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Lippl, Stefan; Marinsek, Sebastián; Braun, Matthias Holger (2020): Meteorological data from 2017-2020 on Gourdon Glacier, Antarctic Peninsula. PANGAEA, https://doi.pangaea.de/10.1594/PANGAEA.921112 (dataset in review)

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Abstract:
These data describe meteorological measurements on Gourdon Glacier [Position February 2017: 64.23445°S 57.37473°W, February 2018: 64.23470°S 57.37329°W, February 2019 (approximated): 64.23496°S 57.37180°W, February 2020 (approximated): 64.23521°S 57.37037°W]. Specifications of the applied sensors and their mounting heights are described in the attached metadata. All measurements (except of Relative Humidity with one sample measurement per hour) were done with a scanning interval of 10 seconds, and afterwards averaged over one hour. In the case of the sonic ranging sensor, measurements were done for only 5 minutes per hour due to power consumptions. All data are only filtered by outliers which were easy to discover. Thus, erroneous measurements (e.g., in the case of the sonic raning sensor), can still be part of the data.
Keyword(s):
Antarctic Peninsula; James Ross Island; meteorological data
Coverage:
Median Latitude: -64.234830 * Median Longitude: -57.372550 * South-bound Latitude: -64.235210 * West-bound Longitude: -57.374730 * North-bound Latitude: -64.234450 * East-bound Longitude: -57.370370
Date/Time Start: 2017-02-16T21:00:00 * Date/Time End: 2020-02-02T19:00:00
Minimum HEIGHT above ground: m * Maximum HEIGHT above ground: m
Event(s):
GourdonGlacier_WST * Latitude Start: -64.234450 * Longitude Start: -57.374730 * Latitude End: -64.235210 * Longitude End: -57.370370 * Date/Time Start: 2017-02-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 2020-02-02T00:00:00 * Location: Antarctic Peninsula * Method/Device: Weather station/meteorological observation (WST)
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeLippl, StefanGeocode
2HEIGHT above groundHeightmLippl, StefanGeocode – mean value, exact values see "Further details"
3Temperature, airTTT°CLippl, StefanCampbell Scientific CS215 Temperature & Relative Humidity Sensor
4Humidity, relativeRH%Lippl, StefanCampbell Scientific CS215 Temperature & Relative Humidity Sensor
5Short-wave downward (GLOBAL) radiationSWDW/m2Lippl, StefanCampbell Scientific SP1110 Skye Instruments Pyranometer (350 nm - 1100 nm)
6Short-wave upward (REFLEX) radiationSWUW/m2Lippl, StefanCampbell Scientific SP1110 Skye Instruments Pyranometer (350 nm - 1100 nm)
7Net radiationNETW/m2Lippl, StefanCampbell Scientific NR-LITE2 Net Radiometerwind speed corrected
8Surface temperatureSurf temp°CLippl, StefanCampbell Scientific IR100 Infra-red Remote Temperature Sensorinfrared
9Wind velocity, horizontalWind vel horizontalm/sLippl, StefanYoung-05106 Wind Speed & Direction Sensormean
10Wind speedffm/sLippl, StefanYoung-05106 Wind Speed & Direction SensorMean Wind Vector Magnitude
11Wind directiondddegLippl, StefanYoung-05106 Wind Speed & Direction Sensormean
12Pressure, atmosphericPPPPhPaLippl, StefanCampbell Scientific CS106 Barometric Pressure Sensor
13Distance to substrateDist subsmLippl, StefanCampbell Scientific SR50A Sonic Ranging Sensor
Size:
264944 data points

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