UC IPM Online UC ANR home page UC IPM home page

UC IPM Home

SKIP navigation

 

How to Manage Pests

California Weather Data: Station Description

Description of Oakdale.A (CIMIS #194, Oakdale)

Network:

CIMIS — California Irrigation Management Information System

Observer

Oakdale Irrigation District

Location

Near Albers and Clarabel Rd, south of Oakdale
County: Stanislaus    Nearest City: Oakdale
Latitude: 37 deg 43 min N    Longitude: 120 deg 51 min W    Elevation: 165 ft

Station and site characteristics

Ground cover: Irrigated Turf, Soil type: Unknown

Available data

UC IPM database records begin/end: November 2, 2004  /  on-going
Reporting interval: Daily
Stored variables:
Air Temperature, max/min: Daily max/min measured at 1.5 m (4.92 ft).
Reference Evapotranspiration: Calculated from CIMIS hourly values.
Precipitation: Daily total measured in a 20 cm (8 in) diameter gauge.
Relative Humidity, max/min: Daily max/min measured at 1.5 m (4.92 ft).
Soil Temperature, max/min: Daily max/min measured at a 15 cm (6 in) depth.
Solar Radiation: Daily global radiation measured by Licor pyranometer at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Wind Speed/Direction: Daily average measured at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Variables with computed averages: none

Comments

Station is located on a quarter-horse ranch. The station is within a fenced enclosure to keep the horses away. The rain gauge is mounted at 2 meters, also to keep the horses from reaching it. Site is flood-irrigated, which may mitigate soil temperatures.


Details about reported variables

Air Temperature, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Daily max/min measured at 1.5 m (4.92 ft).
Height of Sensor: 1.5 m (4.92 ft)
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 Denair.A   /  MANTECA.A
Averages Station Backup: MDESTO.C

98% of possible values are stored for the period 11/03/2004 to 10/21/2014.

Reference Evapotranspiration
Variable or Sensor: Calculated from CIMIS hourly values.
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active

100% of possible values are stored for the period 11/02/2004 to 10/21/2014.

Precipitation
Variable or Sensor: Daily total measured in a 20 cm (8 in) diameter gauge.
Height of Sensor: 2 m (79 in)
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 Denair.A   /  MANTECA.A
Averages Station Backup: MDESTO.C

100% of possible values are stored for the period 11/02/2004 to 10/21/2014.

Relative Humidity, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Daily max/min measured at 1.5 m (4.92 ft).
Height of Sensor: 1.5 m (4.92 ft)
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active

99% of possible values are stored for the period 11/03/2004 to 10/20/2014.

Soil Temperature, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Daily max/min measured at a 15 cm (6 in) depth.
Height of Sensor: 15 cm (6 in) depth
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 Denair.A   /  MANTECA.A

98% of possible values are stored for the period 11/13/2004 to 10/21/2014.

Solar Radiation
Variable or Sensor: Daily global radiation measured by Licor pyranometer at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Height of Sensor: 2 m (6.5 ft)
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 Denair.A   /  MANTECA.A
Averages Station Backup: KESTERSN.A

93% of possible values are stored for the period 11/03/2004 to 10/21/2014.

Wind Speed/Direction
Variable or Sensor: Daily average measured at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Height of Sensor: 2 m (6.5 ft)
When Installed: 02 November 2004
Status: Active

98% of possible values are stored for the period 11/14/2004 to 10/21/2014.

Top of page


Statewide IPM Program, Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California
All contents copyright 2014 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

For noncommercial purposes only, any Web site may link directly to this page. FOR ALL OTHER USES or more information, read Legal Notices. Unfortunately, we cannot provide individual solutions to specific pest problems. See our Home page, or in the U.S., contact your local Cooperative Extension office for assistance.

Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California

Accessibility   web template revised: October 24, 2014 Contact webmaster.