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Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 1.54
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 2.05 2.04 1.54 2.13 0.514 0.832 1.20 0.672 0.591 0.839 0.887 0.716
CanESM5 [-] 1.93 1.95 1.54 2.08 0.423 0.939 1.30 0.619 0.535 0.826 0.914 0.686
CESM2 [-] 2.03 2.02 1.54 2.31 0.493 0.871 1.24 0.673 0.566 0.816 0.795 0.683
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 2.28 2.25 1.54 2.45 0.712 0.983 1.11 0.533 0.556 0.866 0.869 0.676
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 2.23 2.23 1.54 2.56 0.696 1.06 1.09 0.570 0.530 0.861 0.651 0.628
MeanCMIP6 [-] 2.10 2.11 1.54 2.29 0.582 0.767 0.805 0.609 0.657 0.903 0.949 0.755
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 2.29 2.32 1.54 2.19 0.780 1.18 1.16 0.522 0.505 0.857 0.904 0.659
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 2.33 2.34 1.54 2.44 0.793 1.08 1.02 0.489 0.536 0.874 0.873 0.662
NorESM2-LM [-] 1.89 1.89 1.54 2.10 0.357 0.773 0.994 0.693 0.595 0.874 0.972 0.746
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 2.06 2.00 1.54 2.32 0.468 0.821 0.917 0.666 0.562 0.879 0.911 0.716
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Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 2.02
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 2.27 2.40 2.02 1.75 0.395 1.47 1.68 0.622 0.506 0.748 0.928 0.662
CanESM5 [-] 2.27 2.42 2.02 1.65 0.421 1.70 1.64 0.582 0.475 0.799 0.873 0.641
CESM2 [-] 2.26 2.39 2.02 1.75 0.391 1.25 1.42 0.685 0.555 0.838 0.951 0.717
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 2.39 2.42 2.02 2.31 0.400 1.33 1.45 0.644 0.537 0.843 0.959 0.704
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 2.56 2.73 2.02 1.90 0.730 1.58 1.38 0.617 0.531 0.842 0.783 0.661
MeanCMIP6 [-] 2.28 2.42 2.02 1.74 0.421 1.08 1.18 0.673 0.622 0.866 0.965 0.750
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 2.59 2.75 2.02 2.00 0.754 1.65 1.53 0.588 0.494 0.803 0.940 0.664
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 2.01 2.16 2.02 1.33 0.156 1.24 1.35 0.664 0.548 0.832 0.956 0.710
NorESM2-LM [-] 2.13 2.22 2.02 1.74 0.220 1.25 1.49 0.679 0.546 0.822 0.956 0.710
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 2.17 2.31 2.02 1.57 0.312 1.25 1.43 0.685 0.541 0.819 0.953 0.708
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Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 0.532
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.757 0.770 0.532 1.03 0.242 0.686 1.84 0.663 0.496 0.813 0.752 0.644
CanESM5 [-] 0.799 0.805 0.532 0.778 0.272 0.798 2.11 0.611 0.457 0.797 0.508 0.566
CESM2 [-] 0.821 0.812 0.532 0.803 0.280 0.645 1.83 0.692 0.521 0.843 0.851 0.686
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 0.753 0.736 0.532 0.954 0.204 0.664 1.85 0.699 0.488 0.822 0.800 0.659
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.14 1.03 0.532 1.30 0.494 0.913 1.77 0.534 0.478 0.829 0.510 0.566
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.795 0.783 0.532 0.908 0.251 0.532 1.46 0.683 0.608 0.875 0.787 0.712
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 1.13 1.11 0.532 1.18 0.575 0.972 1.88 0.524 0.435 0.795 0.492 0.536
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.423 0.423 0.532 0.516 -0.0991 0.520 1.43 0.704 0.573 0.869 0.890 0.722
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.818 0.773 0.532 0.862 0.233 0.618 1.93 0.665 0.555 0.825 0.718 0.664
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.611 0.608 0.532 0.827 0.0753 0.556 1.79 0.735 0.543 0.838 0.786 0.689
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Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 0.476
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.987 0.971 0.476 0.874 0.498 0.759 2.14 0.541 0.454 0.667 0.407 0.505
CanESM5 [-] 0.784 0.744 0.476 0.797 0.273 0.665 1.97 0.588 0.448 0.651 0.466 0.520
CESM2 [-] 0.893 0.872 0.476 0.760 0.400 0.657 1.58 0.555 0.487 0.727 0.631 0.578
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 0.834 0.822 0.476 0.867 0.348 0.609 1.97 0.586 0.460 0.664 0.638 0.562
