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California Weather Data: Station Description

Description of NOVATO.A (CIMIS #63, Novato)

Network:

CIMIS — California Irrigation Management Information System

Observer

NORTH MARIN WATER DISTRICT - DWR CENTRAL DISTRICT

Location

County: Marin    Nearest City: Novato
Latitude: 38 deg 7 min N    Longitude: 122 deg 33 min W    Elevation: 25 ft

Station and site characteristics

Manufacturer/model: Campbell Scientific Inc. CR-10 ( or CR-10X)
Ground cover: Irrigated grass

Available data

UC IPM database records begin/end: July 1, 1986  /  December 13, 2001
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.
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: Daily average measured at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Variables with computed averages: air temp, soil temp, solar

Comments

Located in a cemetery. Station went off line 2/27/97 - 9/25/97. 9/25/97 Station reactivated following installation of new sensors and datalogger.


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)
Backup Station #1 / #2 PETALUMA_EAST.A   /  SNTAROSA.A
Averages Station Backup: NOVATO.A

98% of possible values are stored for the period 07/01/1986 to 12/13/2001.

Reference Evapotranspiration
Variable or Sensor: Calculated from CIMIS hourly values.

99% of possible values are stored for the period 07/01/1986 to 12/13/2001.

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)

100% of possible values are stored for the period 07/01/1986 to 12/13/2001.

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
Backup Station #1 / #2 PETALUMA_EAST.A   /  SNTAROSA.A
Averages Station Backup: NOVATO.A

93% of possible values are stored for the period 11/25/1986 to 12/13/2001.

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)
Backup Station #1 / #2 PETALUMA_EAST.A   /  SNTAROSA.A
Averages Station Backup: NOVATO.A

94% of possible values are stored for the period 07/01/1986 to 12/13/2001.

Wind Speed/Direction
Variable or Sensor: Daily average measured at 2 m (6.5 ft).
Height of Sensor: 2 m (6.5 ft)

99% of possible values are stored for the period 07/01/1986 to 12/13/2001.

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