Radiosonde data for Iqaluit, Nunavut, 2005

The database consists of high-resolution atmospheric soundings from weather balloon releases at Iqaluit during the period from 30 October to 26 November 2005. These soundings are in addition to the operational launches at 0 and 12 UTC within that period. Measured variables are temperature, relative humidity, and horizontal displacement (wind); as well as derived quantities such as dew point and potential temperature, and geopotential height.

Metadata Access
Creator Erin Roberts, McGill University; Nikolai Nawri, McGill University; Ronald Stewart (project leader), McGill University; Steve Gibson, McGill University
Publisher Canadian Cryospheric Information Network
Contributor Polar Data Catalogue
Publication Year 2008
Rights Research programs, CCIN, or ArcticNet take no liability for the use or transmission of this data
OpenAccess true
Contact nawri(at); pdc(at)
Language English
Format Computer file
Discipline Environmental Research
Spatial Coverage (-68.544W, 63.749S, -68.544E, 63.749N)
Temporal Coverage Begin 2005-10-30T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2005-11-26T00:00:00Z