GRUAN status

Candidate site
(data flow in preparation)

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
DLG Dolgoprudny
-short
Dolgoprudny
-long, international
Central Aerological Observatory
-long, national
Центральная аэрологическая обсерватория
WMO (code, name)
27612 Moskva (Dolgoprudny)

Location

Country
Russian Federation
State
Moscow oblast
Latitude
55.56°N
Longitude
37.52°E
Altitude
185 m (station ground)

Site maps
Position and region map

Position map

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Institution / Operator

Name
Росгидромет
-long, international
Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring
-long, national
Федеральная служба по гидрометеорологии и мониторингу окружающей среды
Website
www.meteorf.ru
Description
National Hydrometeorological Service

Site Contact

Name
Nadeschda Krestyanikova
Affiliation
Central Aerological Observatory
Address
Pervomayskaya St. 3
141700, Dolgoprundy, Moscow Obls.
Email
typhoon.krestyanikova@mail.ru
Phone
Fax

Site Description

Foundation
1940-07-07
General type
urban
Topography
flat land with level hills
Land use (within 10 km)
Urban housing: 40%; rural settlements: 15%; industrial areas:15%; mixed forest: 20%; open water: 5%; cropland: 5%.
Climate
Moderate mid-latitude continental climate with pronounced seasonality. Warm summer and moderately cold winter. All-year-round precipitation: more in summer, less in winter. Westerly winds prevail.
Website
www.cao-rhms.ru

Relevant Documents

ICM-9 (2017)

GRUAN Site Report for Dolgoprudny - Lead Centre

ICM-8 (2016)

GRUAN Station Report for Dolgoprudny - Alexander Kats

GRUAN Site Candidate Dolgoprudny - Andrey Dubovetskiy, Alexander Kats