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Country meta data

  CROATIA


Availability of station meta data

Out of 15 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

- 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 CROATIA can be found in the Data dictionary.

Participants who provided data for this country

Name

Affiliation

City, country

# Series

Tanja Likso

Meteorological and Hydrological Service of Croatia

Zagreb, Croatia

96 %

EMULATE project

Climatic Research Unit

Norwich, United kingdom

2 %

GSN network

World Meteorological Organization

Geneva, Switzerland

2 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

17 Feb 1956

   Gospic

-33.5

°C

Highest minimum temperature

1 Jul 1994

   Dubrovnik

30.8

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

2 Feb 1956

   Zavizan

-22.0

°C

Highest maximum temperature

10 Aug 2017

   Knin

42.4

°C

Highest precipitation amount

29 Sep 2013

   Rijeka

248.9

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 / 3

4 / 4

1 / 2

0 / 1

0 / 3

0 / 1

1901-1950

1 / 4

4 / 4

3 / 3

0 / 2

0 / 4

1 / 1

1901-2016

1 / 4

3 / 4

4 / 4

0 / 4

0 / 4

0 / 1

1951-1978

8 / 11

11 / 11

11 / 11

5 / 11

8 / 11

5 / 7

1951-2016

8 / 13

13 / 13

10 / 12

3 / 13

3 / 13

0 / 9

1979-2016

12 / 13

13 / 13

13 / 13

8 / 13

8 / 13

12 / 13

Extreme events affecting CROATIA

- 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