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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 [-] 0.836
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.978 0.945 0.836 1.21 1.89 0.121 1.44 1.79 0.618 0.212 0.747 0.853 0.528
CanESM5 [-] 0.940 0.945 0.836 1.36 0.130 1.23 1.69 0.614 0.280 0.763 0.815 0.550
CESM2 [-] 1.07 1.02 0.836 1.48 0.202 1.13 1.60 0.615 0.292 0.776 0.788 0.553
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.15 1.13 0.836 1.55 2.27 0.302 1.37 1.67 0.545 0.248 0.776 0.604 0.484
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.981 0.961 0.836 1.28 0.134 0.883 1.65 0.669 0.355 0.773 0.938 0.618
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.817 0.810 0.836 0.972 2.80 -0.0245 1.01 1.85 0.575 0.344 0.699 0.858 0.564
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.975 0.986 0.835 1.04 1.19 0.145 1.15 2.17 0.625 0.295 0.667 0.876 0.552
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.977 0.935 0.836 1.51 0.107 1.08 1.69 0.635 0.292 0.758 0.934 0.582
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 1.00 0.927 0.836 1.46 1.18 0.102 0.724 1.41 0.641 0.486 0.812 0.854 0.656
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Model Period Mean (intersection) [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 [-] 0.724
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.948 0.968 0.723 0.868 2.35 0.252 1.37 1.81 0.496 0.306 0.731 0.791 0.526
CanESM5 [-] 0.859 0.858 0.724 0.832 0.148 1.25 1.88 0.465 0.351 0.790 0.681 0.528
CESM2 [-] 0.912 0.968 0.724 0.694 1.05 0.257 0.981 1.61 0.550 0.406 0.819 0.829 0.602
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.19 1.12 0.724 1.66 0.993 0.417 1.27 1.76 0.493 0.371 0.802 0.476 0.503
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.822 0.853 0.724 0.702 0.141 0.812 1.51 0.568 0.460 0.844 0.884 0.643
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.690 0.682 0.724 0.705 1.33 -0.0392 0.976 1.96 0.487 0.400 0.753 0.778 0.564
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.509 0.555 0.721 0.313 1.07 -0.167 0.812 1.73 0.509 0.441 0.787 0.831 0.602
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.874 0.839 0.724 0.983 0.128 0.959 1.76 0.524 0.410 0.774 0.857 0.595
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.796 0.842 0.724 0.604 1.15 0.130 0.842 1.66 0.550 0.460 0.788 0.708 0.593
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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 [-] 0.0310
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.109 0.120 0.0310 0.117 0.0349 0.0901 0.294 2.25 0.384 0.273 0.796 0.0849 0.362
CanESM5 [-] 0.0688 0.0741 0.0310 0.149 0.0523 0.165 2.79 0.526 0.448 0.655 0.0313 0.422
CESM2 [-] 0.0988 0.100 0.0309 -0.00447 0.139 0.0704 0.175 1.91 0.462 0.431 0.811 0.190 0.465
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 0.262 0.202 0.0310 0.451 0.0181 0.171 0.275 2.29 0.474 0.383 0.751 0.0468 0.408
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.132 0.125 0.0310 0.197 0.0952 0.178 1.98 0.488 0.428 0.828 0.0706 0.449
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.106 0.100 0.0310 0.143 0.0735 0.173 2.57 0.523 0.431 0.692 0.128 0.441
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.0272 0.0281 0.0306 0.0754 0.0739 -0.000882 0.0651 1.86 0.616 0.530 0.824 0.376 0.575
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.157 0.142 0.0310 0.151 0.109 0.230 2.10 0.390 0.418 0.785 0.0934 0.421
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.207 0.214 0.0310 0.262 0.0486 0.179 0.306 2.01 0.500 0.370 0.806 0.00227 0.410
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Period Mean (original grids) [mm d-1]
Model Period Mean (intersection) [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 [-] 0.0580
