This version of the dataset is deprecated and will be removed per July 28, 2028. More information about this deprecation can be found here.


This dataset contains information about the KNMI network of observations stations in the Netherlands that consists of 48 automatic weather stations: 13 on aerodromes, 14 on North Sea platforms and 21 on land. Also included are 5 KNMI wind poles in coastal areas (RWS wind poles are not included). Each automatic weather station operates one of more sensors to observe temperature, relative humidity, wind, air pressure, visibility, radiation, precipitation, cloudiness, snow depth, soil temperature and present weather.

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Dataset name waarneemstations
Status onGoing
Last metadata update July 25, 2023, 12:53 (UTC)
Update frequency irregular
North bound latitude 55.4
East bound longitude 7.4
South bound latitude 50.5
West bound longitude 2.9
Dataset version 3
Dataset edition 3
Dataset manager KNMI Data Services
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Publication timestamp 2018-08-14T06:54:02Z
Reference system identifier EPSG4326
Dataset start time 2018-08-14
Dataset end time Unlimited
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::waarneemstations/3/
Lineage statement Station archive KNMI
Use limitation No use limitations
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