Current Niwot Ridge LTER Meteorological Data - Saddle


The following meteorological data are from the Saddle, at 3528m (11,572 ft) on Niwot Ridge. The peak wind gust information is recorded instantaneously, with a sampling interval of 5 seconds. The other measurements are one hour averages comprised of 720 samples collected at 5 second intervals. All the parameters are updated at the top of every hour. This page is also available displayed in U.S. customary units.


2000 - 2100 Mountain Daylight Saving Time on 7/24/2014
01) Air Temperature:
11.03 degrees C
02) Soil Temperature:
10.34 degrees C
03) Relative Humidity:
56.88 percent
04) Barometric Pressure:
671.4 millibars
05) Wind Speed:
8.17 meters/second
06) Wind Direction:
281.5 degrees
07) Peak Wind Gust:
12.35 meters/second
08) Time of Peak Gust:
1913 MST

WARNING: These data are raw and have not been quality checked.




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