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Country meta data

  TUNISIA


Availability of station meta data

Out of 16 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 TUNISIA 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

57 %

CIRCE project

Meteo-France

Toulouse, France

23 %

MEDARE Initiative

WMO / University Rovira i Virgili

Tarragona, Spain

14 %

GSN network

World Meteorological Organization

Geneva, Switzerland

7 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

17 Jan 2006

   Jendouba

-10.9

°C

Highest minimum temperature

3 Jul 1995

   Remada

36.6

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

14 Jan 1985

   Kairouan

1.6

°C

Highest maximum temperature

16 Aug 1924

   Tozeur

53.0

°C

Highest precipitation amount

27 Sep 1993

   Jendouba

180.1

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

0 / 1

1901-2016

1951-1978

1951-2016

1979-2016

Extreme events affecting TUNISIA

- 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