ACE CRC and Australian Antarctic Division Climate Data Set - Mean monthly surface air temperatures
Entry ID: climate_temps

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset consists of tabulations of mean monthly surface air temperature for most occupied stations in Antarctic and the Southern Ocean. Some South Pacific Island stations are also included, along with a few continent based stations. The data have been collected from various climate sources world wide, and spans varying years ranging between 1901 and 1997, and ongoing.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -17.0   S: -80.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1901-01-01
Quality Data are fairly complete for each station, beginning at varying times depending on when the station and collection began. There are gaps in some of the data (on occasions relating to station closure), in particular Davis 1965 to 1969; Byrd 1971 to 1979; Siple 1981 to 1987; Rothera Point 1950 to 1962; Palmer 1979 to 1982; Base Almirante Brown 1960 to 1973, 1984 to 1987; Matienzo 1973 to 1987; ... View entire text
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Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).


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Originating Center
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 43 kb
Distribution Format: text
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3365
Fax: +61 3 6226 2902
Email: jo.jacka at utas.edu.au
Contact Address:
ACE CRC AND
AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC DIVISION
GPO BOX 252-80
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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