dataset

Metadata for 'CMIP5 Downscaled - Global Data Files at 5 arc-m (~10 km) resolution'

General Information

Name
CMIP5 Downscaled - Global Data Files at 5 arc-m (~10 km) resolution
Summary
Global dataset of downscaled future projections developed by applying a statistical method for climate model downscaling and bias correction. We applied the delta method, which comprises the sum of interpolated anomalies of each GCM to the WorldClim 1-km spatial resolution dataset. Then we aggregate the data to 5 arc-m (~10 km) resolution using nearest neighbor interpolation. The GCMs were the 35 Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 5 (CMIP5) models, for four representative concentrations pathways (RCPs). For each of these, we used the 30-year future periods named as 2030s, 2050s, 2070s and 2080s with three climate variables (mean monthly maximum and minimum temperatures and monthly rainfall). From these, we also derive a set of bioclimatic indices.
Spatial Coverage
Longitude -180 to 180 Latitude -60 to 90
Temporal Coverage
2020-01-01 to 2099-12-31 (standard)
Use constraints
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Access constraints
For scientific use only
Size
53.49 GiB (57437862514 Byte)
Format
ESRIarcinfoGrid.ascii.zip
Progress
completely archived
Creation Date
Future Review Date
2029-02-23
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[Entry acronym: CMIP5_Downscaled_GDF_ds03] [Entry id: 3845780]