NCEDC News/Blog

FTP service to be retired on May 31, 2022

May 9, 2022

After May 31, 2022, the NCEDC will no longer be offering FTP services for researchers. We will continue to offer HTTPS as a way to download the same content. Researchers with automated scripts involving FTP will want to update their scripts to change any paths following the example below: is available as is available as

Note that URLs with ftp in their path (such as will also be deprecated on May 31, 2022.

NCEDC archive unavailable: Thu Dec 9th 11am-noon PDT

December 8, 2021

The NCEDC data archive will be unavailable this Thursday, Dec 9th, from 11am to noon PDT for scheduled maintenance. Please plan accordingly for this interruption in service.

NCEDC Outage Jan 1-4, 2021

December 16, 2020

Between January 1, 2021 00:00:00 PST to January 4, 2021 23:59:59 PST the NCEDC will have reduced services or be offline. During that time, availability of the NCEDC web site and web services will also be affected. For several days after the outage, some requests for recent data may fail or return incomplete data, as BSL staff restore systems and archive missing data as it becomes available. This planned NCEDC outage is due to upgrades on the power systems at the UC Berkeley data center.