National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce

Data Center Description
NCDC Home Page - http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/

NCDC is the world's largest active archive of weather data. NCDC
produces numerous climate publications and responds to data requests
from all over the world. NCDC operates the World Data Center for
Meteorology which is collocated at NCDC in Asheville, North Carolina,
and the World Data Center for Paleoclimatolgy which is located in
Boulder, Colorado.

NCDC supports a three tier national climate services support program -
the partners include: NCDC, Regional Climate Centers, and State
Climatologists.

The National Virtual Data System (NVDS) uses the NOAA Server metadata
search engine to find and access NOAA data from all NOAA Data Centers.

Contact:

National Climatic Data Center
Federal Building
151 Patton Avenue
Asheville NC 28801-5001

Phone: 828-271-4800
FAX: 828-271-4876
E-mail: ncdc.info@noaa.gov

[Extracted from the NCDC Home Page]


Data Center URL
URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/