[Parameters: Topic='ATMOSPHERE', Term='ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR', Variable_Level_1='HUMIDITY']
Macquarie Island corrected 3-hrly met records aquired by the Aust. Bureau of Met. April 1948 - March 1998Entry ID: ASAC_1015_MET0_3HRLY_DATA
Abstract: This dataset was collected under the auspices of ASAC project 1015 (ASAC_1015). It forms part of the RiSCC project (regional sensitivity to climate change).
Three hourly meteorological records for mean sea level pressure, surface air temperature, dew point temperature and relative humidity collected at the meteorological observatory on Macquarie Island. Data were acquired from the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM), Australia and corrected from records held on the island.
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Start Date: 1948-04-01Stop Date: 1998-03-31
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > MACQUARIE ISLAND > Meteorological Observatory at the ANARE base on Macquarie Island
Temporal Resolution: 3 hr.
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Quality Data was obtained digitally from the Bureau of Meteorology, Australia and is primarily subject to data quality checks put in place by BOM. Following acquisition, data were quality checked against data held at the meteorological observatory on Macquarie Island. Data were subsequently corrected and appended following this exercise.
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Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_101... when using these data.
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Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 2867 kb
Distribution Format: Access 2007 database
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: ctweedie at utep.edu
University of Texas at El Paso Department of Biology 500 University Blvd. Biology Bldg., Room 226
City: El Paso
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 79968-0513
Tweedie, C.E. (2000), Climate change and the autecology of six plant species along an altitudinal gradient on subantarctic Macquarie Island., PhD thesis, Department of Botany, The University of Queensland, The University of Queensland, Brisbane
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-11-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-04-25