6.7.6. Aritmetic Mean

6.7.6.1. Operation


Operation name:Arithmetic Mean
Algorithm name:XXX
Algorithm reference:
 XXX
Description:This operation serves for the calculation of arithmetic means.
Utilised in:Use Case #9 Workflow, Use Case #6 Workflow

6.7.6.2. Options


name:temporal
description:for the calculation of temporal means

name:spatial
description:for the calculation of spatial means

name:spatio-temporal
description:for the calculation of spatiotemporal means

name:weighting
description:for the calculation of weighted means
settings:weighting factors

6.7.6.3. Input data


name:longitude (lon, x)
type:floating point number
range:[-180.; +180.] respectively [0.; 360.]
dimensionality:vector
description:grid information on longitudes

name:latitude (lat, y)
type:floating point number
range:[-90.; +90.]
dimensionality:vector
description:grid information on latitudes

name:height (z)
type:floating point number
range:[-infinity; +infinity]
dimensionality:vector
description:grid information on height/depth

name:variable(s)
type:floating point number
range:[-infinity; +infinity]
dimensionality:cube or 4D
description:values of (a) certain variable(s)

name:time (steps)
type:integer or double
range:[0; +infinity]
dimensionality:vector
description:days/months since …

name:weighting factors
type:floating point
range:[0; +infinity]
dimensionality:vector or array
description:weighting factors, same dimensions as input data

6.7.6.4. Output data


name:arithmetic mean
type:floating point
description:arithmetic mean of the input data (details see Options)