Articles | Volume 23, issue 8
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 3423–3436, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-3423-2019
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 3423–3436, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-3423-2019

Research article 21 Aug 2019

Research article | 21 Aug 2019

Global sinusoidal seasonality in precipitation isotopes

Scott T. Allen et al.

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We developed global maps that concisely quantify the seasonality of stable isotope ratios in precipitation, using data from 653 meteorological stations across all seven continents. We make these gridded global maps publicly available to support diverse stable isotope applications.