Availability of input data for ISIMIP2b


Data sets listed in bold are available now. See downloading input data for information about where to find the data, or click on the links to the corresponding entry in the Input Data database.

The scenarios for which the data are available are given after the data set name, e.g. picontrol, rcp26. The definitions of the scenario and variable names are documented in the ISIMIP2b Simulation Protocol.

Bias-corrected atmospheric data

daily, 0.5°x0.5°: tasmax, tas, tasmin, uas, rlds, wind, vas, rhs or hurs, psl, rsds, prsn, specific humidity (huss), ps, sfcWind, pr

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60

  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

Locally bias-corrected atmospheric data

daily hurs pr ps rsds sfcWind tas tasmax tasmin for the local forest simulations (points listed here):

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60

  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

A range of models will simulate quantities relating to temperature-related mortality at different locations. Each model needs different input variables. A detailed list is provided here.

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60
  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60
  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

Daily climate data for a set of lakes still to be determined will be provided.

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60
  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60
  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

Non bias-corrected atmospheric data

monthly 3D fields for hus & ta, and daily (ua, va) at 250hPa and 850hPa on original GCM grid:

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2300), rcp60
  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical (start 1959), rcp26 (extended to 2300), rcp60
  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical (start 1949), rcp26, rcp60
3-hourly uncorrected psl and surface wind (uas, vas) on original GCM grid:

Non bias-corrected ocean data on original GCM grid

monthly 3D fields for thetao & tos:

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2300), rcp60
  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical (start 1959), rcp26 (extended to 2300), rcp60
  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical (start 1949), rcp26, rcp60

monthly uo, vo, wo, to, o2, intpp, spp, lpp, dpp, phy, sphy, lphy, dphy, zooc, szoo, lzoo, ph, so, sic, goc, par

  • GFDL-ESM2M historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • IPSL-CM5A-LR historical, rcp26, rcp60

Non bias-corrected ocean data on ISIMIP grid

monthly 3D fields for thetao & tos:

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2300), rcp60
  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical (start 1959), rcp26 (extended to 2300), rcp60
  • HadGEM2-ES picontrol, historical (start 1949), rcp26, rcp60

monthly uo, vo, wo, to, o2, intpp, spp, lpp, dpp, phy, sphy, lphy, dphy, zooc, szoo, lzoo, ph, so, sic, goc, par

  • GFDL-ESM2M historical, rcp26, rcp60
  • IPSL-CM5A-LR historical, rcp26, rcp60

Sea-level rise

Sea-level rise projections without considering water abstraction:

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • GFDL-ESM2Mpicontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60

  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • HadGEM2-ES pre-industrial, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

Sea-level rise projections including effect of water-abstraction:

  • IPSL-CM5A-LR picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • GFDL-ESM2M picontrol, historical, rcp26, rcp60

  • MIROC5 picontrol, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

  • HadGEM2-ES pre-industrial, historical, rcp26 (extended to 2299), rcp60

Annual CO2 concentration


Land-use patterns

land-use data on a 0.5°x0.5° grid:

land-use data consistsent with SSP2 on a 0.5°x0.5° grid:

  • MAgPIE based on IPSL-CM5A-LR rcp26soc, rcp60soc
  • MAgPIE based on GFDL-ESM2M rcp26soc, rcp60soc
  • MAgPIE based on MIROC5 rcp26soc, rcp60soc
  • MAgPIE based on HadGEM2-ES rcp26soc, rcp60soc

Reservoirs & dams

River routing

Water abstraction

Water-abstraction data consistent with SSP2:

N Fertilizer

Fertilizer-use data:

Fertlizer-use data consistent with SSP2:

  • N fertilizer use from MAgPIE rcp26soc, rcp60soc

GDP

Country-level GDP:

0.5°x0.5° gridded GDP data:

Population

Gridded population at two resolutions 0.5° & 5':

Country-level population:

N Deposition

Fishing intensity