Table 5: Spatial pattern correlation coefficient (PCC) over West Africa from individual GCM (ECHAM5 and HadCM3) and individual RCM (RegCM3, REMO, HadRM3P, and RCA) rainfall with respect to GPCP. Models output are interpolated to GPCP grid.

ModelsECHAM5RegCM3REMOHadCM3RCAHadRM3P

PCC0.9250.8490.8930.8890.8880.840