This data set produces hourly measurements of surface meteorological components, containing pressure, temperature, humidity, wind direction & speed, solar radiation and rainfall. The instruments have been on the roof of the building of DMH (Department of Meteorology and Hydrology) headquarter office in Yangon, Myanmar since March 2005 (now in progress). This site has been operated in JAMSTEC/IORGC research project. (DMH: Department of Meteorology and Hydrology)
1) Data format
ASCII text files (csv files)
2) Spatial coverage & resolution
Longitude:96.2E, Latitude:16.8N, Elevation:9m a.s.l.
3) Temporal covergage & resolution
since March 2005, hourly
4) File size (total)
References & related publication
- Wu, P., J.-I. Hamada, S. Mori, Y.I. Tauhid, M.D. Yamanaka, and F. Kimura, Diurnal variation of precipitable water over a mountainous area of Sumatra Island. J. Appl. Meteorol., 42, 1107-1115, 2003.