GRUAN Status

since 2011
active

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
CAB Cabauw
-short
Cabauw
-long, international
Cabauw Experimental Site for Atmospheric Research (CESAR)
-long, national
Cabauw Experimental Site for Atmospheric Research (CESAR)
WMO (code, name)
06260 DE BILT (related radiosonde launch site at De Bilt)

Location

Country
Netherlands
Province
Utrecht
Latitude
51.970 °N
Longitude
4.926 °E
Altitude
1 m

Site maps
Position and region map

Position map

Local map

Institution / Operator

Name
KNMI
-long, international
Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
-long, national
Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut
Website
www.knmi.nl/index_en.html
Description
National Meteorological Service

Site Contact

Name
Arnoud Apituley
Affiliation
KNMI
Address
E-Mail
apituley@knmi.nl
Phone
Fax

Site Description

Foundation
1974
General type
rural
Topography
flat
Land use (within 10 km)
Climate
Website
www.cesar-observatory.nl

Non Co-located Sites

De Bilt
De Bilt, about 22.2 km from Cabauw, radiosonde launch site

Membership In Other Networks

BSRN
2005
AERONET
GAW-PRF
EARLINET
CloudNet

Relevant Documents

ICM-8 (2016)

GRUAN Station Report for Cabauw - Arnoud Apituley

ICM-7 (2015)

GRUAN Station Report for Cabauw - Arnoud Apituley