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Met Office - European Synoptic Stations Data (1990 - 1996)

Abstract: This data set consists of Synoptic weather observations taken at 218
stations in the United Kingdom observation network. These observations
were taken by both professional and amateur observers. The records
were taken at the synoptic hours of 00z, 06z, 12z and 18z. This data
is split up into two separate data sets. Upper-air observations are
presented under radiosonde ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: UKMO Synoptic Station Data set home page.

Description: The Meteorological Office UK. Global weather services from the UK.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 62.0   S: 50.0   E: 3.0   W: -7.0
  N: 78.0   S: 32.0   E: 66.0   W: -52.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UK Meteorological Office
Dataset Title: Met Office - European Synoptic Stations Data (1990 - 1996)
Version: Not provided
Data Presentation Form: ASCII
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 1996-12-31
Use Constraints The Met. Office wish to monitor the use of this data and require an
acknowledgement of the data source if they are used in any
publication. For these reasons the BADC does not make the data available to
anonymous users through these WWW pages. In order to gain access to
the data and accompanying software, please complete and sign the
conditions of use form. You will then be given FTP access to the data
directories from an account on a BADC computer.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
British Atmospheric Data Centre, NERC Centres for Atmospheric Science, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +44 1235 446432
Fax: +44 1235 445848
Email: BADC at
Contact Address:
British Atmospheric Data Centre
Space Science Department
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
City: Chilton
Province or State: Didcot
Postal Code: OX11 OQX
Country: UK
Distribution Media: Online FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: None
Phone: 301-602-3890
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at
Contact Address:
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Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-01