Projected Monthly and Derived Temperature Products - 2km CMIP5/AR5

This set of files includes downscaled projections of monthly totals, and derived annual, seasonal, and decadal means of monthly average temperature (in degrees Celsius, no unit conversion necessary) from Jan 2006 - Dec 2100 at 2km x 2km spatial resolution.

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

  • JJA: summer (June, July, August)

  • SON: fall (September, October, November)

  • DJF: winter (December, January, February)

  • MAM: spring (March, April, May)

Each set of files originates from one of five top ranked global circulation models from the CMIP5/AR5 models and RPCs, or is calculated as a 5 Model Average.

The downscaling process utilizes PRISM climatological datasets from 1961-1990.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Spatial resolution

2000 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_CAN_2km/projected/AR5_CMIP5_models/Projected_Monthy_and_Derived_Temperature_Products_2km_CMIP5_AR5/
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