Meteorological data - AWS MODESTA - 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 Modesta is located on the Priestley Nèvè (74° 37′ 35″ S - 164° 0′ 40″ E) at 1924 m a.s.l., and has been installed on the 1 February 1989. It acquired, every hour, all year round, the meteorological vaiables of wind velocity, wind direction, temperature, pressure and relative humidity, plus snow height acquired as daily averages.


Additional Information

Author ENEA
Maintainer Italian Antarctic Data Center
Last Updated October 5, 2022, 16:54 (UTC)
Created October 5, 2022, 16:53 (UTC)
Categories Automatic Weather Station
Collection Begin Date 1989-01-31
Collection End Date Ongoing
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Principal Investigator(s) Paolo Grigioni