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Peters, T.; Emck, P. &amp; Richter, M. (2008): <b>Climate Station Data at El Tiro.</b> <i>Available online (http://www.tropicalmountainforest.org/data_pre.do?citid=338) from DFG-FOR816dw.</i>

Resource Description

Title: Climate Station Data at El Tiro
Short Name: Climate Station TIR
FOR816dw ID: 338
Publication Date: 2008-11-20
Last Update Date: 2011-04-06
License and Usage Rights: FOR816 data user agreement
Temporal Coverage:
Begin: 1998-02-12
End: 2011-02-27
Geographic Coverage:
Geographic Description: El Tiro - Climate station
Bounding Coordinates:
- lon/lat [degrees]
- WGS 84
North: -3.97917° Max:
West: -79.1439° East: -79.1439° Elevation
South: -3.97917° Min: 2825.0 ( meter )
Dataset Owner(s):
Individual: Thorsten Peters
Contact:
Individual: Paul Emck
Contact:
Individual: Michael Richter
Contact:
Abstract:
Climate data measured by automatic Thies weather station of the working group B2.
Additional Infos:
Attention: The old weatherstation was replaced by a new one on 9.6.2010<br/> <br/> The data are quality checked by a standardised method.<br/> <br/> Climate Parameter Quality Check for site El Tiro<br/> Checking modules:<br/> <br/> 1. Does a value exist?<br/> Quality flag is set to <br/> "d = missing"<br/> <br/> 2. Checking of site specific threshold value.<br/> If the value is not inbetween the thresholds the quality flag is set to "c = out of range":<br/> Windspeed max = 25<br/> Rad Max = 1350<br/> tsoil0cm max = 30<br/> tsoil0cm min = 2<br/> tsoil10cm max = 20<br/> tsoil10cm min = 9<br/> Tsoil60cm max = 15<br/> tsoil60ccm min = 7<br/> Air temperature in 2m max = 25<br/> Air temperature in 2m min = 3<br/> Air humidity max = 100<br/> Air humidity min = 10<br/> <br/> <br/> 3. Precipitation check<br/> If precipitation is more than 40 mm then quality flag is set to "c = out of range"<br/> If precipitation is more than 15 mm and air temperature increases more than 0.2 °C inbetween a temporal interval then quality flag is set to "e = variation impossible".<br/> <br/> 5. Wind direction is not quality checked and flag is set to "nqc = not quality checked"<br/> <br/> All other values are set to "a = valid".
Keywords:
| air temperature | relative humidity | wind speed | precipitation | temperature | humidity | wind direction |
Associated entities to this dataset:
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Table Name: Climate Station TIR
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Metadata Provider:
Individual: Thorsten Peters
Contact:
Contact Person:
Individual: Thorsten Peters
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Online Distribution:
Download File: http://www.lcrs.de/data_pre.do?citid=338
Data Publisher:
Organization: DFG-FOR816 Data Warehouse - University of Marburg, Department of Geography
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