Meteo data - daily quality controlled climate data KNMI, the Netherlands

KNMI operates automatic weather stations on land (incl. airports). These weather stations measures meteorological parameters such as temperature, precipitation, wind, air pressure and global radiation. On a daily basis all real-time collected observations and measurements (hourly) are validated on correctness and completeness. The validated data is archived in the Klimatologisch Informatie Systeem (KIS) of KNMI. The daily data is composed from hourly data and each day reference evaporation is calculated using the Makkink method. After the data has been processed and archived in KIS, changes are no longer possible. This assures data integrity.

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The dataset can be downloaded via an API, more about this on the Developer Portal. Use the following API endpoint for access to this dataset: https://api.dataplatform.knmi.nl/open-data/v1/datasets/etmaalgegevensKNMIstations/versions/1/files

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Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset name etmaalgegevensKNMIstations
Dataset version 1
Dataset edition 5
Dataset manager Peter Siegmund
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Publication timestamp 2014-03-04T13:30:17Z
Reference system identifier EPSG4326
North bound latitude 53.7
East bound longitude 7.4
South bound latitude 50.6
West bound longitude 3.2
Dataset start time 1950-01-01
Dataset end time Unlimited
Update frequency daily
Status onGoing
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::etmaalgegevensKNMIstations/1/
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Lineage statement Climatological Information System
Use limitation No use limitations
Last metadata update March 28, 2022, 12:44 (UTC)