LCZ maps

LCZ GENERATOR MAPS

Please find the LCZ maps generated by the LCZ Generator web application here.

CONTINENTAL LCZ MAPS

Europe

The European LCZ map from Demuzere et al. (2019) is available for download as GeoTiff here. When using this dataset, please use the following citations:

Demuzere, M., Bechtel, B., Middel, A., & Mills, G. (2019). Mapping Europe into local climate zones. PLOS ONE, 14(4), e0214474. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0214474

Demuzere, M.; Bechtel, B.; Middel, A.; Mills, G. (2019): European LCZ map. Figshare. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.13322450

Continental United States

The CONUS LCZ map from Demuzere et al. (2020) is available for download as GeoTiff here. When using this dataset, please use the following citations:

Demuzere, M., Hankey, S., Mills, G., Zhang, W., Lu, T., & Bechtel, B. (2020). Combining expert and crowd-sourced training data to map urban form and functions for the continental US. Scientific Data, 7(1), 264. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-020-00605-z

Demuzere, M., Hankey, S., Mills, G., Zhang, W., Lu, T., Bechtel B. (2020): CONUS-wide LCZ map and Training Areas. Figshare. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.11416950