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ASOS 5-Minute Data

Summary

This data set contains ASOS 5 minute data. The individual station files are contained in a single tar file for each of the two months, May and June. There is a gap in the data in all sites from approximately 5 June to 10 June 2012. This data set includes data from the entire ASOS network including those in the 50 United states and a few international locations at military bases.

Data are in 2 tar files, one for May and one for June. It is strongly advised that one of the compression options, GNU zip or Info_ZIP, be selected when ordering.

This data set was supplied by NOAA/NCDC. NCAR/EOL has conducted no processing or quality control on these data and they are provided as is.

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Frequency 5 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 90.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -90.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2012. ASOS 5-Minute Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/353.002. Accessed 21 Nov 2019.

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