Datasets and derived material are available from the NASA GISS websites for the following research projects:

Climate Simulations


  • Earth's Energy Imbalance
  • Efficacy of Climate Forcings
  • Climate Simulations for 1880-2003
  • Dangerous Human-Made Interference
  • Transient Simulations with Beryllium-10

GISS Coupled Atmosphere-Ocean Model (AOM-GR)

SWING2 Stable Water Isotope Intercomparisons

Climate Forcings

  • Forcings in GISS Climate Model
  • Dust Mineral Fractions at Emission
  • Globally Uniform Mineral Dust Aerosols
  • Global Land Cover Datasets
  • Surface Exchange of Carbon Dioxide
  • Surface Exchange of Methane

Climate Impacts

  • AgMIP Climate Forcing Datasets for Agricultural Modeling
  • Evolving Fragility of the Global Food System
  • Global Fire Weather Database


  • Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Small Particles

Planetary Science

  • Saturn Mean Zonal Winds and Eddy Momentum Fluxes
  • Objective Classification of Saturn Cloud Features


  • Molecular Collision Rates Relevant to Microwave and IR Astronomy

Earth Observations


  • GISS Surface Temperature Analysis (GISTEMP)
  • Common Sense Climate Index (CSCI)


  • International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project (ISCCP)
  • GEWEX Cloud System Study Data Integration for Model Evaluation (GCSS-DIME)


  • Photopolarimetry Measurements of Aerosols (RSP-Air)
  • Global Aerosol Climatology Project (GACP)
  • Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment II (SAGE II) V6.20


  • Observed Land Surface Precipitation Data: 1850-1995 (GISS/Dai)
  • Observed Land Surface Precipitation Data: 1901-2000 (CRU TS 2.0)

Radiative Flux

  • ISCCP Global surface and atmospheric radiative fluxes
  • Surface Solar Irradiance: Datasets Produced for SeaWiFS


  • Global Seawater Oxygen-18 Database


  • Atlas of Extratropical Storm Tracks is neither affiliated with the authors of this page nor responsible for its contents. This is a safe-cache copy of the original web site.