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NCDC TD9685 Global Surface Observations (from USAF DATSAV), hourly 1967-1980

| DOI: 10.5065/QS74-2K43

This historical dataset is recommended for ancillary use only and not as a primary research dataset. It has likely been superseded by a newer, improved dataset.


Global surface observations for many stations in modified SYNOP format, primarily derived from USAF (ETAC) DATSAV format by Dick Davis at NCDC.

This dataset has been superseded by ds463.3.

Temporal Range:
1967-01 to 1980-12
Air Temperature Cloud Base Height Cloud Frequency Cloud Types
Dew Point Temperature Precipitation Amount Sea Level Pressure Sea Surface Temperature
Snow Station Height Surface Pressure Surface Winds
Visibility Wave Height Wave Period Wave Speed/Direction
Vertical Levels:
Ground or water surface
Data Types:
Platform Observation
Data Contributors:
National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
 |  DOD/USAF/557WW
557th Weather Wing, U.S. Air Force, U. S. Department of Defense
Total Volume:
35.78 GB (Entire dataset) Volume details by dataset product
Data Formats:
ASCII (see dataset documentation)
Related RDA Datasets:
U.S.A.F. DATSAV Surface Observations, 1973-1981
U.S.A.F. DATSAV3 Surface Observations, 1901-continuing
NCDC TD3505 Integrated Surface Hourly Data
AWS TD13 Global Surface Observations, daily 1901-1973
Metadata Record:
Data License:
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