Since the Paris Agreement, the impacts of 1.5 and 2 °C global warming have been emphasized, but the rate of warming also has regional effects. A new framework of model experiments is needed to increase our understanding of climate stabilization and its impacts.
This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution
Access Nature and 54 other Nature Portfolio journals
Get Nature+, our best-value online-access subscription
$29.99 / 30 days
cancel any time
Subscribe to this journal
Receive 12 print issues and online access
$209.00 per year
only $17.42 per issue
Rent or buy this article
Prices vary by article type
Prices may be subject to local taxes which are calculated during checkout
Seneviratne, S. I., Donat, M. G., Pitman, A. J., Knutti, R. & Wilby, R. L. Nature 529, 477–483 (2016).
Tebaldi, C. & Knutti, R. Environ. Res. Lett. 13, 055006 (2018).
Schleussner, C.-F. et al. Earth Syst. Dyn. 7, 327–351 (2016).
Sanderson, B. M. et al. Earth Syst. Dyn. 8, 827–847 (2017).
Mitchell, D. et al. Geosci. Model Dev. 10, 571–583 (2017).
Rogelj, J., Schleussner, C.-F. & Hare, W. Geophys. Res. Lett. 44, 10662–10665 (2017).
Manabe, S., Stouffer, R. J., Spelman, M. J. & Bryan, K. J. Clim. 4, 785–818 (1991).
Rugenstein, M. et al. Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc. 100, 2551–2570 (2019).
Rugenstein, M. et al. Geophys. Res. Lett. 47, e2019GL083898 (2020).
King, A. D., Lane, T. P., Henley, B. J. & Brown, J. R. Nat. Clim. Chang. 10, 42–47 (2020).
Sigmond, M., Fyfe, J. C., Saenko, O. A. & Swart, N. C. Nat. Clim. Chang. 10, 672–677 (2020).
Sniderman, J. M. K. et al. Nat. Clim. Chang. 9, 232–236 (2019).
Hawkins, E. & Sutton, R. Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc. 90, 1095–1108 (2009).
Jones, C. D. et al. Geosci. Model Dev. 12, 4375–4385 (2019).
Callahan, C. W. et al. Nat. Clim. Chang. 11, 752–757 (2021).
Mohtadi, M., Prange, M. & Steinke, S. Nature 533, 191–199 (2016).
MacDougall, A. H. et al. Biogeosciences 17, 2987–3016 (2020).
A.D.K. was funded by the Australian Research Council (DE180100638). J.M.K.S. was funded by Australian Research Council grant FL160100028 to J. Woodhead. A.J.D. and E.H. were funded by the UK NERC REAL project (NE/N018591/1).
The authors declare no competing interests.
Peer review information Nature Climate Change thanks Tabea Lissner and the other, anonymous, reviewer(s) for their contribution to the peer review of this work.
About this article
Cite this article
King, A.D., Sniderman, J.M.K., Dittus, A.J. et al. Studying climate stabilization at Paris Agreement levels. Nat. Clim. Chang. 11, 1010–1013 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-021-01225-0
This article is cited by
Nature Climate Change (2023)
Nature Climate Change (2022)