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U.S. National Climatic Center 3- and 6-Hourly Station Data

| DOI: 10.5065/V950-F674

Station data from 255 U.S. surface stations are archived in this dataset. Station observation data include temperature, dew point, wind, visibility, weather, and clouds. Prior to October 1972, observation data are available at 6-hourly intervals, and from October 1972 on, they are available at 3-hourly intervals. The station reports also include 6-hourly precipitation amounts and daily maximum temperature.

Temporal Range:
1969-07 to 1976-09
Air Temperature Cloud Frequency Dew Point Temperature Precipitation Amount
Snow Surface Winds Visibility
Vertical Levels:
Ground or water surface
Data Types:
Platform Observation
Data Contributors:
Meteorological Development Laboratory, Office of Science and Technology, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Total Volume:
89.26 MB
Data Formats:
Binary (see dataset documentation)
Metadata Record:
Data License:
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