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Getting your hands-on Climate data: Glossary

Key Points

  • Climate

  • Observations

  • Reanalysis

  • Climate projection

  • Essential Climate Variables

  • Representative Concentration Pathways

  • Shared Socioeconomic Pathways

Copernicus Climate Data Store (CDS)
  • CDS Essential Information

  • Retrieve data from the CDS web interface

  • NnetCDF and GRIB data formats

Visualize Climate data with Python
  • xarray

  • cartopy

  • CDS API for Python

Visualize Climate data with R
  • raster R package

  • Quick visualization with R

  • CDS API for R

Climate Data Store Toolbox
  • CDS Toolbox

  • Data retrieval from the Toolbox

  • Data visualization from the Toolbox