A New Fully Gap-Free Time Series of Land Surface Temperature from MODIS LST Data

Temperature time series with high spatial and temporal resolutions are important for several applications. The new MODIS Land Surface Temperature (LST) collection 6 provides numerous improvements compared to collection 5. However, being remotely …

pymodis, GDAL and GRASS GIS: A FOSS4G example to build time series of MODIS data

Recently, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has re-processed all the MODIS archive and made available the sixth version for all land products. In this post, I share a script that combines different FOSS4G tools to download, mosaic, re-project, subset, import, apply quality assessment flags and build a time series of MODIS LST daily products. First, we use the pymodis tool modis_download to automatically download 4 tiles of the MOD11A1 product for the period 2010-2016.