The following information serves as a definition of each field in one line of data covering one station-day. Each field described below is separated by a comma ( , ) and follows the order
presented in this document.
ID = 11 character station identification code
YEAR/MONTH/DAY = 8 character date in YYYYMMDD format (e.g. 19860529 = May 29, 1986)
ELEMENT = 4 character indicator of element type
DATA VALUE = 5 character data value for ELEMENT
M-FLAG = 1 character Measurement Flag
Q-FLAG = 1 character Quality Flag
S-FLAG = 1 character Source Flag
OBS-TIME = 4-character time of observation in hour-minute format (i.e. 0700 =7:00 am)
For more information on this data set, please visit the GHCN Daily Website http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/climate/ghcn-daily/
ZHANG Chi. Temperature and precipitation data at meteorological stations in five Central Asian countries (1980-2015). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2018. (Download the reference： RIS | Bibtex )Related Literatures:
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3. Durre I., M. J. B.E. Gleason, T. G. Houston, and R. S. Vose, 2010: Comprehensive automated quality assurance of daily surface observations. J. Applied Meteor. and Climatol., 49, 1615-1633, doi.10.1175/2010JAMC2375.1( View Details | Bibtex)
4. Durre, I., M.J. Menne, and R.S. Vose, 2008: Strategies for evaluating quality assurance procedures. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 47, 1785–1791, doi:10.1175/2007JAMC1706.1.( View Details | Bibtex)
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