European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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General
Data set name

Sea surface temperature at Keppel Pier, Clyde Estuary (1949-)

Data holding centreUniversity Marine Biological Station, Millport
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1949 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Clyde Estuary

Observations 
Parameters

Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Water body temperature sensor

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises sea surface temperature measurements taken daily at approximately 0900h GMT. The readings are accurate to 0.1 C. and are made with a dipstick thermometer in a bucket. Data are available from October 1952 onwards on floppy disk; data also exist back to 1949 in manuscript form.

OriginatorsUniversity Marine Biological Station, Millport
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity Marine Biological Station, Millport
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactThe Director
Address

University Marine Biological Station, Millport

Millport
Isle of Cumbrae
KA28 0EG
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1475 530581
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1011001
Global identifier255
Last revised2009-11-30