GES DISC Announcement: February 2020 analysis of temperature and precipitation
The assessment uses:
1. Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) surface air temperatures, variable "SurfAirTemp", from daily grid files.
2. Precipitation Measurement Missions IMERG Late Daily precipitation rates, variable "precipitationCal", clustered into 0.5x0.5 deg blocks.
The article is linked here: February/2020 global surface air temperatures and precipitation