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  Rain gauge data in West Sumatera Province, Indonesia
 
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Summary
This data set presents hourly rainfall amounts. The data has been collected at 12 stations in West Sumatera, Indonesia since July 2001. This observation has been operated under the research cooperation between JAMSTEC/IORGC and BPPT Indonesia.

Summary table
1) Data format
   ASCII text files
2) Spatial coverage & resolution
   12 stations in West Sumatera Province, Indonesia:
   Sukarami: 00S 56.415', 100E 37.396', 991m asl
   Sukamenanti: 00N 07.311', 99E 52.549', 108m asl
   Gunung Marintang: 00N 05.603', 100E 40.295', 164m asl
   Tiku: 00S 19.134', 99E 52.649', 9m asl
   Sumani: 00S 44.020', 100E 37.219', 472m asl
   Padang Panjang: 00S 27.972', 100E 22.789', 728m asl
   Alahan Panjang: 00S 59.733', 100E 46.727', 1614m asl
   Lubuk Gadang: 01S 33.291', 101E 14.791', 573m asl
   Sitiun: 01S 03.110', 101E 37.830', 88m asl
   Bonjol: 00N 00.845', 100E 13.234', 265m asl
   Padang Laban: 01S 45.899', 100E 45.944', 9m asl
   Sicincin: 00S 32.738', 100E 17.907', 132m asl
3) Temporal covergage & resolution
   July 30, 2001 through 31 December, 2003 & hourly
4) File size (total)
   600KB (total)

Citing data
http://www.jamstec.go.jp/iorgc/hcorp/data/

References & related publication

   
DATA CONTRIBUTOR & GROUP
HAMADA Jun-Ichi, Shuichi Mori (Large-scale group)

PARAMETERS
PRECIPITATION AMOUNT

INSTRUMENTS
TIPPING BUCKET TYPE RAIN GAUGE (SENSITIVITY: 0.5 MM)

   
 
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