Library of climate resources

This is a collection of links to climate datasets, tools, guidance and related resources. The sources include the federal government, provincial and territorial governments, national professional organizations, climate consortia and established international organizations. It can be useful for impact, vulnerability and risk assessments, and for adaptation planning.

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Explanation of the different resource types
  • data product - downloadable climate dataset
  • tool - builds on a dataset with further analyses and/or visualization
  • guidance - provides direction on the use of climate information or on conducting climate-related assessments
  • additional resources include educational and awareness-raising material, impact assessments and scientific syntheses

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  • Guidance

    Guidelines on Climate Data Management (Opens in a new Window)

    These guidelines help National Meteorological Services improve their climate data and monitoring services. They include best practices in climate data management.
    World Meteorological Organization
    Resource formats:
    • Data management

    Standardization Guidance for Weather Data, Climate Information and Climate Change Projections (Opens in a new Window)

    This report provides an overview of the collection, management, and use of weather and climate data across Canada. It includes information on how weather and climate data are being used to produce infrastructure design values, and how future climate projections are being factored into design values. It also identifies gaps and provides potential standards-related options to address them.
    Resource formats:
    • Scientific synthesis
    • Data management

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