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Country meta data

  UKRAINE


Availability of station meta data

Out of 200 stations,

- all stations have coordinates

- all stations have elevation

- 10 stations have a description of land use

- 10 stations have a specified soil type

- 10 stations have a surface cover description

- 13 stations have additional remarks

- no station has a picture of the measurement location

Available series

An overview of all available daily series for stations in UKRAINE 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

65 %

Vyacheslav Razuvaev

Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring

Obninsk, Russian federation

11 %

Olga Zolina

Meteorologisches Institut der Universitaet Bonn

Bonn, Germany

9 %

Olga Pachaliuk

Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Center

Kyiv, Ukraine

6 %

EMULATE project

Climatic Research Unit

Norwich, United kingdom

4 %

GSN network

World Meteorological Organization

Geneva, Switzerland

2 %

MARS project

Joint Research Centre

Ispra, Italy

1 %

Record highs and lows

Lowest minimum temperature

8 Jan 1935

   Lugansk

-41.9

°C

Highest minimum temperature

2 Aug 2010

   Kerch

29.6

°C

Lowest maximum temperature

8 Jan 1935

   Lugansk

-30.8

°C

Highest maximum temperature

15 Aug 2001

   NEZIN

45.6

°C

Highest precipitation amount

23 Jun 1991

   IZJUM

291.0

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

2 / 3

0 / 1

1901-1950

8 / 11

2 / 2

1 / 7

1901-2016

5 / 12

1 / 1

3 / 10

1951-1978

46 / 50

2 / 2

13 / 23

1951-2016

17 / 24

7 / 22

1979-2016

17 / 21

8 / 18

Extreme events affecting UKRAINE

- Heat wave in Central and Western Europe, Summer 2003

- 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