An Introduction
to the
Global Circulation
of the

David A. Randall

Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University
Revised January 2023, revisions ongoing


AT605 Book Link  

Additional Resources

Data on Pressure Surfaces

Data files in NetCDF format (use ncdump to look up the internal variable names):

Data on Isentropic Surfaces

ERA-Interim data. Please contact Kelley Branson if you have problems obtaining the files below.


ERA40-based atlas of the general circulation may be found here: ERA40_PRS19.pdf
This file is 73MB