Datastream : MET

ARM-standard Meteorological Instrumentation at Surface

Active Dates
1993.06.29 - 2015.05.19

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric State

Originating Instrument
Surface Meteorological Instrumentation (MET)

Measurements

Only measurements considered scientifically relevant are shown below by default.

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Atmospheric pressure kPa atmos_pressure ( time )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
CMH dew point degC cmh_dew_point ( time )
CMH relative humidity, calculated % cmh_rh ( time )
CMH saturation vapor pressure, calculated kPa cmh_sat_vapor_pressure ( time )
CMH temperature C cmh_temp ( time )
CMH vapor pressure, calculated kPa cmh_vapor_pressure ( time )
Dew point mean, calculated C dew_point_mean ( time )
Dew point standard deviation C dew_point_std ( time )
North latitude degree_N lat
Logger temperature C logger_temp ( time )
Logger voltage V logger_volt ( time )
East longitude degree_E lon
ORG1 precipitation rate mean mm/hr org1_precip_rate_mean ( time )
ORG2 precipitation rate mean mm/hr org2_precip_rate_mean ( time )
ORG precipitation rate maximum mm/hr org_precip_rate_max ( time )
ORG precipitation rate mean mm/hr org_precip_rate_mean ( time )
ORG precipitation rate minimum mm/hr org_precip_rate_min ( time )
ORG precipitation rate standard deviation mm/hr org_precip_rate_std ( time )
PWD1 cumulative liquid precipitation mm pwd1_cumul_rain ( time )
PWD1 cumulative snow mm pwd1_cumul_snow ( time )
PWD1 alarm unitless pwd1_err_code ( time )
PWD1 1 minute mean visibility m pwd1_mean_vis_1min ( time )
PWD1 10 minute mean visibility m pwd1_mean_vis_10min ( time )
PWD1 1 minute mean precipitation rate mm/hr pwd1_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
PWD1 1 hour present weather code unitless pwd1_pw_code_1hr ( time )
PWD1 15 minute present weather code unitless pwd1_pw_code_15min ( time )
PWD1 instantaneous present weather code unitless pwd1_pw_code_inst ( time )
PWD2 cumulative liquid precipitation mm pwd2_cumul_rain ( time )
PWD2 cumulative snow mm pwd2_cumul_snow ( time )
PWD2 alarm unitless pwd2_err_code ( time )
PWD2 1 minute mean visibility m pwd2_mean_vis_1min ( time )
PWD2 10 minute mean visibility m pwd2_mean_vis_10min ( time )
PWD2 1 minute mean precipitation rate mm/hr pwd2_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
PWD2 1 hour present weather code unitless pwd2_pw_code_1hr ( time )
PWD2 15 minute present weather code unitless pwd2_pw_code_15min ( time )
PWD2 instantaneous present weather code unitless pwd2_pw_code_inst ( time )
PWD cumulative liquid precipitation mm pwd_cumul_rain ( time )
PWD cumulative snow mm pwd_cumul_snow ( time )
PWD alarm unitless pwd_err_code ( time )
PWD 1 minute mean visibility m pwd_mean_vis_1min ( time )
PWD 10 minute mean visibility m pwd_mean_vis_10min ( time )
PWD 1 minute mean precipitation rate mm/hr pwd_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
PWD 1 hour present weather code unitless pwd_pw_code_1hr ( time )
PWD 15 minute present weather code unitless pwd_pw_code_15min ( time )
PWD instantaneous present weather code unitless pwd_pw_code_inst ( time )
PWS cumulative liquid precipitation mm pws_cumul_rain ( time )
PWS cumulative snow mm pws_cumul_snow ( time )
PWS alarm unitless pws_err_code ( time )
PWS 1 minute mean visibility m pws_mean_vis_1min ( time )
PWS 10 minute mean visibility m pws_mean_vis_10min ( time )
PWS 1 minute mean precipitation rate mm/hr pws_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
PWS 1 hour present weather code unitless pws_pw_code_1hr ( time )
PWS 15 minute present weather code unitless pws_pw_code_15min ( time )
PWS instantaneous present weather code unitless pws_pw_code_inst ( time )
PWS 1 minute mean visibility m pws_vis_mean_1min ( time )
PWS 10 minute mean visibility m pws_vis_mean_10min ( time )
Quality check results on field: Atmospheric pressure unitless qc_atmos_pressure ( time )
Quality check results on field: CMH dew point unitless qc_cmh_dew_point ( time )
Quality check results on field: CMH relative humidity, calculated unitless qc_cmh_rh ( time )
Quality check results on field: CMH saturation vapor pressure, calculated unitless qc_cmh_sat_vapor_pressure ( time )
Quality check results on field: CMH temperature unitless qc_cmh_temp ( time )
Quality check results on field: CMH vapor pressure, calculated unitless qc_cmh_vapor_pressure ( time )
Quality check results on field: Dew point mean, calculated unitless qc_dew_point_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: Logger temperature unitless qc_logger_temp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Logger voltage unitless qc_logger_volt ( time )
Quality check results on field: ORG1 precipitation rate mean unitless qc_org1_precip_rate_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: ORG2 precipitation rate mean unitless qc_org2_precip_rate_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: ORG precipitation rate maximum unitless qc_org_precip_rate_max ( time )
Quality check results on field: ORG precipitation rate mean unitless qc_org_precip_rate_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: ORG precipitation rate minimum unitless qc_org_precip_rate_min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 cumulative liquid precipitation unitless qc_pwd1_cumul_rain ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 cumulative snow unitless qc_pwd1_cumul_snow ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 1 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pwd1_mean_vis_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 10 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pwd1_mean_vis_10min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 1 minute mean precipitation rate unitless qc_pwd1_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 1 hour present weather code unitless qc_pwd1_pw_code_1hr ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 15 minute present weather code unitless