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The Resource Climate data and resources : a reference and guide, Edward Linacre

Climate data and resources : a reference and guide, Edward Linacre

Label
Climate data and resources : a reference and guide
Title
Climate data and resources
Title remainder
a reference and guide
Statement of responsibility
Edward Linacre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Linacre, Edward
Dewey number
551.6/32
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981
LC item number
.L55 1992
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC981.L55
NAL item number
1991
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatology
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Climatologie
  • Gegevens
  • Geschiedbronnen
  • Klimatologie
  • Climatologie
Label
Climate data and resources : a reference and guide, Edward Linacre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 342-356) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I: Climate data. 1: Introduction. Climate and climatology. History of climatology. Scales of climate. Units. Climate change. 2: Measuring Climate Data. Climate stations. Measurement accuracy. Measurement of temperature. Measurement of humidity. Stevenson screen. Measurement of wind. Measurement of rainfall. Archiving. Relevance to climate change. 3: Estimating Climate Data. Estimating in general. Errors of estimation. Estimating screen temperature. Estimating dewpoint temperature. Estimating net irradiance. Estimating evaporation. Estimating and climate change. 4: Analysing Climate Data. Climate data. Presentation of data. Typical values. Scatter of values. Periodic variations. Persistence. Relationships -- Pt. II: Climate resources. 5: Solar Radiation. The nature of solar radiation. Attention of solar radiation. Measuring solar irradiance. Estimating the solar irradiance of level ground. Values of solar irradiance. Solar irradiance of sloping surfaces. Solar energy. Radiation and climate change. 6: Wind. Causes of wind. Surface winds. Wind profile. Time variations. Frequencies of various wind speeds. Gusts. Estimating extreme winds. Spatial variation of winds. Windpower. 7: Precipitation. Introduction. Precipitation processes. Spatial variation of rainfall. Estimating the total rainfall within a catchment. Long-term, annual and seasonal rainfalls. Monthly and short-term rainfalls. Heavy rainfalls. Dew. Snow. Precipitation and climate change. 8: Notes
Control code
23583938
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780415057035
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91012260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1437455
Label
Climate data and resources : a reference and guide, Edward Linacre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 342-356) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I: Climate data. 1: Introduction. Climate and climatology. History of climatology. Scales of climate. Units. Climate change. 2: Measuring Climate Data. Climate stations. Measurement accuracy. Measurement of temperature. Measurement of humidity. Stevenson screen. Measurement of wind. Measurement of rainfall. Archiving. Relevance to climate change. 3: Estimating Climate Data. Estimating in general. Errors of estimation. Estimating screen temperature. Estimating dewpoint temperature. Estimating net irradiance. Estimating evaporation. Estimating and climate change. 4: Analysing Climate Data. Climate data. Presentation of data. Typical values. Scatter of values. Periodic variations. Persistence. Relationships -- Pt. II: Climate resources. 5: Solar Radiation. The nature of solar radiation. Attention of solar radiation. Measuring solar irradiance. Estimating the solar irradiance of level ground. Values of solar irradiance. Solar irradiance of sloping surfaces. Solar energy. Radiation and climate change. 6: Wind. Causes of wind. Surface winds. Wind profile. Time variations. Frequencies of various wind speeds. Gusts. Estimating extreme winds. Spatial variation of winds. Windpower. 7: Precipitation. Introduction. Precipitation processes. Spatial variation of rainfall. Estimating the total rainfall within a catchment. Long-term, annual and seasonal rainfalls. Monthly and short-term rainfalls. Heavy rainfalls. Dew. Snow. Precipitation and climate change. 8: Notes
Control code
23583938
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 366 pages
Isbn
9780415057035
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91012260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1437455

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