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.08 1.00 0.476 0.860 0.525 0.792 1.89 0.448 0.435 0.702 0.353 0.474
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.916 0.877 0.476 0.844 0.405 0.575 1.66 0.570 0.564 0.734 0.665 0.620
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 1.33 1.26 0.476 1.11 0.806 1.06 1.84 0.443 0.441 0.706 0.371 0.480
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.679 0.677 0.476 0.714 0.197 0.581 2.02 0.622 0.451 0.711 0.662 0.580
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.884 0.847 0.476 0.771 0.376 0.716 2.09 0.550 0.461 0.639 0.548 0.532
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.630 0.660 0.476 0.719 0.192 0.471 1.62 0.682 0.546 0.756 0.616 0.629
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Period Mean (original grids) [mm d-1]
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Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 5.05
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 6.05 7.33 5.05 4.82 2.05 4.54 1.78 0.491 0.422 0.736 0.731 0.560
CanESM5 [-] 6.61 6.46 5.05 4.20 1.22 4.69 1.25 0.504 0.407 0.796 0.654 0.554
CESM2 [-] 6.76 7.22 5.05 6.51 2.28 3.88 1.65 0.512 0.444 0.739 0.902 0.608
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 5.54 5.97 5.05 5.26 0.896 2.92 1.65 0.635 0.497 0.779 0.931 0.668
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 7.10 10.2 5.05 6.16 4.98 7.18 1.43 0.367 0.398 0.806 0.317 0.457
MeanCMIP6 [-] 6.37 7.14 5.05 5.34 2.00 3.38 1.17 0.498 0.550 0.851 0.945 0.679
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 5.69 7.11 5.05 3.98 1.83 4.26 1.68 0.436 0.451 0.769 0.738 0.569
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 6.00 6.37 5.05 5.42 1.33 3.30 2.02 0.516 0.489 0.706 0.946 0.629
NorESM2-LM [-] 5.62 5.66 5.05 4.69 0.470 3.48 1.62 0.565 0.422 0.765 0.921 0.619
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 7.23 7.57 5.05 6.01 2.56 4.16 2.02 0.466 0.444 0.687 0.821 0.573
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Period Mean (original grids) [mm d-1]
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Benchmark Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 2.53
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 2.76 2.76 2.53 2.99 0.245 1.27 2.11 0.718 0.550 0.691 0.900 0.682
CanESM5 [-] 3.37 3.23 2.53 3.11 0.698 1.64 1.67 0.628 0.506 0.738 0.652 0.606
CESM2 [-] 2.99 2.93 2.53 3.23 0.433 1.34 1.62 0.727 0.537 0.760 0.800 0.672
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 3.23 3.17 2.53 3.49 0.642 1.30 1.65 0.669 0.555 0.773 0.900 0.690
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 3.34 3.22 2.53 3.51 0.715 1.54 1.52 0.637 0.511 0.778 0.734 0.634
MeanCMIP6 [-] 3.10 3.07 2.53 3.27 0.555 1.05 1.22 0.711 0.642 0.833 0.925 0.751
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 3.30 3.27 2.53 3.27 0.751 1.50 1.48 0.609 0.528 0.776 0.908 0.670
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 3.21 3.15 2.53 3.55 0.610 1.37 1.46 0.669 0.528 0.792 0.894 0.682
NorESM2-LM [-] 2.72 2.77 2.53 2.97 0.253 1.19 1.50 0.712 0.563 0.781 0.956 0.715
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 3.12 3.13 2.53 3.36 0.627 1.34 1.59 0.679 0.532 0.773 0.814 0.666
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Period Mean (original grids) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 7.84
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 7.30 7.21 7.84 7.48 -0.536 5.08 2.61 0.459 0.361 0.555 0.746 0.496
CanESM5 [-] 7.70 7.28 7.84 7.72 -0.338 5.46 1.68 0.411 0.372 0.790 0.635 0.516
CESM2 [-] 8.55 8.55 7.84 8.48 0.820 4.29 1.28 0.509 0.460 0.838 0.799 0.613
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 7.22 6.99 7.84 7.95 -0.841 3.64 1.48 0.502 0.494 0.804 0.962 0.651
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 10.6 10.4 7.84 9.63 2.49 6.35 1.42 0.449 0.453 0.806 0.161 0.464
MeanCMIP6 [-] 7.53 7.56 7.84 7.54 -0.188 3.55 1.39 0.505 0.539 0.824 0.921 0.666
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 6.80 6.70 7.84 6.96 -1.05 3.82 2.08 0.541 0.438 0.704 0.923 0.609
