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Weather data at the Zhongshan station, Antarctica during the 22rd CHINARE in 2005
Entry ID: CNNADC_2005_Zhongshan_Station_Location_SensorName_Description

Abstract: The antarctic Zhongshan weather station of China which was set up in Feb. 1989, located in Larsmann hills, its station number is 89573. The antarctic Zhongshan weather station collects observation data four times a day (Beijing time 02,08,14,20), 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 observes atmospheric ozone amount and makes site weather forecast for science research.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -69.22   S: -69.22   E: 76.22   W: 76.22
Min Altitude: 14.9M Max Altitude: 14.9M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Lu Longhua
Dataset Title: Weather data at the Zhongshan Station during the 6th CHINARE in 2005
Dataset Series Name: Weather data at the Zhongshan Station
Dataset Release Place:
Dataset Publisher: CN-NADC
Data Presentation Form: D Format
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-01-01
Stop Date: 2005-12-31
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
Data Center
National Antarctic and Arctic Data Center, China Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: nadc at
Contact Address:
451 Jinqiao Road
City: Shanghai
Postal Code: 200136
Country: China
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: txt
Email: zwh at
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-08-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24