Requirement #227 

Values

For variable: Atmospheric temperature

In application: Climate Modelling Research (deprecated)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.2 K 0.5 K 2 K
Stability/decade (if applicable)
Horizontal Resolution 10 km 50 km 250 km
Vertical Resolution 0.2 km 1 km 3 km
Observing Cycle 60 min 3 h 6 h
Timeliness 30 d 45 d 60 d

 

Validated: 12/1/12 Source: WCRP
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
Specifications
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Subdomain: Basic atmospheric