Automatic Weather Station Data from CaseyEntry ID: casey_aws
Abstract: The automatic weather stations at the Australian stations (Casey, Davis, Macquarie Island, and Mawson) were installed by the Bureau of Meteorology. They collect information on the following (in the following units):
wind speed knots
wind direction degrees
air temperature degrees celsius
relative humidity percent
Files ending in UT means date/time is in Universal Time. Any other data files if present are in local time.
Data are collected from the aws in 10 minute intervals and is grouped monthly and then yearly within the file structure.
The fields in this dataset are:
wind speed (knots)
wind direction (degrees)
air temperature (degrees celsius)
relative humidity (percent)
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Start Date: 1996-04-11
ISO Topic Category
Quality These data are not quality checked.
Access Constraints Data are freely available via the urls given below.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: HTTP
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-04-10