Preliminary Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 951 See the link below for public details on this project.
Temperatures (internal and external), wind speeds (internal and external), barometric pressure (internal) and relative humidity data (internal) have been gathered at 3 hourly intervals since 1996. Internal data relates to sensors that are located inside the Sferics Hut, Wilkes Station.
The fields in this dataset are:
Date Hour Temperature (degrees C) Windspeed (kilometres per hour) Airspeed (internal - kilometres per hour) Atmospheric Pressure Ice Weight
ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY
GPO BOX 4
The Australian National University
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Australian Capital Territory
Ambrose, W.R, and Godfrey, I.M. 1998. The Wilkes site hut-remediation project, Antarctica, in Per Hoffmann (ed.) Proceedings of the 7th ICOM Group International Conference, on wet organic archaeological materials conference, Grenoble, pp120-126.
Ambrose, W.R., Godfrey, I.M. (2001) Dry-air freeze-drying of artefacts and structures in Antarctica. Australasian Connections and New Directions. Proceedings of the 7th Australasian Archaeometry Conference. The University of Auckland, 2001. 1-16