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Station Characteristics 2009-01-28/2141913609
GAW ID MAD Madrid (Spain)
WMO ID 8220-0 Regional station in WMO RA VI - Europe
station status established 01/11/1988 / full operation 40.45000°N 3.72000°W (680 m a.s.l.)
time zone UTC+1 www.aemet.es
climate zone Csa (Warm temperate climate with dry and hot summer)  
other affiliations AERONET(Brasilia), GALION, EARLINET
description The city of Madrid is located in the center of the Iberian Peninsula. As befits this is something cold in winter and hot in summer and is heavily influenced by urban conditions. Are recorded in the order of 30 days of frost per year and the precipitation is below 450 mm per year, with two rainy seasons in the fall and spring. The sunshine is high, the order of 2800 hours per year and the prevailing winds are SW and NE.
The oscillation is important in the everyday urban periphery, but is reduced in the city center by the anthropic effect. The annual temperature range is high (19 degrees) as a result of the long distance to the sea and the altitude (around 600 m).
In the Köppen climate classification, Madrid is included in the group Cs (mesothermal (mild) wet with dry summer) (Mediterranean), rainy in winter. With regard to the index of aridity of Martonne is contained in the type of “dry steppe and Mediterranean countries”, but near the top and from the point of view thermic and rainfall was described as arid, almost at the edge of the semi.
Madrid station is located in the campus of the Spanish capital at a height of 680 m above sea level. As it currently have two brewer, the 070 and 186, which perform actions in parallel.
Picture of Madrid facility

Measurement Program
type data center parameter method contributor data available details
Ozone WOUDC Total column ozone Brewer 1991-05-01 ~ 2013-05-31
WOUDC Vertical ozone profile ECC Sonde 1994-12-01 ~ 2013-06-19
Radiation WRDC Diffuse solar radiation Kipp and Zonen pyranometer unknown 1988-01-01 ~ 2013-06-30
WRDC Global solar radiation Kipp and Zonen pyranometer unknown 1981-01-01 ~ 2013-06-30

Contact Person(s)
name Manolo Bañón Garcia
address AEMET
C/ Regidor Ocaña, 26
Alicante, Alicante 03011
Spain
2011-05-19/2141913611
phone (+34)965171353
fax (+34)965171353
mailto mbanong@aemet.es
url
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station function

name Mr. Jose Montero Cadalso
address Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (AEMET) Head of rad network
Leonardo Prieto Castro, 8
28071 Madrid
Spain
2011-05-19/2141913611
phone 34 915819675
fax 34 915819767
mailto jmonteroc@aemet.es
url
GAW function
station function Measurement leader [Radiation: Diffuse solar radiation, Radiation: Global solar radiation]

name Mr Juan Ramon Moreta
address Spanish State Meteorological Agency AEMET
c/Leonardo Prieto Castro, 8
Madrid, Madrid 28071
Spain
2013-03-26/2141913611
phone +34-91-581-97-73
fax +34-91-581-97-67
mailto jmoretag@aemet.es
url
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station function Primary station contact

name Mr José María San Atanasio
address Agencia Estatal de Meteorología AEMET
Leonardo Prieto, 8
28071 Madrid
Spain
2011-05-19/2141913611
phone +34915819772
fax +34915819767
mailto jsana@aemet.es
url
GAW function
station function Measurement leader [Ozone: Total column ozone]


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