qc_pwd1_pw_code_15min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD1 instantaneous present weather code unitless qc_pwd1_pw_code_inst ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 cumulative liquid precipitation unitless qc_pwd2_cumul_rain ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 cumulative snow unitless qc_pwd2_cumul_snow ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 1 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pwd2_mean_vis_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 10 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pwd2_mean_vis_10min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 1 minute mean precipitation rate unitless qc_pwd2_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 1 hour present weather code unitless qc_pwd2_pw_code_1hr ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 15 minute present weather code unitless qc_pwd2_pw_code_15min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD2 instantaneous present weather code unitless qc_pwd2_pw_code_inst ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD cumulative liquid precipitation unitless qc_pwd_cumul_rain ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD cumulative snow unitless qc_pwd_cumul_snow ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD 1 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pwd_mean_vis_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD 10 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pwd_mean_vis_10min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD 1 minute mean precipitation rate unitless qc_pwd_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD 1 hour present weather code unitless qc_pwd_pw_code_1hr ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD 15 minute present weather code unitless qc_pwd_pw_code_15min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWD instantaneous present weather code unitless qc_pwd_pw_code_inst ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS cumulative liquid precipitation unitless qc_pws_cumul_rain ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS cumulative snow unitless qc_pws_cumul_snow ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS alarm unitless qc_pws_err_code ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 1 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pws_mean_vis_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 10 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pws_mean_vis_10min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 1 minute mean precipitation rate unitless qc_pws_precip_rate_mean_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 1 hour present weather code unitless qc_pws_pw_code_1hr ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 15 minute present weather code unitless qc_pws_pw_code_15min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS instantaneous present weather code unitless qc_pws_pw_code_inst ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 1 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pws_vis_mean_1min ( time )
Quality check results on field: PWS 10 minute mean visibility unitless qc_pws_vis_mean_10min ( time )
Quality check results on field: Relative humidity mean unitless qc_rh_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: TBRG bucket tip count total unitless qc_tbrg_precip_count ( time )
Quality check results on field: TBRG precipitation total unitless qc_tbrg_precip_total ( time )
Quality check results on field: TBRG precipitation total, corrected unitless qc_tbrg_precip_total_corr ( time )
Quality check results on field: Temperature mean unitless qc_temp_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: Time offset from midnight unitless qc_time ( time )
Quality check results on field: Temperature and relative humidity sensor error code unitless qc_trh_err_code ( time )
Quality check results on field: Vapor pressure mean, calculated unitless qc_vapor_pressure_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind direction vector mean unitless qc_wdir_vec_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind direction vector mean, auxiliary sensor unitless qc_wdir_vec_mean_aux ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind direction vector mean standard deviation unitless qc_wdir_vec_std ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind speed arithmetic mean unitless qc_wspd_arith_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind speed arithmetic mean, auxiliary sensor unitless qc_wspd_arith_mean_aux ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind speed vector mean unitless qc_wspd_vec_mean ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind speed vector mean, auxiliary sensor unitless qc_wspd_vec_mean_aux ( time )
Relative humidity mean % rh_mean ( time )
Relative humidity standard deviation % rh_std ( time )
TBRG bucket tip count total counts tbrg_precip_count ( time )
Total precipitation measured by TBRG mm/hr tbrg_precip_total ( time )
Corrected total precipitation measured by TBRG mm tbrg_precip_total_corr ( time )
Temperature mean degC temp_mean ( time )
Temperature standard deviation degC temp_std ( time )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Temperature and relative humidity sensor error code unitless trh_err_code ( time )
Vapor pressure mean, calculated kPa vapor_pressure_mean ( time )
Vapor pressure standard deviation kPa vapor_pressure_std ( time )
Wind direction vector mean degree wdir_vec_mean ( time )
Wind direction vector mean, auxiliary sensor deg wdir_vec_mean_aux ( time )
Wind direction vector mean standard deviation deg wdir_vec_std ( time )
Wind direction vector mean standard deviation, auxiliary sensor deg wdir_vec_std_aux ( time )
Wind speed arithmetic mean m/s wspd_arith_mean ( time )
Wind speed arithmetic mean, auxiliary sensor m/s wspd_arith_mean_aux ( time )
Wind speed vector mean m/s wspd_vec_mean ( time )
Wind speed vector mean, auxiliary sensor m/s wspd_vec_mean_aux ( time )

