Nile River flows at Ashwan 1871-1970


This dataset contains measurements on the annual flow of the Nile as measured at Ashwan for 100 years from 1871-1970. There is an apparent changepoint near 1898.


Number of observations: 100
Number of variables: 2
Variable name definitions:

    year - the year of the observations
    volumne - the discharge at Aswan in 10^8, m^3


This data is first analyzed in:

Cobb, G. W. 1978. “The Problem of the Nile: Conditional Solution to a

Changepoint Problem.” Biometrika. 65.2, 243-51.

This is public domain.

Last update: Dec 14, 2023