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Country meta data

  IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF


Availability of station meta data

Out of 7 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 IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF 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

87 %

GSN network

World Meteorological Organization

Geneva, Switzerland

13 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

7 Jan 1973

   KERMAN

-30.0

°C

Highest minimum temperature

11 Jul 2005

   TEHRAN-MEHRABAD

31.4

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

24 Jan 1964

   TABRIZ

-14.0

°C

Highest maximum temperature

13 Jul 1998

   KERMANSHAH

44.1

°C

Highest precipitation amount

26 Dec 2005

   SHIRAZ

14.7

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

1 / 1

1 / 3

1951-2016

1 / 1

1 / 3

1979-2016

1 / 1

2 / 3

Extreme events affecting IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

- 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