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Country meta data

  GIBRALTAR


Availability of station meta data

Out of 1 stations,

- all station has coordinates

- all station has elevation

- no station has a description of land use

- no station has a specified soil type

- no station has a surface cover description

- no station has additional remarks

- no station has a picture of the measurement location

Available series

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

Participants who provided data for this country

Name

Affiliation

City, country

# Series

MARS project

Joint Research Centre

Ispra, Italy

100 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

5 Feb 1986

   Gibraltar

0.7

°C

Highest minimum temperature

6 Jul 1994

   Gibraltar

27.1

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

27 Jan 2005

   Gibraltar

7.5

°C

Highest maximum temperature

5 Jul 1994

   Gibraltar

40.6

°C

Highest precipitation amount

3 Dec 1989

   Gibraltar

241.0

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

1951-2016

1979-2016

Extreme events affecting GIBRALTAR

- 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