.kapsarc.org for timely data to advance energy economics research.

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Summary_64-13_freq=1D

Average Degree Days of various indices for respective countries for the period 1964-2013, converted to a 1 day frequency

Summary_64-13_freq=6hrs

Average Degree Days of various indices for respective countries for the period 1964-2013, calculated at 6 hrs frequency

T2m.hdd.18C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=18°C and frequency of 6 hrs

T2m.cdd.18C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=18°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.hdd.15.6C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=15.6°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.hdd.18.3C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=18.3°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.hdd.21.1C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=21.1°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.cdd.15.6C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=15.6°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.cdd.18.3C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=18.3°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.cdd.21.1C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=21.1°C and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.hdd.60F

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=60°F and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.hdd.65F

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=65°F and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.hdd.70F

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=70°F and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.cdd.60F

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=60°F and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.cdd.65F

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=65°F and frequency of 6 hrs

t2m.cdd.70F

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using plain temperature at 2 m elevation at Tref=70°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HI.hdd.57.56F

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Heat Index at Tref=57.56°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HI.hdd.63.08F

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Heat Index at Tref=63.08°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HI.hdd.68.58F

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Heat Index at Tref=68.58°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HI.cdd.57.56F

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Heat Index at Tref=57.56°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HI.cdd.63.08F

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Heat Index at Tref=63.08°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HI.cdd.68.58F

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Heat Index at Tref=68.58°F and frequency of 6 hrs

HUM.hdd.13.98C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Humidex at Tref=13.98°C and frequency of 6 hrs

HUM.hdd.17.4C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Humidex at Tref=17.40°C and frequency of 6 hrs

HUM.hdd.21.09C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Humidex at Tref=21.09°C and frequency of 6 hrs

HUM.cdd.13.98C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Humidex at Tref=13.98°C and frequency of 6 hrs

HUM.cdd.17.4C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Humidex at Tref=17.40°C and frequency of 6 hrs

HUM.cdd.21.09C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Humidex at Tref=21.09°C and frequency of 6 hrs

ESI.hdd.12.6C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Environmental Stress Index at Tref=12.6°C and frequency of 6 hrs

ESI.hdd.14.9C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Environmental Stress Index at Tref=14.9°C and frequency of 6 hrs

ESI.hdd.17.2C

Calculation of Heating Degree Days using the Environmental Stress Index at Tref=17.2°C and frequency of 6 hrs

ESI.cdd.12.6C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Environmental Stress Index at Tref=12.6°C and frequency of 6 hrs

ESI.cdd.14.9C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Environmental Stress Index at Tref=14.9°C and frequency of 6 hrs

ESI.cdd.17.2C

Calculation of Cooling Degree Days using the Environmental Stress Index at Tref=17.2°C and frequency of 6 hrs

Note:

Divide Degree Days by 4 to convert from 6 hrs to daily frequency