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VEMAP 2: Monthly Historical and Future Climate Data, Alaska, USA


ModelVEMAP 2: Monthly Historical and Future Climate Data, Alaska, USA
Release date2016-10-17
Time period1922-01-01 to 2100-12-31

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This data set provides the results of the development of The Vegetation/Ecosystem Modeling and Analysis Project (VEMAP) Phase 2 transient climate change scenarios for the state of Alaska, USA. The data include gridded monthly historical and future estimates of maximum and minimum temperature, solar radiation, vapor pressure, irradiance, relative humidity and potential evapotranspiration at 0.5-degree spatial resolution. Historical data are for the period 1922-1996; future estimates cover the period 1997-2100.

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Kittel, T.G.F., N.A. Rosenbloom, C. Kaufman, J.A. Royle, C. Daly, H.H. Fisher, W.P. Gibson, S. Aulenbach, D.N. Yates, R. McKeown, D.S. Schimel, and VEMAP2 PARTICIPANTS. 2016. VEMAP 2: Monthly Historical and Future Climate Data, Alaska, USA. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA.

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Model File (Granule)File SizeDates
future_climate_CCCma-CGCM1_model_alaska_1997-2100.nc4 60.9MB 1997-01-01 to 2100-12-31
future_climate_HadCM2_model_alaska_1997-2099.nc4 60.2MB 1997-01-01 to 2099-12-31
historical_climate_alaska_1922-1996.nc4 44.1MB 1922-01-01 to 1996-12-31

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