Tateno (TAT)

Japan

GRUAN status

since 2011
active
since 2018
certified

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
TAT Tateno
-short
Tateno
-long, international
Tateno Aerological Observatory
-long, national
Japan Meteorological Agency Aerological Observatory
WMO (code, name)
47646 TATENO

Location

Country
Japan
Prefecture
Ibaraki
City
Tsukuba
Latitude
36.06 °
Longitude
140.13 °
Altitude
27 m

Site maps

Position and region map

Position map

Local map

Institution / Operator

Name
JMA
-long, international
Japan Meteorological Agency
-long, national
Website
www.jma.go.jp/jma/
Description
National Meteorological Service

Site Contact

Name
HISAMITSU Junji
Affiliation
Senior Scientific Officer, Observation Division, Atmosphere and Ocean Department, Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA),
Address
3-6-9 Toranomon, Minato-City
Tokyo 105-8431
Japan
E-Mail
hisamitsu@met.kishou.go.jp
Phone
+81-3-6758-3900
Fax

Site Description

Foundation
1920
General type
urban
Topography
flat
Land use (within 10 km)
grassland / cropland 52 %, forest 11 %, open water 3 %, settlements 34 %
Climate
Humid subtropical climate
Website
http://www.jma-net.go.jp/kousou/

Non Co-located Sites

Mito
Wind profiler site, 47.4 km northeast of Tateno
Katsuura
Wind profiler site, 102.5 km south of Tateno
Kumagaya
Wind profiler site, 121.3 km south-southwest of Tateno

Membership In Other Networks

GUAN
1995
BSRN
1997