Met Office - Historical Central England Temperature Data
Entry ID: BADC_CENTRAL_UK_TEMPS

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Summary
Abstract: Information about obtaining this data set is on the BADC Home Page. Link to http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/view/badc.nerc.ac.uk__ATOM__dataent_CET

These daily and monthly temperatures are representative of a roughly triangular area of the United Kingdom enclosed by Preston, London and Bristol. The monthly series, which begins in 1659, is the longest available instrumental record of ... View entire text
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Description: The Meteorological Office UK. Global weather services from the UK.

Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 54.0   S: 51.0   E: 1.0   W: -4.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: G. Manley, D.E. Parker
Dataset Title: Met Office - Historical Central England Temperature Data
Dataset Release Place: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Dataset Publisher: British Atmospheric Data Center
Data Presentation Form: ASCII
Online Resource: http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/view/badc.nerc.ac.uk__ATOM__dataent_CET
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1659-01-01
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 1 month
Instrument
Thermometers Ancillary Description
Access Constraints The Met. Office wish to monitor the use of these analyses and require
an acknowledgement of the data source if they are used in any
publication. For these reasons we do not make the data available to
anonymous users through these WWW pages. In order to gain access to
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Data Center
British Atmospheric Data Centre, NERC Centres for Atmospheric Science, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BADC SUPPORT
Phone: +44 1235 446432
Fax: +44 1235 445848
Email: BADC at rl.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Atmospheric Data Centre
Space Science Department
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
UK
City: Chilton
Province or State: Didcot
Postal Code: OX11 OQX
Country: UK
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-614-5126
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Manley, G. (1953), The mean temperature of Central England, 1698 to 1952, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., Vol 79, p242-261
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-08-29
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