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.167 0.180 0.0580 -0.223 0.659 0.124 0.437 2.07 0.399 0.269 0.776 0.0959 0.362
CanESM5 [-] 0.110 0.0987 0.0580 0.0463 0.0376 0.217 2.17 0.443 0.446 0.754 0.139 0.446
CESM2 [-] 0.134 0.137 0.0580 -0.158 0.252 0.0835 0.239 1.83 0.438 0.359 0.760 0.211 0.426
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 0.269 0.217 0.0581 0.137 0.0167 0.160 0.276 2.09 0.430 0.364 0.752 0.112 0.404
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.168 0.149 0.0580 0.0453 0.0920 0.202 1.86 0.488 0.398 0.821 0.296 0.480
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.181 0.159 0.0580 0.0978 0.106 0.297 2.29 0.432 0.350 0.707 0.181 0.404
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.129 0.127 0.0576 0.0718 0.118 0.0679 0.174 2.14 0.506 0.396 0.806 0.450 0.511
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.162 0.158 0.0580 0.0108 0.0963 0.284 2.02 0.396 0.347 0.715 0.172 0.395
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.0953 0.101 0.0580 0.160 0.749 0.0422 0.160 2.20 0.484 0.501 0.733 0.138 0.471
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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 [-] 3.25
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 4.15 5.07 3.25 3.39 1.62 4.49 1.86 0.482 0.385 0.721 0.765 0.547
CanESM5 [-] 5.60 4.08 3.25 3.49 0.674 4.47 2.12 0.454 0.376 0.661 0.699 0.513
CESM2 [-] 5.05 5.12 3.24 5.36 3.87 1.98 4.25 2.03 0.524 0.324 0.685 0.924 0.556
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 5.72 8.49 3.25 5.12 5.03 7.92 2.17 0.393 0.289 0.660 0.321 0.390
MeanCMIP6 [-] 4.31 4.85 3.25 3.67 1.54 3.49 1.48 0.494 0.448 0.802 0.881 0.615
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 2.77 3.45 3.25 1.65 0.0500 3.79 2.16 0.372 0.414 0.707 0.804 0.542
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 3.78 3.64 3.20 3.64 6.64 0.353 3.22 1.81 0.518 0.401 0.754 0.898 0.595
NorESM2-LM [-] 3.80 3.44 3.25 3.63 0.0788 3.37 2.15 0.540 0.363 0.634 0.733 0.527
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 5.02 5.19 3.25 4.84 2.07 2.04 4.20 2.73 0.481 0.339 0.546 0.769 0.495
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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 [-] 1.07
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 1.12 1.13 1.07 1.18 3.18 0.0675 1.22 1.59 0.621 0.402 0.757 0.797 0.596
CanESM5 [-] 1.50 1.37 1.07 1.34 0.288 1.46 1.57 0.547 0.376 0.767 0.472 0.508
CESM2 [-] 1.45 1.39 1.07 1.65 2.24 0.348 1.18 1.55 0.615 0.422 0.769 0.647 0.575
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.64 1.51 1.07 1.94 2.71 0.464 1.38 1.76 0.546 0.385 0.719 0.538 0.515
MeanCMIP6 [-] 1.28 1.24 1.07 1.37 0.174 0.895 1.38 0.653 0.499 0.799 0.848 0.660
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.945 0.933 1.07 0.931 -0.148 1.07 1.73 0.517 0.461 0.724 0.858 0.604
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 1.10 1.03 1.07 1.49 1.64 -0.0452 0.992 1.67 0.567 0.486 0.782 0.739 0.612
NorESM2-LM [-] 1.18 1.18 1.07 1.41 0.116 1.03 1.76 0.593 0.445 0.728 0.890 0.620
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 1.41 1.36 1.07 1.93 2.47 0.309 1.00 1.77 0.588 0.463 0.726 0.685 0.585
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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 [-] 4.47
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 4.03 4.03 4.44 3.68 16.4 -0.371 4.36 2.54 0.413 0.317 0.569 0.788 0.481
CanESM5 [-] 3.86 3.59 4.47 3.86 -0.723 4.91 1.60 0.308 0.363 0.811 0.614 0.492
CESM2 [-] 5.22 5.22 4.47 5.07 2.14 0.858 3.97 1.34 0.432 0.463 0.839 0.747 0.589
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 7.19 6.98 4.47 6.19 3.69 2.41 6.41 1.70 0.334 0.438 0.799 0.135 0.429
MeanCMIP6 [-] 3.78 3.86 4.47 3.35 -0.549 3.37 1.40 0.384 0.500 0.837 0.852 0.614