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 6.36 6.56 7.84 4.60 -1.19 3.43 1.86 0.600 0.475 0.733 0.971 0.651
NorESM2-LM [-] 6.78 6.53 7.84 7.62 -1.15 4.43 1.63 0.427 0.435 0.773 0.926 0.599
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 7.54 7.66 7.84 6.82 -0.151 3.28 1.51 0.622 0.488 0.796 0.976 0.674
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Model Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 3.74
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 4.39 4.34 3.74 4.75 0.595 2.82 1.47 0.616 0.508 0.781 0.882 0.659
CanESM5 [-] 4.29 4.31 3.74 5.03 0.547 3.24 1.42 0.594 0.481 0.819 0.761 0.627
CESM2 [-] 4.09 4.03 3.74 4.72 0.292 1.96 1.03 0.741 0.600 0.877 0.971 0.758
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 4.21 4.13 3.74 4.65 0.391 2.36 0.958 0.702 0.553 0.892 0.967 0.733
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 4.68 4.52 3.74 5.55 0.771 2.35 1.07 0.706 0.581 0.876 0.897 0.728
MeanCMIP6 [-] 4.23 4.19 3.74 4.63 0.445 1.79 0.924 0.735 0.642 0.890 0.969 0.775
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 4.81 4.83 3.74 4.73 1.08 2.81 1.30 0.647 0.509 0.836 0.958 0.692
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 3.50 3.56 3.74 2.93 -0.170 2.06 1.07 0.726 0.589 0.871 0.953 0.746
NorESM2-LM [-] 3.95 3.89 3.74 4.51 0.149 2.14 1.11 0.749 0.569 0.850 0.972 0.742
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 4.16 4.09 3.74 4.22 0.338 2.31 1.24 0.707 0.558 0.832 0.935 0.718
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Period Mean (original grids) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 0.991
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 1.30 1.39 0.991 1.11 0.394 0.592 1.04 0.629 0.602 0.883 0.982 0.739
CanESM5 [-] 1.23 1.34 0.991 0.999 0.338 0.655 1.06 0.649 0.534 0.873 0.971 0.712
CESM2 [-] 1.37 1.47 0.991 1.16 0.471 0.677 1.11 0.581 0.563 0.868 0.973 0.710
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 1.35 1.52 0.991 1.10 0.527 0.741 0.933 0.542 0.535 0.908 0.982 0.700
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.49 1.59 0.991 1.26 0.593 0.869 0.926 0.533 0.494 0.901 0.753 0.635
MeanCMIP6 [-] 1.34 1.47 0.991 1.10 0.475 0.636 0.828 0.574 0.605 0.915 0.984 0.736
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 1.41 1.55 0.991 1.11 0.543 0.868 1.09 0.523 0.484 0.887 0.879 0.651
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 1.45 1.62 0.991 1.06 0.623 0.844 1.03 0.478 0.498 0.881 0.919 0.655
NorESM2-LM [-] 1.28 1.38 0.991 1.09 0.373 0.604 1.01 0.631 0.576 0.878 0.983 0.729
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 1.26 1.38 0.991 0.977 0.391 0.679 0.918 0.626 0.513 0.893 0.977 0.705
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Period Mean (original grids) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (intersection) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Benchmark Period Mean (complement) [mm d-1]
Bias [mm d-1]
RMSE [mm d-1]
Phase Shift [months]
Bias Score [1]
RMSE Score [1]
Seasonal Cycle Score [1]
Spatial Distribution Score [1]
Overall Score [1]
Benchmark [-] 1.40
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 1.88 1.87 1.40 1.71 0.468 1.03 1.75 0.681 0.534 0.758 0.745 0.650
CanESM5 [-] 2.02 1.94 1.40 1.61 0.531 1.31 1.62 0.613 0.485 0.773 0.517 0.575
CESM2 [-] 1.87 1.88 1.40 1.76 0.473 1.09 1.52 0.662 0.509 0.782 0.773 0.647
GFDL-ESM4 [-] 1.98 1.97 1.40 1.93 0.576 1.06 1.79 0.623 0.529 0.753 0.866 0.660
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 2.21 2.20 1.40 2.03 0.800 1.33 1.36 0.551 0.495 0.809 0.658 0.601
MeanCMIP6 [-] 1.94 1.94 1.40 1.81 0.547 0.895 1.37 0.653 0.611 0.820 0.860 0.711
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 2.40 2.37 1.40 2.34 0.975 1.42 1.68 0.490 0.495 0.751 0.662 0.578
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 1.75 1.76 1.40 1.60 0.361 1.04 1.60 0.653 0.502 0.778 0.844 0.656
NorESM2-LM [-] 1.78 1.76 1.40 1.65 0.348 1.03 1.72 0.664 0.518 0.768 0.806 0.654
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 1.83 1.79 1.40 1.82 0.399 0.959 1.61 0.698 0.538 0.772 0.794 0.668

