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Country meta data

  GEORGIA


Availability of station meta data

Out of 75 stations,

- all stations have coordinates

- all stations have elevation

- no station has a description of land use

- no station has a specified soil type

- no station has a surface cover description

- 2 stations have additional remarks

- no station has a picture of the measurement location

Available series

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

Participants who provided data for this country

Name

Affiliation

City, country

# Series

GHCND

National Climatic Data Center

Asheville, United states

77 %

Vyacheslav Razuvaev

Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring

Obninsk, Russian federation

10 %

Olga Zolina

Meteorologisches Institut der Universitaet Bonn

Bonn, Germany

8 %

EMULATE project

Climatic Research Unit

Norwich, United kingdom

6 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

13 Jan 1935

   Tbilisi

-19.8

°C

Highest minimum temperature

1 Aug 1998

   Samtredia

29.8

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

12 Jan 1935

   Tbilisi

-11.0

°C

Highest maximum temperature

20 Jul 1962

   Samtredia

41.1

°C

Highest precipitation amount

17 Aug 1977

   Samtredia

164.2

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

0 / 1

1901-1950

1 / 1

1 / 1

0 / 1

1901-2016

1 / 1

0 / 1

0 / 1

1951-1978

4 / 4

0 / 1

2 / 2

1951-2016

1979-2016

Extreme events affecting GEORGIA

- 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