Weather Variables (IPCC AR5)
Weather variables (IPCC AR5)
A global dataset at 0.25° degrees resolution of 6 surface variables from 5 climate models under 2 Representative Concentration Pathways (RCPs) scenarios from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment report (AR5). The time resolution is daily from 1951 to 2100.
The 6 essential surface variables are:
Temperature (daily mean, maximum and minimum)
Solar radiation (Surface Downwelling Shortwave Radiation)
The 4 climate models are:
17 other climate models are available on demand.
Those 4 climate models are the ones selected by the ISIMIP initiative
The 2 RCPs scenarios are:
Thomas Noël, Harilaos Loukos, Dimitri Defrance, Mathieu Vrac and Guillaume Levavasseur, 2021. A High-Resolution Downscaled CMIP5 Projections Dataset of Essential Surface Climate Variables over the Globe Coherent with the ERA5 Reanalysis for Climate Change Impact Assessments, Data in Brief 35: 106900. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2021.106900.
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Updated on: 09/01/2023