GRUAN status

Candidate site
(data flow in preparation)

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
GRA Graciosa
-short
Graciosa
-long, international
Eastern North Atlantic (ENA)
-long, national
WMO (code, name)

Location

Country
Portugal
Region
Azores
Latitude
39.09°N
Longitude
28.03°W
Altitude
30 m

Site maps
Position and region map

Position map

Local map

Institution / Operator

Name
ARM
-long, international
US DOE Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program
-long, national
US DOE Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program
Website
www.arm.gov
Description
Climate Research Facility

Site Contact

Name
Doug Sisterson
Affiliation
ARM
Address
Argonne National Laboratory
Building 240
9700 South Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL 60439-4801
USA
E-Mail
dlsisterson@anl.gov
Phone
+1 (630) 252-5836
Fax
+1 (630) 252-9792
Description
GRUAN contact for all ARM sites

Site Description

Foundation
2013
General type
rural
Topography
generally flat and dotted by numerous volcanic cones, with a southern portion of the island higher in altitude
Land use (within 10 km)
Climate
Website

Relevant Documents

ICM-9 (2017)

GRUAN Site Report for Graciosa - Douglas Sisterson