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 1.96 1.98 4.47 1.82 -2.46 3.70 1.96 0.328 0.431 0.742 0.774 0.541
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 2.07 2.23 4.49 0.946 3.81 -2.23 3.22 1.76 0.378 0.476 0.751 0.851 0.587
NorESM2-LM [-] 3.41 3.18 4.47 3.99 -1.14 3.99 1.86 0.318 0.437 0.723 0.837 0.550
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 3.55 3.65 4.47 3.13 2.47 -0.782 2.91 1.70 0.465 0.473 0.763 0.928 0.620
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Model Period Mean (intersection) [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 [-] 1.15
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 1.82 1.84 1.15 1.65 1.72 0.689 2.59 1.57 0.407 0.298 0.766 0.705 0.495
CanESM5 [-] 1.40 1.45 1.15 1.87 0.286 2.27 1.52 0.421 0.356 0.794 0.563 0.498
CESM2 [-] 1.53 1.50 1.15 1.88 1.62 0.348 1.48 1.38 0.546 0.433 0.846 0.875 0.627
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 1.74 1.65 1.15 2.48 1.14 0.500 1.93 1.37 0.517 0.385 0.849 0.686 0.564
MeanCMIP6 [-] 1.36 1.36 1.15 1.44 0.208 1.30 1.11 0.570 0.475 0.888 0.855 0.653
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 1.15 1.18 1.15 0.928 1.73 0.0264 1.67 1.56 0.494 0.393 0.783 0.822 0.577
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.563 0.584 1.15 0.373 1.19 -0.564 1.22 1.26 0.471 0.478 0.851 0.755 0.607
NorESM2-LM [-] 1.42 1.40 1.15 1.70 0.246 1.50 1.52 0.543 0.436 0.817 0.861 0.619
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 1.33 1.28 1.15 1.46 0.831 0.124 1.43 1.38 0.519 0.455 0.807 0.846 0.616
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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 [-] 0.590
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.799 0.767 0.590 0.880 0.569 0.178 1.31 1.34 0.760 0.234 0.841 0.959 0.606
CanESM5 [-] 0.759 0.722 0.590 0.854 0.137 1.14 1.07 0.729 0.303 0.872 0.890 0.619
CESM2 [-] 0.817 0.862 0.590 0.711 0.654 0.271 1.21 1.18 0.708 0.280 0.874 0.922 0.613
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 0.865 0.834 0.589 0.974 0.952 0.239 1.24 1.33 0.669 0.303 0.847 0.607 0.546
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.738 0.772 0.590 0.694 0.183 0.909 1.28 0.751 0.366 0.853 0.961 0.659
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.655 0.632 0.590 0.704 0.0381 1.08 1.43 0.713 0.314 0.820 0.906 0.614
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.651 0.783 0.590 0.332 0.550 0.190 1.23 1.79 0.725 0.265 0.761 0.913 0.586
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.939 0.852 0.590 1.12 0.261 1.09 1.06 0.717 0.323 0.885 0.950 0.640
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.640 0.734 0.590 0.430 0.219 0.148 0.866 1.07 0.752 0.412 0.881 0.839 0.659
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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 [-] 0.272
BCC-CSM2-MR [-] 0.473 0.478 0.271 0.189 0.387 0.202 0.791 1.61 0.509 0.341 0.799 0.361 0.470
CanESM5 [-] 0.540 0.513 0.272 0.248 0.228 0.801 1.76 0.452 0.374 0.764 0.211 0.435
CESM2 [-] 0.554 0.572 0.272 0.383 0.460 0.291 0.662 1.77 0.510 0.385 0.757 0.425 0.492
IPSL-CM6A-LR [-] 0.668 0.689 0.271 0.599 0.792 0.423 0.830 1.75 0.431 0.352 0.754 0.260 0.430
MeanCMIP6 [-] 0.475 0.488 0.272 0.328 0.214 0.482 1.39 0.563 0.460 0.832 0.602 0.584
MIROC-ESM2L [-] 0.454 0.457 0.272 0.297 0.559 0.177 0.587 2.04 0.475 0.385 0.721 0.564 0.506
MPI-ESM1.2-HR [-] 0.338 0.344 0.269 0.246 0.571 0.0755 0.425 1.87 0.548 0.467 0.749 0.619 0.570
NorESM2-LM [-] 0.474 0.482 0.272 0.353 0.202 0.576 1.93 0.482 0.398 0.711 0.512 0.500
UKESM1-0-LL [-] 0.435 0.406 0.271 0.470 0.733 0.141 0.429 1.75 0.547 0.482 0.794 0.536 0.568

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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