Meteorological Network


There are three main types of meteorological stations classified by the parameters collected and the type of equipments. In total the Division maintains and operates 92 meteorological stations across the country.  

Class A    20 nos
Parameters measured both manually and recorded in data logger.
          i.    Max and min temperature
          ii.    Rainfall
          iii.    Relative humidity
          iv.    Wind speed and direction
          v.    Sunshine hours
         vi.    Solar radiation
         vii.    Soil temperature

Real Time AWS     11 nos    
Parameters in data logger and real time

          i.    Max and min temperature
          ii.    Rainfall
          iii.    Relative humidity
          iv.    Wind speed and direction
          v.    Solar radiation
          vi.    Barometric pressure

Class C stations    61 nos
Parameters collected manually
          i.    Max and min temperature
          ii.    Rainfall
          iii.    Relative humidity




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