Projected Monthly and Derived Precipitation Products - 771m CMIP3/AR4

This set of files includes downscaled projections of monthly totals, and derived annual, seasonal, and decadal means of monthly total precipitation (in millimeters, no unit conversion necessary) from Jan 2001 - Dec 2100 at 771x771 meter spatial resolution.

For seasonal means, the four seasons are referred to by the first letter of 3 months making up that season:

  • JJA means summer (June, July, August)

  • SONmeans fall (September, October, November)

  • DJF means winter (December, January, February)

  • MAM means spring (March, April, May)

Each set of files originates from one of five top ranked global circulation models from the CMIP3/AR4 models and SRES scenarios, or is calculated as a 5 Model Average.

The downscaling process utilizes PRISM climatological datasets from 1971-2000.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Spatial resolution

771 meters

Temporal extent

Start date: January 2001

End date: December 2100

Credits

The following people worked on producing this data set:

  • Matthew Leonawicz
  • Michael Lindgren
  • Tom Kurkowski
  • John Walsh
  • Scott Rupp
Field Value
Source http://data.snap.uaf.edu/data/Base/AK_771m/projected/AR4_CMIP3_models/Projected_Monthy_and_Derived_Precipitation_Products_771m_CMIP3_AR4/
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