Sample data for Monthly (Station)

Data format is:

Yr.Mth Avg Avg Tot Tot Avg Avg
YYYYMM TMax TMin Rain Evap Rad VP
() (°C) (°C) (mm) (mm) (MJ/m²) (hPa)


Monthly data are provided as follows:

  • Maximum temperature, minimum temperature, solar radiation and vapour pressure are the means for the given month; and
  • Rainfall and evaporation are the totals for the given month.

No daily data are provided.

Example
"177012" -9.9  -9.9 9999.9 999.9  99.9  99.9
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"This file is SPACE DELIMITED for easy import into both spreadsheets and programs."
"The first line 177012 contains dummy data and is provided to allow spreadsheets to sense the columns"
"To read into a spreadsheet select DELIMITED and SPACE."
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"=========  The following essential information and notes should be kept in the data file =========="
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"The Patched Point Data system and data are copyright to the Queensland Government Department of Environment and Science (DES)."
"This data is supplied to the licencee only and may not be given, lent, or sold to any other party"
" "
"Notes:"
" * Patched Point data for station:  40004 AMBERLEY AMO                             Lat: -27.6297 Long: 152.7111"
" * Elevation:   24m "
" * Extracted from SILO_v2.0 on 20170914"
" * Please read the documentation on the Data Drill at http://www.longpaddock.qld.gov.au/silo"
" "
" * The accuracy of the data depends on many factors including date, location, and variable."
"   For consistency data is supplied using one decimal place, however it is not accurate to that precision."
" "
" * Evaporation data prior to 1970 and Temperatures, Solar Radiation, and "
"   Vapour Pressure data prior to 1957 are all long term averages."
"===================================================================================================="
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Yr.Mth Avg   Avg   Tot   Tot    Avg   Avg
YYYYMM TMax  TMin  Rain  Evap   Rad    VP
()     (oC)  (oC)  (mm)  (mm) (MJ/m2) (hPa)
200001  30.4  18.6   57.4 187.5  23.8  19.9
200002  29.0  17.3   24.0 151.8  21.3  19.6
200003  30.3  17.5   23.4 139.9  18.8  21.1
200004  27.9  15.0   18.0 107.8  14.6  17.7
200005  24.3  10.6   27.2  92.0  13.7  14.4
200006  21.4   6.4   32.2  68.9  12.2  11.2
200007  22.3   3.3   12.0  79.6  14.3  10.0
200008  24.1   5.1    4.8 114.2  17.7  10.0
200009  29.8   9.2    0.6 168.1  22.3  12.3
200010  28.5  13.9   50.6 167.8  21.0  15.1
200011  27.9  15.7   88.0 154.2  20.5  17.7
200012  31.7  18.0   53.6 199.8  23.4  19.0
200101  32.3  19.0   39.6 217.6  25.4  20.4
200102  30.2  18.2  168.4 153.2  21.9  22.0