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Country meta data

  ROMANIA


Availability of station meta data

Out of 29 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 ROMANIA can be found in the Data dictionary.

Participants who provided data for this country

Name

Affiliation

City, country

# Series

Roxana Bojariu

National Meteorological Administration

Bucharest, Romania

60 %

EMULATE project

Climatic Research Unit

Norwich, United kingdom

18 %

MARS project

Joint Research Centre

Ispra, Italy

17 %

GSN network

World Meteorological Organization

Geneva, Switzerland

5 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

14 Jan 1985

   MIERCUREA CIUC

-38.4

°C

Highest minimum temperature

12 Aug 1921

   Drobeta Turnu Severin

32.9

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

17 Feb 2008

   Varfu Omul

-23.6

°C

Highest maximum temperature

25 Jul 1987

   Turnu Magurele

43.2

°C

Highest precipitation amount

9 Sep 1978

   BISTRITA

262.9

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

3 / 3

1901-1950

3 / 3

1 / 3

1901-2016

6 / 6

0 / 3

1951-1978

9 / 9

1 / 6

1951-2016

23 / 25

8 / 19

1979-2016

21 / 23

13 / 21

Extreme events affecting ROMANIA

- Floods along Central European rivers, Summer 2002

- Heat wave in Central and Western Europe, Summer 2003

- Flooding in Romania, Spring and Summer 2005

- Extreme cold in Russia, Winter 2006

- Mild winter of 2007

- Eastern European flooding, Summer 2008

- 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