Meteorological sensors
10 Mar 2011
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Standard meteorological measurements are made at Chilbolton in support of all experiments at the Observatory.

 

​Cabin base for meteorological measurements

 
Measurements are automatically recorded every 10 seconds from a range of different sensors, including temperature, relative humidity, pressure, wind speed and wind direction. The meteorological datasets are available at the BADC.

The instruments used are:
  • Vaisala HMP155A temperature and relative humidity sensor
  • KDG 4000 series pressure transducer
  • Vector instruments A100H anemometer
  • Vector instruments W200 windvane

Technical specifications of the meteorological instruments
Contact: Jeffery, Judith (STFC,RAL,RALSP)