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Dataset

 

WCRP CMIP6: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM4 model output for the "amip" experiment

Update Frequency: As Needed
Latest Data Update: 2023-05-02
Status: Ongoing
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2019-11-08
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 579 Files | 132GB

Abstract

The World Climate Research Program (WCRP) Coupled Model Intercomparison Project, Phase 6 (CMIP6) data from the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM4 model output for the "AMIP" (amip) experiment. These are available at the following frequencies: 3hr, Amon, CFmon, Lmon and day. The runs included the ensemble member: r1i1p1f1.

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).

The official CMIP6 Citation, and its associated DOI, is provided as an online resource linked to this record.

Citable as:  Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (2019): WCRP CMIP6: Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) GFDL-CM4 model output for the "amip" experiment. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/d8676e3a5ed84273a27ba5089cf11db4
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: CMIP6, WCRP, climate change, NOAA-GFDL, GFDL-CM4, amip, 3hr, Amon, CFmon, Lmon, 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 amip using the GFDL-CM4 model.

Abstract

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) running the "AMIP" (amip) experiment using the GFDL-CM4 model. See linked documentation for available information for each component.

Input Description

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Output Description

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Software Reference

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  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • var_id: ta
  • long_name: Air Temperature
  • units: kg m-2
  • long_name: Capacity of Soil to Store Water
  • standard_name: soil_moisture_content_at_field_capacity
  • var_id: mrsofc
  • units: m-2
  • long_name: Column Integrated Cloud Droplet Number
  • standard_name: atmosphere_number_content_of_cloud_droplets
  • var_id: cldnvi
  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • var_id: tasmax
  • long_name: Daily Maximum Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • var_id: tasmin
  • long_name: Daily Minimum Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: wind_speed
  • var_id: sfcWind
  • long_name: Daily-Mean Near-Surface Wind Speed
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: eastward_wind
  • var_id: uas
  • long_name: Eastward Near-Surface Wind
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: eastward_wind
  • var_id: uas
  • long_name: Eastward Near-Surface Wind Speed
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: eastward_wind
  • var_id: ua
  • long_name: Eastward Wind
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • var_id: evspsbl
  • standard_name: water_evapotranspiration_flux
  • long_name: Evaporation including Sublimation and Transpiration
  • units: %
  • long_name: Fraction of Grid Cell Covered with Glacier
  • standard_name: land_ice_area_fraction
  • var_id: sftgif
  • units: m
  • standard_name: geopotential_height
  • var_id: zg
  • long_name: Geopotential Height
  • units: 1
  • standard_name: leaf_area_index
  • long_name: Leaf Area Index
  • var_id: lai
  • units: kg m-2
  • long_name: Load of Dust
  • var_id: loaddust
  • standard_name: atmosphere_mass_content_of_dust_dry_aerosol_particles
  • units: %
  • standard_name: liquid_water_cloud_area_fraction
  • var_id: clwmodis
  • long_name: MODIS Liquid Cloud Fraction
  • units: kg kg-1
  • long_name: Mass Fraction of Cloud Ice
  • standard_name: mass_fraction_of_cloud_ice_in_air
  • var_id: cli
  • units: kg kg-1
  • long_name: Mass Fraction of Cloud Liquid Water
  • standard_name: mass_fraction_of_cloud_liquid_water_in_air
  • var_id: clw
  • units: kg m-2
  • var_id: mrsos
  • long_name: Moisture in Upper Portion of Soil Column
  • standard_name: mass_content_of_water_in_soil_layer
  • standard_name: mole_fraction_of_ozone_in_air
  • long_name: Mole Fraction of O3
  • units: mol mol-1
  • var_id: o3
  • units: %
  • standard_name: area_fraction
  • var_id: grassFrac
  • long_name: Natural Grass Area Percentage
  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • var_id: tas
  • long_name: Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • standard_name: relative_humidity
  • units: %
  • long_name: Near-Surface Relative Humidity
  • var_id: hurs
  • units: 1
  • standard_name: specific_humidity
  • var_id: huss
  • long_name: Near-Surface Specific Humidity
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: wind_speed
  • long_name: Near-Surface Wind Speed
  • var_id: sfcWind
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: net_downward_radiative_flux_at_top_of_atmosphere_model
  • var_id: rtmt
  • long_name: Net Downward Flux at Top of Model
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: northward_wind
  • var_id: vas
  • long_name: Northward Near-Surface Wind
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: northward_wind
