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Wind speed – Kaduna (Nigeria)

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Wind speed over Kaduna (Nigeria) as simulated by 17 climate models from 1951 to 2100 with (RCP4.5) or 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 kaduna nigeria

Data are available in Raw (free) and Ready to use versions. Differences are illustrated below (learn more).

Wind speed over Kaduna (Raw)
Graphic of projected wind speed for Kaduna (Nigeria) 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 Kaduna (Ready to use)
Graphic of projected wind speed for Kaduna (Nigeria) 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

City

Kaduna

Country

Nigeria

Region

Africa

Coordinates

7.44E 10.52N

Spatial resolution

0.50° x 0.50° Degrees

Resolution

Annual, Monthly, Daily

Start Date

01/01/1951

End Date

31/12/2100

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)

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, MIROC-ESM, MIROC-ESM-CHEM, MIROC5, MPI-ESM-LR, MPI-ESM-MR, MRI-CGCM3, MRI-ESM1

File Format

txt, csv

Version

20180401