Section الاسم الوصف
صفحة Recording of the Kick Off Session, Monday, 28 Jan 2019
The role of Satellites in Climate Monitoring ملف Satellite based climate data records

General introduction into satellite-based climate data records, and those provided by the CM SAF as well as some applications

Climate Monitoring SAF Data ملف Overview CM SAF Climate Data Records

صفحة CM SAF Thematic Climate Data Records

Detailed information about the CM SAF (Thematic) Climate Data Records (TCDR's).

مجلد Content of this section as pdf to download

Content of this section as pdf to download

Search and Order CM SAF Data

CM SAF: Data Formats, Software Tools and Installation صفحة The File Formats NetCDF and Data Viewers


The CM SAF R toolbox

صفحة Installing R and R-Studio

صفحة Install R-Instat
صفحة R-Instat Tutorials

Information about tutorial

Land Surface Application SAF Data for Climate Applications ملف About LSA SAF

In this presentation you will learn:

  • what is the LSA SAF
  • who develops the LSA SAF products
  • what products are available from the LSA SAF

To listen to the audio open the pdf, on each slide place your mouse over the  button and start the audio by clicking on the play button .

ملف LSA SAF Products

In this presentation you will learn about:

  • some of the most relevant LSA SAF products
  • main characteristics of these products

LSA SAF Data Formats & Software Tools صفحة Introduction to MSG Toolbox

Here you can find a description about MSG toobox, its purpose and limitations.


صفحة Install MSG Toolbox

Install MSG toobox


صفحة Test MSG Toolbox

Test MSG toolbox


صفحة Install QGIS

Install QGIS


صفحة Prepare your environment

IPrepare your environment


صفحة QGIS Tutorial

This tutorial gives the instructions on how to open LSA SAF data in QGis software and extract data for give lat, lon locations.

Please note that to be able to open LSA SAF data in QGis you must first unzip the files!


مجلد Scripts to download

You need to download the following files, before going through the QGIS tutorial:






Atmospheric Composition SAF Data صفحة Basic information on NO2 and H2O

From this section you can find basic information on NOand H2O and learn which kind of studies you can use the data for.

صفحة How to register to AC SAF data service

In this section you will learn how to register as a user to the DLR ATMOS data service. This is needed in order to download the data. 

صفحة How to download AC SAF data from DLR ATMOS data service

In this section you will learn how you can access the data via DLR ATMOS data service. 

The Copernicus Climate Data Store ملف Test python routine to extract ERA5 in the CDS toolbox
ملف Updated routine - allowing geographical selection
!!! Your Mini Project for the Classroom Session !!! صفحة Application Examples of CM SAF Data

Some Application Examples of CM SAF Data are provided here.

صفحة Application Examples of LSA SAF Data
ملف Drought impact on vegetation Activity (FVC)

Crop monitoring using FAPAR

ملف Crop Monitoring using FAPAR

Crop monitoring using FAPAR

ملف Template Mini Project Abstract
Classroom Phase مجلد CM SAF R Toolbox Documents

Manual, CM SAF R Package Description, ...

مجلد R-Instat Tutorial Documents
مجلد LSA SAF Toolbox Documents

MSG Toolbax Manual and test tutorial

مجلد QGIS for LSASAF data

Tutorials on how to prepare your Qgis environment before start working and a tutorial on how to import Qgis data into Qgis