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
Omon: monthly mean ocean & atmos/ocean variables; 2D & 3D - Bio-geo
fx: Time-Invariant fields on atm/ocean grids.
Lmon: monthly mean land fields
LImon: monthly mean land cryosphere fields
day: Daily Mean Atmospheric Fields and Some Surface Fields
OImon: monthly mean ocean cryosphere fields - sea ice
Aclim: Atmos climatology - additional variables.
Lclim: Land climatology - extra AR5 vars
LIclim: Land Ice climatology- extra vars
dayExtras: These variables are not being requested by PCMDI. But, yet we will be reporting these putting the vars in a separate bundle.