A model‐data comparison of European temperatures in the Eemian interglacial

  title={A model‐data comparison of European temperatures in the Eemian interglacial},
  author={Frank Kaspar and Norbert K{\"u}hl and Ulrich Cubasch and Thomas Litt},
  journal={Geophysical Research Letters},
We present a comparison of reconstructed and simulated January and July temperatures in Europe for a time slice (∼125 kyr BP) within the last interglacial (Eemian, ∼127–116 kyr BP). The reconstructions, based on pollen and plant macrofossils, were performed on 48 European sites using a method based on probability density functions (pdf‐method). The reconstructed most probable climate values were compared with a global climate simulation which was realized with a coupled ocean‐atmosphere general… 

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