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Dataset

 

WCRP CMIP6: Beijing Climate Center (BCC) BCC-ESM1 model output for the "histSST-piCH4" experiment

Update Frequency: As Needed
Status: Ongoing
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2019-11-08
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

The World Climate Research Program (WCRP) Coupled Model Intercomparison Project, Phase 6 (CMIP6) data from the Beijing Climate Center (BCC) BCC-ESM1 model output for the "historical SSTs and historical forcing, but with pre-industrial methane concentrations" (histSST-piCH4) experiment. These are available at the following frequency: Amon. 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).

Citable as:  Beijing Climate Center (2019): WCRP CMIP6: Beijing Climate Center (BCC) BCC-ESM1 model output for the "histSST-piCH4" experiment. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/f74c51fff15044f7b4633eeb3b4535b5
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: CMIP6, WCRP, climate change, BCC, BCC-ESM1, histSST-piCH4, Amon

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 Beijing Climate Center (BCC) 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 Beijing Climate Center (BCC) running: experiment histSST-piCH4 using the BCC-ESM1 model.
Abstract Beijing Climate Center (BCC) running the "historical SSTs and historical forcing, but with pre-industrial methane concentrations" (histSST-piCH4) experiment using the BCC-ESM1 model. See linked documentation for available information for each component.
Input Description None
Output Description None
Software Reference None
  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • var_id: ta
  • long_name: Air Temperature
  • names: air_temperature, Air Temperature
  • units: kg kg-1
  • long_name: Mass Fraction of Cloud Ice
  • standard_name: mass_fraction_of_cloud_ice_in_air
  • var_id: cli
  • names: Mass Fraction of Cloud Ice, mass_fraction_of_cloud_ice_in_air
  • 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
  • names: Mass Fraction of Cloud Liquid Water, mass_fraction_of_cloud_liquid_water_in_air
  • units: Pa
  • var_id: ps
  • long_name: Surface Air Pressure
  • names: Surface Air Pressure
  • units: 1
  • standard_name: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • var_id: lev_bnds
  • names: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • units: 1
  • standard_name: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • long_name: hybrid sigma pressure coordinate
  • var_id: lev
  • names: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate, hybrid sigma pressure coordinate
  • var_id: lat_bnds
  • var_id: lon_bnds
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: air_pressure
  • long_name: pressure
  • var_id: plev
  • names: air_pressure, pressure
  • var_id: time_bnds
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: a(k)
  • var_id: a
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: a(k)
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: a(k+1/2)
  • var_id: a_bnds
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: a(k+1/2)
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k)
  • var_id: b
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k)
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k+1/2)
  • var_id: b_bnds
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k+1/2)
  • units: Pa
  • var_id: p0
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: reference pressure
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: reference pressure

Co-ordinate Variables

  • units: degrees_east
  • standard_name: longitude
  • var_id: lon
  • long_name: Longitude
  • names: longitude, Longitude
  • units: degrees_north
  • standard_name: latitude
  • long_name: latitude
  • var_id: lat
  • names: latitude
  • long_name: time
  • standard_name: time
  • var_id: time
  • names: time
Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1850-01-16T12:00:00
End time:
2014-12-16T12:00:00
Geographic Extent

 
90.0000°
 
-180.0000°
 
180.0000°
 
-90.0000°