Data Set ID:

Air Temperature and Solar Radiation at Poste-de-la-Baleine, Quebec, Canada, Version 1

This data set includes meteorological measurements from a climatological station at Poste-de-la-Baleine (Great-Whale, Whapmagoostui, Kuujjuaraapik), Quebec, Canada. Parameters include air temperature, photosynthetically active radiation (PAR), UV radiation, and wind speed and direction. Measurements were taken every 60 seconds, with a storage interval of 15, 60, and 1440 minutes.

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Geographic Coverage

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Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 55.3, S: 55.3, E: -77.667, W: -77.667

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage
  • 1996-06-01
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
  • Ocean Optics > Photosynthetically Active Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Solar Radiation
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Surface Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Ultraviolet Radiation
Not specified
Sensor(s): Not specified
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
Data Contributor(s): Denis Sarrazin, Warwick Vincent

Data Citation

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Warwick Vincent and Denis Sarrazin 2003. Air Temperature and Solar Radiation at Poste-de-la-Baleine, Quebec, Canada, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. [Date Accessed].
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