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Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory: Radon concentration measurements in air from the ANSTO 1500 L detector

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This dataset contains Radon concentration measurements in air from the ANSTO 1500 L detector at the Weybourne Atmospheric Observatories.

The Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory (WAO) is a Regional station in the Global Atmosphere Watch (GAW) programme of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). It is situated on the North Norfolk coast (52°57’02’’N, 1°07’19’’E, 15 m asl).

Citable as:  [ PROVISIONAL ] Forster, G. (9999): Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory: Radon concentration measurements in air from the ANSTO 1500 L detector. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation.
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory, radon


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Data are netCDF formatted.

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  • units: 1
  • var_id: qc_flag
  • long_name: Data Quality Flag
  • names: Data Quality Flag
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Day
  • var_id: day
  • names: Day
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Day of Year
  • var_id: day_of_year
  • names: Day of Year
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Hour
  • var_id: hour
  • names: Hour
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Minute
  • var_id: minute
  • names: Minute
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Month
  • var_id: month
  • names: Month
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Second
  • var_id: second
  • names: Second
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Year
  • var_id: year
  • names: Year
  • long_name: radon concentration in air
  • units: mBq m-3
  • var_id: concentration of atmospheric radon in air
  • names: radon concentration in air

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  • units: degrees_north
  • standard_name: latitude
  • var_id: latitude
  • long_name: Latitude
  • names: latitude, Latitude
  • units: degrees_east
  • standard_name: longitude
  • var_id: longitude
  • long_name: Longitude
  • names: longitude, Longitude
  • standard_name: time
  • var_id: time
  • names: time
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