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General
Data set name

A long time series of meteorological data from Genova, Italy

Data holding centreUniversity of Genova - Laboratory of Marine Geology and Sedimentology, Dpt for the Study of the Territory and Resources
CountryItaly  Italy
Time period1 January 1833 - 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

(44° 24'53N, 8° 32'W) 54.74 meters above sea level

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Air temperature; Atmospheric humidity; Wind strength and direction

Instruments

Meteorological packages

Description 
Summary

The Osservatorio Meteorologico is a climatological station. Daily observations are written on registers, monthly mean data have been printed each year since 1958. Maximum and minimum daily air temperature, hourly values of solar radiation (also with RG1 and BG12 filters) are also available. An automatic meteorological station has been operating, with some interruptions, since March 1991.

OriginatorsUniversity of Genova - Laboratory of Marine Geology and Sedimentology, Dpt for the Study of the Territory and Resources
Data web sitehttp://www.dipteris.unige.it/
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Genova - Laboratory of Marine Geology and Sedimentology, Dpt for the Study of the Territory and Resources
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactStani G.
Address

University of Genova - Laboratory of Marine Geology and Sedimentology, Dpt for the Study of the Territory and Resources
Corso Europa n. 26
Genova

16432
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-177
Global identifier3797
Last revised1992-09-18