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Data set name

Database on hydrometeorological parameteres in the Azerbaijan coastal zone of Caspian Sea

Data holding centreAzerbaijan Hydrometeorological Service
CountryAzerbaijan  Azerbaijan
ProjectClassification of hydrometeorological parameters in the Azerbaijan sector of Caspian sea
Time period1998-2004
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Azerbaijan coastal zone of Caspian Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Air pressure; Air temperature; Atmospheric humidity; Cloud type; Wind strength and direction; Other meteorological measurements; Density of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Wave height and period statistics

Instruments

Anemometers; wave recorders; current meters; salinity sensor; water body temperature sensor

Description 
Summary

Coastal and island hydrometeorological stations and posts located in Caspian Sector National Hydrometeorological Department of the Azerbaijan Rebublic are: 1) Neft dashlari, 2) Jilov Island, 3) Sumqayit, 4) Nabran, 5) Sangi-Mugan, 6) Baku, 7) Lenkoran, 8) Khazar, 9) Z.O. Kultuk, 10) Gum Island, 11) Khara-Zira. In these stations it is spent regular measurements of following parameters: T-water, T-air, wind, overcast, pressure, visibility, precipitation, sea level, current, salinity of waters and temperature of waters.

OriginatorsAzerbaijan Hydrometeorological Service
Availability 
OrganisationAzerbaijan Hydrometeorological Service
AvailabilityUnknown
ContactSahib Khalilov
Address

Azerbaijan Hydrometeorological Service
H.Aliyev pros.,50
Baku
Azerbaijan Rebublic
370000
Azerbaijan

Telephone99412 4982346
Facsimile99412 4391111
Administration 
Collating centreCentre of the Caspian Sea Problems, Institute of Geography
Local identifierCaspianHydromet_98-04
Global identifier5420
Last revised2011-03-25