Locations

Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
North Slope Alaska
NSAC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Barrow AK
NSAC2 Browse DataCentral Facility, Atqasuk AK retired
Southern Great Plains
SGPE1 Browse DataLarned, KS retired
SGPE3 Browse DataLeRoy, KS retired
SGPE4 Browse DataPlevna, KS retired
SGPE5 Browse DataHalstead, KS retired
SGPE6 Browse DataTowanda, KS retired
SGPE7 Browse DataElk Falls, KS retired
SGPE8 Browse DataColdwater, KS retired
SGPE9 Browse DataAshton, KS
SGPE11 Browse DataByron, OK
SGPE13 Browse DataLamont, OK (Extended)
SGPE15 Browse DataRingwood, OK
SGPE20 Browse DataMeeker, OK (Extended) retired
SGPE21 Browse DataOkmulgee, OK
SGPE24 Browse DataCyril, OK retired
SGPE25 Browse DataSeminole, OK retired
SGPE27 Browse DataEarlsboro, OK retired
SGPE31 Browse DataAnthony, KS
SGPE32 Browse DataMedford, OK
SGPE33 Browse DataNewkirk, OK
SGPE34 Browse DataMaple City, KS
SGPE35 Browse DataTryon, OK
SGPE36 Browse DataMarshall, OK
SGPE37 Browse DataWaukomis, OK
SGPE38 Browse DataOmega, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG
TWPC2 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Nauru Island retired
TWPC3 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
FKBM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsBlack Forest, Germany retired
GANM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGan Airport, Gan Island, Maldives retired
GRWM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal retired
HFEM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsShouxian, Anhui, China retired
MAOM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsManacapuru, Amazonas, Brazil; AMF1
NIMM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsNiamey, Niger retired
OLIM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsOliktok Point, Alaska
PGHM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsARIES Observatory, Nainital, Uttarkhand, India retired
PVCM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsHighland Center, Cape Cod MA; AMF 1 retired
PYEM1 Browse DataPoint Reyes, CA retired
SBSM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsSteamboat Springs CO, Valley Site retired
TMPM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsU. of Helsinki Research Station (SMEAR II), Hyytiala, Finland; AMF2
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location

Contact(s)

Jenni Kyrouac
Argonne National Laboratory
815-347-6969
jprell@anl.gov

Donna Holdridge
Argonne National Laboratory
associate
(630) 252-5148
djholdridge@anl.gov