DECATUR, ALABAMA

Station Metadata


From NCDC Station Historical Listing for NWS Cooperative Network
ObsTyp: t-Temperature-1, p-Daily precip-2, w-(blank), s-(blank), e-Evap-5
h-Hourly precip - 6 0.01" Universal, or - 7 0.10" Fisher-Porter
U - Observed, but beginning date is uncertain
Count Number Station Name Lat Long Elev Start ObsTyp End
(Coop) (From NCDC listing) ddmm dddmm ftx10 yy mm tpwseh yy mm
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261 012207-1 DECATUR 3437 08658 0057 48 06 U U 55 05
262 012207-1 DECATUR 3436 08659 0059 55 05 U U 58 09
263 012207-1 DECATUR 3435 08658 0058 58 09 U U 69 11

Statistics by element

(From WRCC data archives)
Last Compiled on December 31, 1998
Dates are format of YYYYMMDD. Numbers are total Number of observations
STATION START END PRECP SNWFL SNWDP TMAX TMIN TOBS EVAP WNDMV
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012207 19270101 19690531 15365 15383 15159 15244 15254 15220 0 0
STATION - NCDC COOP Station number
START - First Date in record
END - Last Date in record (when last compiled)
PRECP - Precipitation
SNWFL - Snowfall
SNWDP - Snow depth
TMAX - Daily Max. Temperature
TMIN - Daily Min. Temperature
TOBS - Temperature at Observation time
EVAP - Evaporation
WNDMV - Wind Movement

Statistics by observation

(From WRCC data archives)
Last compiled on December 31, 1998
Dates are format of YYYYMMDD. Numbers represent one day and one day is considered present if any element is reported.
STATION NAME START END POSBL PRSNT LNGPR MISSG LNGMS
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012207 DECATUR 19270101 19690531 15492 15430 8548 62 31

STATION - NCDC COOP Station number
NAME - Most recent name in NCDC history file
START - First Date in record
END - Last Date in record (when last compiled)
POSBL - Possible number of observations between START and END date
PRSNT - Number of days present in record
LNGPR - Largest number of consecutive observations
MISSG - Total number of missing days (no observation)
LNGMS - Largest number of consecutive missing observations