  • var_id: vas
  • long_name: Northward Near-Surface Wind Speed
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: northward_wind
  • var_id: va
  • long_name: Northward Wind
  • units: %
  • standard_name: area_fraction
  • var_id: cropFrac
  • long_name: Percentage Crop Cover
  • units: %
  • standard_name: area_fraction
  • var_id: pastureFrac
  • long_name: Percentage of Land which is Anthropogenic Pasture
  • var_id: pr
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • standard_name: precipitation_flux
  • long_name: Precipitation
  • standard_name: relative_humidity
  • units: %
  • long_name: Relative Humidity
  • var_id: hur
  • units: Pa
  • var_id: psl
  • long_name: Sea Level Pressure
  • standard_name: air_pressure_at_mean_sea_level
  • units: m
  • standard_name: surface_snow_thickness
  • long_name: Snow Depth
  • var_id: snd
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • standard_name: snowfall_flux
  • var_id: prsn
  • long_name: Snowfall Flux
  • units: 1
  • standard_name: specific_humidity
  • var_id: hus
  • long_name: Specific Humidity
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: surface_air_pressure
  • var_id: ps
  • long_name: Surface Air Pressure
  • units: m
  • long_name: Surface Altitude
  • standard_name: surface_altitude
  • var_id: orog
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: surface_downward_eastward_stress
  • var_id: tauu
  • long_name: Surface Downward Eastward Wind Stress
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: surface_downward_northward_stress
  • var_id: tauv
  • long_name: Surface Downward Northward Wind Stress
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_longwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rlds
  • long_name: 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
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: surface_air_pressure
  • var_id: ps
  • long_name: Surface Pressure
  • units: kg m-2
  • standard_name: surface_snow_amount
  • var_id: snw
  • long_name: Surface Snow Amount
  • units: K
  • standard_name: surface_temperature
  • var_id: ts
  • long_name: Surface Temperature
  • var_id: hfls
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_upward_latent_heat_flux
  • long_name: 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
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Upwelling Longwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_upwelling_longwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rlus
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Upwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rsus
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_incoming_shortwave_flux
  • var_id: rsdt
  • long_name: TOA Incident 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
  • var_id: rlut
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • var_id: rsut
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Shortwave Radiation
  • units: %
  • standard_name: cloud_area_fraction
  • var_id: clt
  • long_name: Total Cloud Fraction
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • standard_name: runoff_flux
  • var_id: mrro
  • long_name: Total Runoff
  • units: kg m-2
  • long_name: Total Soil Moisture Content
  • var_id: mrso
  • standard_name: mass_content_of_water_in_soil
  • units: %
  • standard_name: area_fraction
  • long_name: Tree Cover Fraction
  • var_id: treeFrac
  • units: kg m-2
  • var_id: prw
  • standard_name: atmosphere_mass_content_of_water_vapor
  • long_name: Water Vapor Path
  • standard_name: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • var_id: lev
  • long_name: atmospheric model level
  • units: 1.0
  • standard_name: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • var_id: lev_bnds
  • units: 1.0
  • long_name: atmospheric model level bounds
  • units: m
  • standard_name: height
  • var_id: height
  • long_name: height
  • units: degrees_north
  • var_id: lat_bnds
  • long_name: latitude bounds
  • units: degrees_east
  • var_id: lon_bnds
  • long_name: longitude bounds
  • units: Pa s-1
  • standard_name: lagrangian_tendency_of_air_pressure
  • var_id: wap
  • long_name: omega (=dp/dt)
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: air_pressure
  • long_name: pressure
  • var_id: plev
  • var_id: time_bnds
  • long_name: time axis boundaries
  • long_name: vertex number
  • var_id: bnds
  • units: Pa
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: ap(k)
  • var_id: ap
  • units: Pa
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: ap(k+1/2)
  • var_id: ap_bnds
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k)
  • var_id: b
  • units: 1.0
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k+1/2)
  • var_id: b_bnds
  • units: 1.0

Co-ordinate Variables

  • units: degrees_north
  • standard_name: latitude
  • long_name: latitude
  • var_id: lat
  • units: degrees_east
  • standard_name: longitude
  • long_name: longitude
  • var_id: lon
  • long_name: time
  • standard_name: time
  • var_id: time
Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1979-01-01T03:00:00
End time:
2015-01-01T00:00:00
Geographic Extent

 
90.0000°
 
-180.0000°
 
180.0000°
 
-90.0000°