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Dataset

 

WCRP CMIP6: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM4 model output for the "hist-nat" experiment

Update Frequency: As Needed
Status: Ongoing
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2020-07-07
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

The World Climate Research Program (WCRP) Coupled Model Intercomparison Project, Phase 6 (CMIP6) data from the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM4 model output for the "historical natural-only run" (hist-nat) experiment. These are available at the following frequencies: 3hr, Amon, LImon, Lmon, Omon, SImon and day. The runs included the ensemble members: r1i1p1f1, r2i1p1f1 and r3i1p1f1.

CMIP6 was a global climate model intercomparison project, coordinated by PCMDI (Program For Climate Model Diagnosis and Intercomparison) on behalf of the WCRP and provided input for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 6th Assessment Report (AR6).

Citable as:  Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (2020): WCRP CMIP6: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-ESM4 model output for the "hist-nat" experiment. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/a1de38983b03452ca9e4f6ae5e9d1954
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: CMIP6, WCRP, climate change, NOAA-GFDL, GFDL-ESM4, hist-nat, 3hr, Amon, LImon, Lmon, Omon, SImon, day

Details

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Access rules:
Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://artefacts.ceda.ac.uk/licences/specific_licences/CMIP6_Terms_of_Use.pdf. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Data were produced and verified by Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) scientists before publication via the Earth Systems Grid Federation (ESGF) and a copy obtained by the Centre for Environmental Data Analysis (CEDA).

Data Quality:
The CMIP6 data are copied to CEDA from international distributors. CEDA perform no quality control on these data. Where any CMIP6 data are identified as having a quality issue this is recorded in the CMIP6 errata service: https://errata.es-doc.org/static/index.html
File Format:
Data are netCDF formatted.

Process overview

This dataset was generated by the computation detailed below.
Title Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) running: experiment hist-nat using the GFDL-ESM4 model.
Abstract Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) running the "historical natural-only run" (hist-nat) experiment using the GFDL-ESM4 model. See linked documentation for available information for each component.
Input Description None
Output Description None
Software Reference None
  • standard_name: mole_fraction_of_carbon_dioxide_in_air
  • long_name: Mole Fraction of CO2
  • var_id: co2
  • units: mol mol-1
  • names: mole_fraction_of_carbon_dioxide_in_air, Mole Fraction of CO2
  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • var_id: tas
  • long_name: Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • names: air_temperature, Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • standard_name: relative_humidity
  • units: %
  • long_name: Near-Surface Relative Humidity
  • var_id: hurs
  • names: relative_humidity, Near-Surface Relative Humidity
  • units: 1
  • standard_name: specific_humidity
  • var_id: huss
  • long_name: Near-Surface Specific Humidity
  • names: specific_humidity, Near-Surface Specific Humidity
  • var_id: pr
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • standard_name: precipitation_flux
  • long_name: Precipitation
  • names: precipitation_flux, Precipitation
  • units: Pa
  • var_id: psl
  • long_name: Sea Level Pressure
  • standard_name: air_pressure_at_mean_sea_level
  • names: Sea Level Pressure, air_pressure_at_mean_sea_level
  • units: degC
  • standard_name: sea_surface_temperature
  • var_id: tos
  • long_name: Sea Surface Temperature
  • names: sea_surface_temperature, Sea Surface Temperature
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_longwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rlds
  • long_name: Surface Downwelling Longwave Radiation
  • names: surface_downwelling_longwave_flux_in_air, Surface Downwelling Longwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rsds
  • long_name: Surface Downwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • names: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air, Surface Downwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • var_id: hfls
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_upward_latent_heat_flux
  • long_name: Surface Upward Latent Heat Flux
  • names: surface_upward_latent_heat_flux, Surface Upward Latent Heat Flux
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_upward_sensible_heat_flux
  • var_id: hfss
  • long_name: Surface Upward Sensible Heat Flux
  • names: surface_upward_sensible_heat_flux, Surface Upward Sensible Heat Flux
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Upwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rsus
  • names: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air, Surface Upwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • var_id: rlutcs
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Longwave Radiation
  • names: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky, TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Longwave Radiation
  • var_id: rsutcs
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • names: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky, TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • var_id: rlut
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • names: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux, TOA Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • var_id: rsut
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Shortwave Radiation
  • names: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux, TOA Outgoing Shortwave Radiation
  • units: %
  • standard_name: cloud_area_fraction
  • var_id: clt
  • long_name: Total Cloud Fraction
  • names: cloud_area_fraction, Total Cloud Fraction
  • units: m
  • standard_name: height
  • var_id: height
  • long_name: height
  • names: height
  • units: degrees_north
  • var_id: lat_bnds
  • long_name: latitude bounds
  • names: latitude bounds
  • units: degrees_east
  • var_id: lon_bnds
  • long_name: longitude bounds
  • names: longitude bounds
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: air_pressure
  • long_name: pressure
  • var_id: plev
  • names: air_pressure, pressure
  • var_id: time_bnds
  • long_name: time axis boundaries
  • names: time axis boundaries
  • long_name: vertex number
  • var_id: bnds
  • names: vertex number
  • units: degrees
  • var_id: x
  • standard_name: projection_x_coordinate
  • long_name: x coordinate of projection
  • names: projection_x_coordinate, x coordinate of projection
  • units: degrees
  • var_id: y
  • standard_name: projection_y_coordinate
  • long_name: y coordinate of projection
  • names: projection_y_coordinate, y coordinate of projection

Co-ordinate Variables

  • units: degrees_north
  • standard_name: latitude
  • long_name: latitude
  • var_id: lat
  • names: latitude
  • units: degrees_east
  • standard_name: longitude
  • long_name: longitude
  • var_id: lon
  • names: longitude
  • long_name: time
  • standard_name: time
  • var_id: time
  • names: time
Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1850-01-01T01:30:00
End time:
2021-01-01T00:00:00
Geographic Extent

 
90.0000°
 
-180.0000°
 
180.0000°
 
-90.0000°