Icelandic Met Office: Comparision of temperature in Stykkishólmur, Akureyri and Reykjavík
Entry ID: IS-MET_TemperatureStykkisholmur-Akureyri-Reykjavik1950-2007

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Abstract: Comparision of temperature in Stykkishólmur, Akureyri and Reykjavík

A comparison of annual temperatures at three stations, Stykkishólmur in the west, Akureyri in the north and Reykjavík in the southwest reveals some inter-station differences.

The first cold interval, the "ice years", was the coldest of the three in the north and east, but the 1979 to 1986 was the coldest in southwestern Iceland. ... View entire text
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  N: 68.0   S: 62.0   E: -10.0   W: -25.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Icelandic Meteorological Office
Dataset Title: Comparision of temperature in Stykkishólmur, Akureyri and Reykjavík
Dataset Release Date: 2008
Dataset Release Place: Iceland
Dataset Publisher: Icelandic Meteorological Office
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1950-01-01
Stop Date: 2007-12-31
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: (+354) 522 6000
Contact Address:
Icelandic Meteorological Office
Bústaðavegur 7-9
City: Reykjavík
Postal Code: 150
Country: Iceland
Hanna, E., T.Jónsson, J.E.Box (2004), An analysis of Icelandic climate since the nineteenth century., 24, 1193-2004, International J. of Climatology
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-01-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-01-22
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