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Meteorological Data from the Russian Arctic, 1961-2000

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Entry ID

G02141

Summary

This data set contains monthly means of meteorological observation data from Russian stations from 1961-2000 (for most stations). The Russian station observations were provided by Vladimir Radionov, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute (AARI), St. Petersburg, and include 2-meter air temperature, sea level pressure, total and low cloud amount, precipitation, and relative humidity. Data are available in ASCII text format via FTP.

Geographic Coverage

 

Spatial Coordinates:
N: 78.06667°     S: 59.96667°     E: 179.1°     W: 14.25°    

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Edited by V. F. Radionov and F. Fetterer.
Dataset Title: Meteorological Data from the Russian Arctic, 1961-2000
Dataset Release Date: 2003-09-18
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/g02141.html
Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N56H4FB3

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 1961-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT EUROPE EASTERN EUROPE RUSSIA

Science Keywords

  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Pressure Sea Level Pressure
  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Temperature Air Temperature
  • Atmosphere Atmospheric Water Vapor Humidity
  • Atmosphere Clouds Cloud Amount/Frequency
  • Atmosphere Precipitation Precipitation Amount

Ancillary Keywords

  • AARI
  • Arctic Meteorology and Climate Atlas
  • NOAA
  • NSIDC
  • NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • Tretyakov precipitation gauges
  • WMO
  • World Meteorological Organization

ISO Topic Category (View Definitions)

  • Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

Platform

  • GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS

Instrument

  • BAROMETERS
  • DRY BULB THERMOMETERS
  • HYGROMETERS
  • THERMOMETERS
  • WET BULB THERMOMETERS

Data Set Progress

complete

Originating Center

NOAA

Data Center

National Snow and Ice Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel

Name: NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/noaa/

Data Center Personnel

Name: NOAA User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Distribution

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 60 - 65 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

Personnel

Vladimir F Radionov
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute
  • Department of Meteorology
  • Department of Meteorology
  • Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute

City: St. Petersburg
Country: Russia

Florence Fetterer
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449

NSIDC User Services
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Related URL

VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Precipitation Data Set Station Lists and Overlap Analysis

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Daily Precipitation Sums at Coastal and Island Russian Arctic Stations, 1940-1990

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Environmental Working Group Arctic Meteorology and Climate Atlas

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Monthly Mean Precipitation Sums at Russian Arctic Stations, 1966-1990

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2003-09-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-03-07

Metadata Views

DIF Text-Only

Directory Interchange Format (DIF) in plain text

DIF XML

Directory Interchange Format (DIF) in Extensible Markup Language (XML)

FGDC HTML

U.S. Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM)

ISO HTML

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 19115:2003 Geographic Information Metadata

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