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Wind speed – Basra (Iraq)

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Wind speed over Basra (Iraq) as simulated by 17 climate models from 1951 to 2100 with (RCP4.5) and without (RCP8.5) climate change mitigation policy. City wind speed data are from a single site, corresponding to the center of a grid box. Read more technical information in the Specifications tab above. wind-speed basra iraq

Differences between Raw and Ready to use data are illustrated below (learn more).

Wind speed over Basra (Raw)
Graphic of projected wind speed for Basra (Iraq) under two climate change mitigation policy scenarios (RCP4.5, RCP8.5). Represented climate data are raw data from IPCC models. https://theclimatedatafactory.com
Wind speed over Basra (Ready to use)
Graphic of projected wind speed for Basra (Iraq) under two climate change mitigation policy scenarios (RCP4.5, RCP8.5). Represented climate data are processed (bias-adjusted and quality controlled) data from IPCC models. https://theclimatedatafactory.com
Variable

Wind Speed

Processing

Raw data (Input quality control, Remapping, Temporal concatenation, Spatial extraction), Ready to use data (same as Raw data plus Bias adjustment, Standardization and Output quality control)

City

Basra

Country

Iraq

Region

West Asia

Coordinates

47.83E 30.5N

Spatial resolution

0.50° x 0.50° Degrees

Resolution

Annual, Monthly, Daily

Start Date

01/01/1951

End Date

31/12/2100

Remapping method

Bicubic interpolation, WATCH-FDEI grid

Adjustment Method

CDF Transform method, WATCH-FDEI Gridded Observations

Experiment

CMIP5 (IPCC)

Scenario

Historical, RCP4.5, RCP8.5

Earth System Model

ACCESS1.0, ACCESS1.3, BNU-ESM, CMCC-CESM, CMCC-CMS, CNRM-CM5, EC-EARTH, GFDL-CM3, GFDL-ESM2G, GFDL-ESM2M, HadGEM2-CC, HadGEM2-ES, IPSL-CM5A-MR, IPSL-CM5B-LR, MIROC5, MPI-ESM-LR, MPI-ESM-MR

File Format

txt, csv

Version

20180401