VolMIP piControl field-average GL TR NH SH ENSO NAO monthly time series


Zanchettin, Davide et al.

preindustrial Control experiment to be used in VolMIP analyses. The piControl experiment is the CMIP6-DECK piControl experiment described in Eyring et al. (2016). piControl provides initial climate states that are sampled to start most of VolMIP experiments (Zanchettin et al., 2016).
The dataset contains monthly values of selected variables spatially averaged over four regions. These are the full globe (GL), the Northern Hemisphere extratropics (30°-90°N, NH), the tropics (30°S-30°N, TR), and the Southern Hemisphere (30°-90°S, hereafter SH).
The considered variables have the following cmor names: hfls, hfss, pr, rlds, rldscs, rlus, rlut, rlutcs, rsds, rsdscs, rsdt, rsus, rsut, rsutcs, tas. Additionally, the climate indices NAO and Nino34 are part of the dataset.
Considered models are CanESM5, IPSL-CM6A-LR, GISS-E2.1-G, MIROC-ES2L, MPI-ESM1.2-LR (named MPI-ESM-LR in the files of this dataset) and UKESM1.
Considered experiments are piControl and volc-pinatubo-full, with initial date and final date as specified for each model in Zanchettin et al. (2021). Different realizations are considered for the participating models depending on availability.
VolMIP (Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing)
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Zanchettin, Davide; Timmreck, Claudia; Khodri, Myriam; Cole, Jason N.S.; Tsigaridis, Kostas; Abe, Manabu; Mann, Graham (2022). VolMIP piControl field-average GL TR NH SH ENSO NAO monthly time series. World Data Center for Climate (WDCC) at DKRZ. https://doi.org/10.26050/WDCC/VolMIP_pC

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[1] DOI Eyring, Veronika; Bony, Sandrine; Meehl, Gerald A.; Senior, Catherine A.; Stevens, Bjorn; Stouffer, Ronald J.; Taylor, Karl E. (2016). Overview of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 6 (CMIP6) experimental design and organization. doi:10.5194/gmd-9-1937-2016
[2] DOI Zanchettin, Davide; Khodri, Myriam; Timmreck, Claudia; Toohey, Matthew; Schmidt, Anja; Gerber, Edwin P.; Hegerl, Gabriele; Robock, Alan; Pausata, Francesco S. R.; Ball, William T.; Bauer, Susanne E.; Bekki, Slimane; Dhomse, Sandip S.; LeGrande, Allegra N.; Mann, Graham W.; Marshall, Lauren; Mills, Michael; Marchand, Marion; Niemeier, Ulrike; Poulain, Virginie; Rozanov, Eugene; Rubino, Angelo; Stenke, Andrea; Tsigaridis, Kostas; Tummon, Fiona. (2016). The Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing (VolMIP): experimental design and forcing input data for CMIP6. doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2701-2016
[3] DOI Zanchettin, Davide; Timmreck, Claudia; Khodri, Myriam; Schmidt, Anja; Toohey, Matthew; Abe, Manabu; Bekki, Slimane; Cole, Jason; Fang, Shih-Wei; Feng, Wuhu; Hegerl, Gabriele; Johnson, Ben; Lebas, Nicolas; LeGrande, Allegra N.; Mann, Graham W.; Marshall, Lauren; Rieger, Landon; Robock, Alan; Rubinetti, Sara; Tsigaridis, Kostas; Weierbach, Helen. (2021). Effects of forcing differences and initial conditions on inter-model agreement in the VolMIP volc-pinatubo-full experiment. doi:10.5194/gmd-2021-372

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[Entry acronym: VolMIP_pC] [Entry id: 3893178]