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Data Information

  Title:
Conserving Land-Atmosphere Synthesis Suite (CLASS) v1.1

  Version:
1.1

  Institution:
University of New South Wales

  Source:
Ground Heat Flux (GLDAS, MERRALND, MERRAFLX, NCEP_DOII, NCEP_NCAR), Sensible Heat Flux(GLDAS, MERRALND, MERRAFLX, NCEP_DOII, NCEP_NCAR, MPIBGC, Princeton), Latent Heat Flux(DOLCE1.0), Net Radiation (GLDAS, MERRALND, NCEP_DOII, NCEP_NCAR, ERAI, EBAF4.0), Precipitation(REGEN1.1), Runoff(LORA1.0), Change in Water storage(GRACE(GFZ, JPL, CSR))

  History:
2020-01-30: downloaded source from [http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2003.nc,http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2004.nc,http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2005.nc,http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2006.nc,http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2007.nc,http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2008.nc,http://dapds00.nci.org.au/thredds/fileServer/ks32/ARCCSS_Data/CLASS/v1-1/CLASS_v1-1_2009.nc] 2020-01-30: converted to ILAMB netCDF4 with https://github.com/rubisco-sfa/ILAMB-Data/blob/master/CLASS/CLASS_to_ILAMB.py

  References:
Sanaa Hobeichi (2019), Conserving Land-Atmosphere Synthesis Suite (CLASS) v1.1, doi:10.25914/5c872258dc183

Hobeichi, Sanaa and Abramowitz, Gab and Evans, Jason (2020), Conserving Land–Atmosphere Synthesis Suite (CLASS), Journal of Climate, 5, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0036.1