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GFDL CMIP5 Frequently Asked Questions

This page contains links to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the publicly available data for the coupled climate model (CM3), earth system models (ESM2M and ESM2G), decadal prediction with CM2.1, and high resolution atmosphere model (HIRAM) associated with GFDL’s contribution to the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 5 (CMIP5). The FAQ content is derived from user inquires submitted to the GFDL CMIP5 mailing list: . Please direct any questions concerning the availability of GFDL Data Portal CMIP5 data files and their content to this mailing list.

Additional GFDL CMIP5 data that is not in the CMIP5 standard output format and not included on the GFDL Data Portal is also available to the public for download on this page.

Frequently Asked Questions

Additional Data:

  • zostoga (annual means) – global average thermosteric sea level change: