Instrument : Rain Gauge (RAIN)

Instrument Categories
Surface Meteorology

General Overview

The tipping bucket rain gauge was located next to the disdrometer. It was replaced with a weighing bucket rain gauge in FY2010. Please contact the instrument mentor, if you have any questions.

Output Datastreams

Primary Measurements

The following measurements are those considered scientifically relevant.


Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1Browse DataGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG
TWPC3Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
GANM1Browse DataGan Airport, Gan Island, Maldives
TMPM1Browse DataU. of Helsinki Research Station (SMEAR II), Hyytiala, Finland; AMF2


Mary Jane Bartholomew
(631) 344-2444