Take the 2-minute tour ×
Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I need to visualize the snowfall in the USA for a given time period and city. So you could pick a given day and get a heatmap showing the amount of snowfall at each place in the USA on that day. Monthly or seasonal snowfall isn't granular enough for this application.

Does anyone know where I could get data like this? (Ideally it would already be hooked up to a map so I can explore the data before building the whole thing myself.)

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer 1

up vote 7 down vote accepted

NOAA's National Operational Hydrologic Remote Sensing Center has an interesting daily snowfall dataset. Their daily archive is in KML format and goes back to 2005.

enter image description here

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.