Soil temperatures from Disko Island (Qeqertarsuaq/Godhavn), Greenland
A meteorological station at 69 deg 15'N, 53 deg 34'W, Godhavn village, Greenland, measured air temperatures at 6 m above the ground, and soil temperatures (deg C) at 0.05 m, 0.6 m, 1.75 m, and 3 m below the surface. The station automatically measured data every half hour. Data extend from 01 January 1991 to 16 November 2002. Data are in tab-delimited ASCII text format and are available via FTP.
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Nielsen, N., Humlum, O., and B.U. Hansen. 2003. Soil temperatures from Disko Island (Qeqertarsuaq/Godhavn), Greenland. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.