ASOS 5-minute Data

This data set contains the 5-minute resolution observations from the Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS) network of ~860 stations in the contiguous United States. These data were collected and archived by the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI; formerly the National Climatic Data Center). These data are provided as is, NCAR/EOL has conducted no processing or quality control on these data.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2015-06-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2015-07-31T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2015-06-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2015-07-31T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 49.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 24.00000
Bounding Box West Long -125.00000
Bounding Box East Long -66.00000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : ASOS_5minute_readme.pdf

Documentation #2 : ASOS_Users_Guide_199803.pdf

Documentation #3 : ASOS_Users_Guide_Appen.pdf

Documentation #4 : td6401.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format TAR/GNU Zip (.tar.gz/.tgz) (application/x-gzip)
Standardized Resource Format Archive
Asset Size 256 MB
Legal Constraints


Access Constraints none
Software Implementation Language N/A

Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
Resource Support Email
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
Metadata Contact Email
Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author NCEI
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2015-08-06T19:54:36
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 485.011
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:42:31Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::485.011
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation NCEI. (2015). ASOS 5-minute Data. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 13 July 2024.

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