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Research Article

Evaluation of CMIP5 Global Climate Models for Simulating Climatological Temperature and Precipitation for Southeast Asia

Table 4

List of the six global climate models performing best for different categories, including temperature only, precipitation only, land only, and sea only.

RankTemperature onlyPrecipitation onlyLand onlySea onlyAll

1CNRM-CM5-2 (7.82)CESM1-BGC (3.60)CNRM-CM5-2 (5.65)CNRM-CM5 (3.12)CNRM-CM5-2 (12.37)
2CNRM-CM5 (7.95)CCSM4 (4.18)CNRM-CM5 (7.08)BNU-ESM (3.21)CNRM-CM5 (13.29)
3MPI-ESM-LR (8.12)CNRM-CM5-2 (4.54)MIROC5 (7.15)CNRM-CM5-2 (3.31)BNU-ESM (15.36)
4CMCC-CMS (8.93)CESM1-FASTCHEM (4.99)CESM1-CAM5 (7.40)CESM1-BGC (3.47)CESM1-BGC (16.18)
5BNU-ESM (9.38)CESM-CAM5 (5.30)CESM1-BGC (7.59CESM1-FASTCHEM (3.59)CESM-CAM5 (16.36)
6MPI-ESM-MR (9.47)CNRM-CM5 (5.34)CanESM2 (7.92)CCSM4 (3.60)CCSM4 (17.69)

Numbers in parenthesis are total errors for different categories.

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