Combined annual crop yields and daily weather data for Midwest counties 1970-2015

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By Tyler Netherly1, Madison Trout1, Elizabeth Bell1, Dennis Buckmaster1

Purdue University

This data contains daily temperature and precipitation data as well as annual corn, soybean, and wheat yields for Midwest counties from 1970 to 2015.

Version 1.0.1 - published on 25 Jun 2019 doi:10.4231/5P9A-KQ03 - cite this Archived on 31 Jul 2019

Licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal


This data set was created for use in a project working to forecast crop yields (corn, soybeans, and wheat) using public weather data. The data set was formed using data from the National Agriculture Statistical Service (NASS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). A look at how the dataset was formed with code is included with the dataset.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1246818.

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