CMIP Table

Realization/
Physics

Time Chunk

Variable

Go For Data
Amon: Monthly Mean Atmospheric Fields and Some Surface Fields
3hr: 2-D Atmospheric and Surface Fields Sampled Every 3 Hours
LImon: monthly mean land cryosphere fields
day: Daily Mean Atmospheric Fields and Some Surface Fields
6hrLev: 6-hour model-level variables
6hrPlev: 6-hour pressure-level variables
cfMon: CFMIP monthly 3D--monthly mean 3-D fields on model levels (or half levels in the case of fluxes)
cfDay: CFMIP daily 2D" -- daily mean 2-D fields including inline ISCCP/CloudSat/CALIPSO/ PARASOL simulator output