Weather data at the Great Wall station during the 23th CHINARE in 2006Entry ID: CN_NADC_2006_Great_Wall_station__Antarctica_SensorName_Description
Abstract: The antarctic Great Wall weather station of China which was set up in 1985 locates in King George Island,its station number is 89058. The Great Wall weather station collects observation data four times a day (Beijing time 01, 07, 13, 19), and it records the change of the weather at any moment. Its observation items includes clouds, visibility, weather phenomenon, wind direction, wind speed, temperature, humidity, air pressure, sunlight, soil temperature, precipitation etc. And now, it also do site weather forecast for science research.
The dataset was collected in 2006.
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Start Date: 2006-01-01Stop Date: 2006-12-31
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > FREEZE
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR > HUMIDITY
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR > DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR > PRECIPITABLE WATER
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > WIND STRESS
ATMOSPHERE > CLOUDS > CLOUD PROPERTIES > CLOUD FREQUENCY
ATMOSPHERE > PRECIPITATION > RAIN
ATMOSPHERE > PRECIPITATION > SNOW
LAND SURFACE > SOILS > SOIL TEMPERATURE
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS
ISO Topic Category
Quality The dataset is of good quality in general.
Access Constraints Public and Free.
Use Constraints Data may not be used for commercial applications.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: txt
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Phone: (703) 993-2400
Email: jzhang7 at gmu.edu
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Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 22030
Country: United States
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: lcg at cams.cma.gov.cn
Postal Code: 100081
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-07-03