GRUAN status

since 2011
active

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
25 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
Kazuhiko Iida
Affiliation
Japan Meteorological Agency
Address
100-8122
1-3-4 Ote-machi
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Japan
E-Mail
k-iida@met.kishou.go.jp
Phone
+81-3-3211-6019
Fax
+81-3-3213-1742

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

Relevant Documents

ICM-8 (2016)

GRUAN Station Report for Tateno - Nobuhiko Kizu

Updates and future plans from Tateno - Nobuhiko Kizu

ICM-7 (2015)

GRUAN Station Report for Tateno - Kohei Honda