# Tool Guidance

## Site-specific Reports

To get a site-specific report:

- Visit the
**Site-specific report**page. - Click a point in the map, type in a city name or coordinate location.
- Click generate overview
- Scroll through the list to the indicator of interest.
- Click the drop-down arrow to the right to get the full site-specific report for that indicator (a map, figures and summaries).

## Data Access Platform

Visit the Data Access Platform page.

To view data:

- Select “Visualizing indicator”
- Use the filter function to make a detailed selection (different climate models, RCPs and time periods).
- Select an indicator in the results table.
- Scroll down to see a map.
- Click in the map or fill in a city or latitude/longitude below the map to select an area of interest.
- Scroll down to see a graph and a table for the selectd indicator and area of interest.

To download data:

- Select “Downloading indicator”
- Use the filter function to make a detailed selection.
- Select an indicator in the results table.
- Scroll down to select an area of interest (click in the map or fill in city or longitude/latitiude).
- Data for an area can be download by increasing the radius.
- Select format (excel or NetCDF).
- A disclaimer and data summary is provided. Click on “Indicator details” to read the metadata.
- Click on “Download indicator” to start the download.

## Complete list of indicators

- Temperature
- Precipitation
- Aridity
- Soil moisture
- Water discharge
- Water runoff

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual values of daily mean temperature averaged over a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the mean monthly values of daily mean temperature averaged over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the maximum yearly values of daily maximum temperature averaged over a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the maximum monthly values of daily maximum temperature averaged over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the minimum yearly values of daily minimum temperature averaged over a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the minimum monthly values of daily minimum temperature averaged over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period.

Calculated as the number of days when daily minimum temperature is above 20 degC.

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual values of daily precipitation averaged over a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual values of daily precipitation averaged over a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the maximum number of consecutive dry days (daily precipitation < 1mm) over a 30 year period.

**Description**

Calculated as the number of dry periods for more than 5 days for a 30 year period.

Calculated as the monthly mean values of precipitation minus potential evapotranspiration.

Calculated as the monthly mean values of precipitation minus actual evapotranspiration.

**Description**

Calculated as mean annual values of the ratio between actual evapotranspiration and precipitation for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the monthly mean values of the ratio between actual evapotranspiration and precipitation over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as mean annual values of the ratio between potential evapotranspiration and precipitation for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the monthly mean values of the ratio between potential evapotranspiration and precipitation over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual soil moisture root zone as a fraction of field capacity for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the monthly mean values of daily soil moisture root zone as a fraction of field capacity averaged over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period.This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the number of days below mean annual daily minima of soil moisture root zone as a fraction of field capacity for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual daily minima water discharge for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the mean values of daily water discharge for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the monthly mean values of daily water discharge averaged over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual maxima water discharge for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the mean annual daily minima water discharge for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the number of days below mean annual daily minima water discharge for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period).

**Description**

Calculated as the mean values of daily water runoff for a 30 years period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period). Here the mean ensemble value is given, calculated over the models listed in model attribute.

**Description**

Calculated as the monthly mean values of daily water runoff averaged over all Januaries, Februaries, etc that are part of a 30 year period. This index is given as a relative change (100*(future period - reference period)/ reference period). Here the mean ensemble value is given, calculated over the models listed in model attribute.