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UKMO - High Resolution Radiosonde Data - UK stations

Abstract: The radiosonde takes measurements at intervals of approximately 2
seconds. The high resolution data files contain all such data. The
standard resolution data files contain measurements taken at standard
and significant pressure levels of the atmosphere. Standard global
radiosonde data is available from ... View entire text
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Description: The Meteorological Office UK. Global weather services from the UK.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: 50.0   E: 2.0   W: -7.0
Max Altitude: 30 KM

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UK Meteorological Office
Dataset Title: UKMO - High Resolution Radiosonde Data - UK stations
Dataset Release Place: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Dataset Publisher: British Atmospheric Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-04-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 10 m
Temporal Resolution: 1 hour
RADIOSONDES Ancillary Description
Access 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 we do not make the data available to
anonymous users through these WWW pages. In order to gain access to
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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, BIN
Fees: None
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24