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California Weather Data: Station Description

Description of HOLISTER.T (Touchtone #06, Hollister)

Observer

UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION - WILLIAM W. COATES

Location

City of Hollister Corporation Yard on the west side of South Street.
County: San Benito    Nearest City: Hollister
Latitude: 36 deg 51 min N    Longitude: 121 deg 24 min W    Elevation: 300 ft

Station and site characteristics

Ground cover: Gravel

Available data

UC IPM database records begin/end: January 1, 1978  /  November 30, 1998
Reporting interval: Daily
Stored variables:
Air Temperature, max/min: Daily max/min measured at 5 feet.
Air Temperature at observation time:
Bulb Temperatures, wet/dry: Wet/dry bulb temperatures, at time of observation, measured at 5 feet.
Precipitation: Daily total measured in 8 inch diameter gauge.
Wind Speed/Direction: Instantaneous estimated reading at observation time.
Weather Type: Observer's estimate of weather condition at observation time.
Variables with computed averages: none

Comments

Located on top of a 4 foot embankment.


Details about reported variables

Air Temperature, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Daily max/min measured at 5 feet.
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
Backup Station #1 / #2 AUSAYMAS.T   /  HOLLISTR.C
Averages Station Backup: HOLLISTR.C

100% of possible values are stored for the period 01/01/1978 to 11/30/1998.

Air Temperature at observation time
Variable or Sensor: Air Temperature at observation time

58% of possible values are stored for the period 07/27/1981 to 01/31/1995.

Bulb Temperatures, wet/dry
Variable or Sensor: Wet/dry bulb temperatures, at time of observation, measured at 5 feet.
Height of Sensor: 5 feet

9% of possible values are stored for the period 07/27/1981 to 04/07/1994.

Precipitation
Variable or Sensor: Daily total measured in 8 inch diameter gauge.
Backup Station #1 / #2 AUSAYMAS.T   /  HOLLISTR.C
Averages Station Backup: HOLLISTR.C

82% of possible values are stored for the period 07/27/1981 to 11/30/1998.

Wind Speed/Direction
Variable or Sensor: Instantaneous estimated reading at observation time.

15% of possible values are stored for the period 07/27/1981 to 04/25/1994.

Weather Type
Variable or Sensor: Observer's estimate of weather condition at observation time.

59% of possible values are stored for the period 07/27/1981 to 01/31/1995.

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