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B2 Desert Site - Meteorology (2009-2019)

Meteorological Data from the B2 Desert Site

Variables:  Precipitation, Barometric pressure, Temperature, Relative humidity, Dew point temperature, Battery voltage.

Standard Variables:  Barometric pressure|Battery voltage|Temperature, dew point|Precipitation|Relative humidity

Date Range:  (2009-08-25 to 2019-06-30)

Dataset Creators/Authors:  Troch, Peter; Abramson, Nate; Durcik, Matej; Jardine, Angie

Contact:  Peter Troch, Department of Hydrology and Water Resources, University of Arizona, 1133 E James E. Rogers Way Tucson, AZ 85721,

Field Area:   B2 Desert Site (Low-Elevation)

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  • Description

    Standard meteorological data are being collected at the B2 Desert site using a Onset HOBO U30 weather station. The data is automatically being uploaded to a website using cellular phone transmission. A six watt solar panel provides power to continuously monitor temperature, relative humidity, air pressure and rainfall intensity at 10 minute intervals.

    Data are provisional and may be subject to revision. Data for 2009-2010 were collected and managed by Angie Jardine, Graduate assistant, University of Arizona, Data from 2010 were downloaded and managed by Matej Durcik, CZO Data Manager, University of Arizona, From 2010 the met station was maintained by Nate Abramson, Research Specialist, University of Arizona, Missing data from 3/10/2013 to 3/28/2013 because of met station was damaged by cattle. Missing precipitation, relative humidity and dew point from 3/10/2013 to 6/14/2013 when new sensors were installed.
  • Keywords

    Meteorology, Precipitation, Barometric pressure, Temperature, Relative humidity, Dew point temperature, Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona

    XML Metadata

    XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.

  • Citation for This Dataset

    The following acknowledgment should accompany any publication or citation of these data - Logistical support and/or data were provided by the NSF-supported Jemez River Basin and Santa Catalina Mountains Critical Zone Observatory EAR-0724958.

    Citation for This Webpage

    Troch, Peter; Abramson, Nate; Durcik, Matej; Jardine, Angie (2019). "CZO Dataset: B2 Desert Site - Meteorology (2009-2019)." Retrieved 09 Apr 2020, from

  • Acknowledgements


    National Science Foundation EAR-0724958
    National Science Foundation EAR-1331408


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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2009

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2010

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2011

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2012

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2013

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2014

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2015

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2016

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2017

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2018

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B2 Desert Site - Meteorological Data 2019

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