Meteorological data - AWS PENGUIN - 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 penguin is located at Edmonson Point (74° 20′ 0″ S - 165° 8′ 0″ E) at 30 m of altitude, and has been installed 3 December 1998. It acquired every 10 minutes, only during the opening season of the activities in MSZ station, the meteorological variables of wind velocity, wind direction, temperature, pressure, relative humidity and solar radiation.


Additional Information

Author ENEA
Maintainer Italian Antarctic Data Center
Last Updated October 6, 2022, 17:08 (UTC)
Created October 6, 2022, 17:08 (UTC)
Categories Automatic Weather Station
Collection Begin Date 1998-12-02
Collection End Date Ongoing
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Principal Investigator(s) Paolo Grigioni