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BALTEX: Sodankyla Surface Meteorology and Radiation Data Set


This data set contains the Coordinated Energy and Water Cycle Observation Project (CEOP) Baltic Sea Experiment (BALTEX) Sodankyla Hourly Surface Meteorology and Radiation Data Set. This data set contains hourly data from the single station in the BALTEX reference, Sodankyla station. This dataset contains the time period 1 October 2002 through 31 December 2008.

This data set contains both ASCII data and netCDF data. The ASCII data file covers the entire time period for all stations. The netCDF data file covers the entire time period with one netCDF file for each station.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2002-10-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 67.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: 62.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 26.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: 27.00

Primary point of contact information

Bengt Tammelin <>


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Tammelin, B. 2010. BALTEX: Sodankyla Surface Meteorology and Radiation Data Set. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 23 Sep 2019.

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