Macquarie Island corrected 3-hrly met records aquired by the Aust. Bureau of Met. April 1948 - March 1998
Entry ID: ASAC_1015_MET0_3HRLY_DATA

[ Get Data ]
[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: This dataset was collected under the auspices of ASAC project 1015 (ASAC_1015). It forms part of the RiSCC project (regional sensitivity to climate change).
Three hourly meteorological records for mean sea level pressure, surface air temperature, dew point temperature and relative humidity collected at the meteorological observatory on Macquarie Island. Data were acquired from the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM), Australia and corrected from records held on the island.
Related URL
Description: Download point for the data
View entire list
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.62   S: -54.62   E: 158.86   W: 158.86

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1948-04-01
Stop Date: 1998-03-31
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 3 hr.
Quality Data was obtained digitally from the Bureau of Meteorology, Australia and is primarily subject to data quality checks put in place by BOM. Following acquisition, data were quality checked against data held at the meteorological observatory on Macquarie Island. Data were subsequently corrected and appended following this exercise.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available from a Related URL in
this metadata record.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_101... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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: 2867 kb
Distribution Format: Access 2007 database
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 915-747-8448
Email: ctweedie at utep.edu
Contact Address:
University of Texas at El Paso
Department of Biology
500 University Blvd.
Biology Bldg., Room 226
City: El Paso
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 79968-0513
Country: USA
Publications/References
Tweedie, C.E. (2000), Climate change and the autecology of six plant species along an altitudinal gradient on subantarctic Macquarie Island., PhD thesis, Department of Botany, The University of Queensland, The University of Queensland, Brisbane
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-11-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-28
[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site