Japan Radiosonde Observations and Surface Observations, 1961-1997

The Japanese Meteorological Agency has provided upper-air and surface observations for Japanese stations. Daily upper-air data are available at 6-hourly and 12-hourly intervals for the years from 1981 to 1997. Monthly upper-air data are available back to 1961. Daily surface observations at 3-hourly intervals span the period from 1961 to 1989, and the period from 1990 to 1997 is covered by hourly surface data.

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  • Bob Dattore
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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  1961-01-01
    End:  1997-12-31


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 1961-01-01
Temporal Range End 1997-12-31
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 46
Bounding Box South Lat 24
Bounding Box West Long 123
Bounding Box East Long 146
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links N/A
Additional Information N/A
Resource Format DSS_TSR (Binary)
Standardized Resource Format Binary
Asset Size 1068 MB
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Access Constraints Registration on the RDA web site is a requirement for access to the data.
Software Implementation Language N/A

Resource Support Name Bob Dattore
Resource Support Email dattore@ucar.edu
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Research Data Archive
Distributor NCAR Research Data Archive
Metadata Contact Name N/A
Metadata Contact Email rdahelp@ucar.edu
Metadata Contact Organization NCAR Research Data Archive

Author Japan Meteorological Agency, Japan
Publisher Research Data Archive at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory
Publication Date 1999-07-06
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/10.5065/JBSV-M884
Alternate Identifier ds403.0
Resource Version N/A
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-01-03T15:11:40-07:00
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.rda::ds403.0
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Japan Meteorological Agency, Japan. (1999). Japan Radiosonde Observations and Surface Observations, 1961-1997. Research Data Archive at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/JBSV-M884. Accessed 03 March 2024.

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