Meteorological data - AWS IRENE - Antarctic Meteoclimatic Observatory in MSZ and Victoria Land

The Observatory main purpose is to contribute to the monitoring of global climate change monitoring standard meteorological parameters. The automatic weather station AWS Irene is located at Sitry on the antarctic plateau (71° 39′ 9″ S - 148° 39′ 20″ E) at 2094 m a.s.l., and has been installed on the 3 Decmber 2001, and has been removed 24 November 2016. It acquired, all year round, the meteorological variables of wind velocity, wind direction, temperature, pressure, relative humidity and solar radiation. The aws also monitored daily avarages of snow height.


Additional Information

Author ENEA
Maintainer Italian Antarctic Data Center
Last Updated February 2, 2024, 19:24 (UTC)
Created October 6, 2022, 16:58 (UTC)
Categories Automatic Weather Station
Collection Begin Date 2001-12-02
Collection End Date 2016-11-23
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Principal Investigator(s) Paolo Grigioni