IMPORTANT NOTICE: An upgrade of the ICARE network architecture is scheduled on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM CEST (UTC +2:00).
All ICARE data services will be unavailable during this operation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.

Data Access

Access to the AIRS-LMD Cloud Climatology is subject to the Data Policy below. All users must register before getting access to the data through the Archive Web Interface and the FTP server.

Data Policy

Publications using the AIRS-LMD Cloud Climatology must include the following sentence and the reference documenting the data set:
"AIRS data provided by NASA/JPL. AIRS-LMD Cloud Climatology provided IPSL/LMD and distributed by AERIS/ICARE Data and Services Center (http://www.icare.univ-lille1.fr)"
Stubenrauch, C. J., Cros, S., Guignard, A., and Lamquin, N.: A 6-year global cloud climatology from the Atmospheric InfraRed Sounder AIRS and a statistical analysis in synergy with CALIPSO and CloudSat, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 7197-7214, doi:10.5194/acp-10-7197-2010, 2010.

Suggestion for short credit:
"Credit: NASA and IPSL-LMD/AERIS/ICARE"