GCOS Reference Upper-Air Network

Darwin (DAR)

Australia

GRUAN status

Candidate site
(data flow in preparation)

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
DAR Darwin
-short
Darwin
-long, international
Darwin Airport
-long, national
Darwin Airport
WMO (code, name)
94120, Darwin

Location

Country
Australia
State
Northern Territory
Latitude
12.4239° S
Longitude
130.8925° E
Altitude
30.4 m

Site maps

Position and region map

Position map

Local map

Institution / Operator

Name
Bureau of Meteorology
-long, international
Bureau of Meteorology
-long, national
Bureau of Meteorology
Website
www.bom.gov.au
Description
Weather Service

Site Contact

Name
Dr Matthew Tully
Affiliation
Bureau of Meteorology
Address
Bureau of Meteorology
GPO Box 1289
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Australia
Email
M.Tully@bom.gov.au
Phone
+61 3 9669 4139
Fax

Site Description

Foundation
1941-01-01
General type
urban
Topography
urban; in the vicinity of Darwin: remarkably flat
Land use (within 10 km)
100m Airport, 1km Airport, 10km City area, buildings > 10 metres
Climate
tropical
Website
www.bom.gov.au

Membership in other networks

GAW
BSRN
TCCON

Relevant Documents

ICM-11 (2019)

GRUAN Site Report for Darwin - Matt Tully
RS41-RS92 Intercomparison Campaign at Darwin (plus some RS41-RS92 dual ozonesonde flights) - Matt Tully

ICM-10 (2018)

GRUAN Site Report for Darwin - Matt Tully

ICM-9 (2017)

GRUAN Site Report for Alice Springs, Davis, Darwin, Macquarie Island, Melbourne - Matt Tully

ICM-8 (2016)

GRUAN Station Report for Australian Stations (Alice Springs, Darwin, Davis, Macquerie Island, Melbourne) - Matt Tully

ICM-7 (2015)

GRUAN Station Report for Darwin - Lead Centre

ICM-6 (2014)

GRUAN Station Report for Darwin - Lead Centre

ICM-5 (2013)

Overview of ARM Sites, Studies, and Collaborations - Doug Sisterson

ICM-4 (2012)

2012 ARM Sites and GRUAN Effort Updates - Doug Sisterson

ICM-3 (2011)

The ARM Climate Research Facility: Operations - Doug Sisterson