Abstract: Author and title of this book: (Written in Chinese) Journal of Agriculture and Commerce (Monthly Journal)
Call number: S19 .J68 47431, 47432
Number of books: 2
This book is a part of the foreign meteorological data collection held by the NOAA Central Library in Washington, DC. Information in this collection dates back to the 18th century for daily, monthly, seasonal, and annual tabular ... summaries, and the 19th century for weather maps. These data are the result of foreign exchange agreements, but the collection has not been updated since 1983.
In these summaries, definitions are:
1. Hourly/daily/monthly/seasonal/annual data -- values determined for each consecutive period, e.g. monthly temperature data: January 1900, February 1900, etc.
2. Long-term data -- values determined over a period of years, e.g. long-term monthly temperature data using January 1901, January 1902, etc.
These books contain tables of daily, monthly, and annual surface weather, geology, commerce, and agriculture for China from 1911 to 1919
Tables contain the following data:
-hourly temperature and precipitation -daily mean air pressure, temperature, humidity, and vapor pressure -daily mean maximum and minimum air pressure, temperature, and the range -daily mean soil temperature at 0cm, 60cm, 80cm, and 120cm depths, wind speed, and water temperature -daily prevailing wind and cloud type, cloud amount, evaporation and precipitation amount -daily moon, sun, tornado, rainbow, smog, frost, snow, ice, hail, fog, rain, lightning, and earthquake(given hours) observations -daily traffic over the water -daily mean air and water temperature and weather -monthly mean temperature -monthly mean maximum, minimum temperature and the range -monthly maximum precipitation within 8 hours and 24 hours(given dates) -monthly number of days with mean temperature<0C, =25C, minimum temperature<0C, =25C, maximum temperature< 0C, <=25C -monthly number of days with frost, hurricane, cloudy skies, clear skies, fog, lightning, hail, snow, sleet, and gale -monthly report of copper production -monthly financial report -monthly mean price of cotton cloth and cotton yarn -monthly maximum and minimum price of cotton cloth and cotton yarn -annual coal type, production, and composition -annual peanut and sugar product, statistics of population, commerce shop, and imports and exports and their tax rate report -annual statistic of world agriculture market and the population -annual production and price of Antimony and its composition -composition, texture, and produce place of indigotin -chemical composition of different type of tea, composition of soil in tea plantation -type, life circle, height, and number of trees for Mountain Lu.
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Data Set Citation
Daily, Monthly, and Annual Weather, Geology, Commerce and Agriculture for China (1911- 1919)