European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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General
Data set name

Marine meteorological data from Peterhead Bay, Scotland

Data holding centrePeterhead Bay Authority
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodNot provided
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Peterhead Bay, Scotland

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Air temperature; Cloud cover height and extent; Atmospheric humidity; Cloud type; Precipitation and evaporation; Wind strength and direction; Solar Radiation

Instruments

Anemometers; meteorological packages; precipitation samplers

Description 
Summary

Marine meteorological report every 3 hours, transmitted to the Met. Office, Bracknell via a direct computer link.

OriginatorsPeterhead Bay Authority
Availability 
OrganisationPeterhead Bay Authority
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactJ.G. Ewart (Assistant Harbour Master)
Address

Peterhead Bay Authority
Bath House Bath Street Peterhead
Peterhead

AB42 1DX
United Kingdom

Telephone01779 474020
Emailinfo@peterhead-bay.co.uk
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1119001
Global identifier927
Last revised2010-01-15