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Country meta data

  ALBANIA


Availability of station meta data

Out of 2 stations,

- all stations have coordinates

- all stations have elevation

- all stations have a description of land use

- 1 station has a specified soil type

- all stations have a surface cover description

- no station has additional remarks

- 1 station has a picture of the measurement location

Available series

An overview of all available daily series for stations in ALBANIA can be found in the Data dictionary.

Participants who provided data for this country

Name

Affiliation

City, country

# Series

Eglantina Bruci

Hydrometeorological Institute

Tirana, Albania

100 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

26 Jan 1954

   Shkodra

-13.0

°C

Highest minimum temperature

11 Aug 1951

   Shkodra

27.7

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

23 Jan 1963

   Shkodra

-4.7

°C

Highest maximum temperature

6 Jul 1988

   Tirana

42.2

°C

Highest precipitation amount

26 Sep 1952

   Shkodra

291.0

mm

Homogeneity test results

The table below shows the number of stations classified as either "Useful" or "Doubtful" (left number) in relation to the total number of station series having sufficient data (right number) for segments of the blended series at each station within fixed time periods. A description of the homogeneity tests that have been applied is given in Project Info > ATBD.

Cloud cover

Precipitation

Pressure

Temperature

Humidity

Wind

Sunshine

1851-2016

1901-1950

1901-2016

1951-1978

2 / 2

1 / 2

1951-2016

0 / 1

0 / 2

1979-2016

Extreme events affecting ALBANIA

- Heat wave in Central and Western Europe, Summer 2003

- Mild winter of 2007

- Cold in Central and Western Europe, Winter 2009

- Cold in Europe, Winter 2010

Feedback and contact information

ECA&D Project Team
Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)

P.O. Box 201
3730 AE De Bilt
The Netherlands
e-mail: eca@knmi.nl
fax: + 31 30 2204614