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California Weather Data: Station Description

Description of Pleasanton.A (CIMIS #191, Pleasanton)

Network:

CIMIS — California Irrigation Management Information System

Observer

Zone 7

Location

Alameda County Fair Grounds
County: Alameda    Nearest City: Pleasanton
Latitude: 37 deg 40 min N    Longitude: 121 deg 53 min W    Elevation: 335 ft

Station and site characteristics

Manufacturer/model: Campbell Scientific CR10 or CR10X
Ground cover: Irrigated Turf

Available data

UC IPM database records begin/end: May 1, 2004  /  on-going
Reporting interval: Daily
Stored variables:
Air Temperature, max/min: Daily max/min measured at 1.5 m (4.92 ft).
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 relative humidity 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, average: Daily average measured at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Variables with computed averages: none

Comments

Station is lcoated in the middle of a race track. Site is sprinkler irrigated and there is a possibility of irrigation collecting in rain gauge. CIMIS will automatically switch precip recording on and off between the irrigation season and precipitation season.


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: 01 May 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 BRNTWOOD.A   /  CONCORD.A
Averages Station Backup: LIVERMOR.C

97% of possible values are stored for the period 05/01/2004 to 10/22/2014.

Evapotranspiration
Variable or Sensor: Calculated from CIMIS hourly values.

100% of possible values are stored for the period 05/01/2004 to 10/22/2014.

Precipitation
Variable or Sensor: Daily total measured in a 20 cm (8 in) diameter gauge.
Height of Sensor: 2.4 m (8 feet)
When Installed: 01 May 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 BRNTWOOD.A   /  CONCORD.A
Averages Station Backup: LIVERMOR.C

99% of possible values are stored for the period 05/01/2004 to 10/22/2014.

Relative Humidity, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Daily max/min relative humidity measured at 1.5 m (4.92 ft).
Height of Sensor: 1.5 m (4.92 ft)
When Installed: 01 May 2004
Status: Active

99% of possible values are stored for the period 05/01/2004 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: 01 May 2004
Status: Active

99% of possible values are stored for the period 05/01/2004 to 10/22/2014.

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: 01 May 2004
Status: Active
Backup Station #1 / #2 BRNTWOOD.A   /  CONCORD.A
Averages Station Backup: BRNTWOOD.A

98% of possible values are stored for the period 05/01/2004 to 10/22/2014.

Wind Speed/Direction, average
Variable or Sensor: Daily average measured at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Height of Sensor: 2 m (6.5 ft)
When Installed: 01 May 2004
Status: Active

98% of possible values are stored for the period 06/24/2004 to 10/22/2014.

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