Dataset Overview

Daily average values of weather data for Lough Feeagh from Newport AWS in Mayo, Ireland, that were collected for 2005-2020, at 1-hour interval, except rain data which are a daily sum. Variables include height at which wind was measured, air pressure, air temperature, rain, relative humidity, average wind speed, and wind direction. The original weather data are copyright Met Éireann (, and are published under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0). Met Éireann does not accept any liability whatsoever for any error or omission in the data, their availability, or for any loss or damage arising from their use. This material has been modified from the original.

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Data Collection Status

Data collection for this dataset has been completed

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5791 records with 13 fields

Data Availability

Available for download

Data License

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Preferred Citation

Stockwell JD, Brentrup JA, Bruel R, Doubek JP, de Eyto E (2021) Lough Feeagh daily weather data, 2005-2020. Global Evaluation of the Impacts of Storms on freshwater Habitat and structure of phytoplankton Assemblages (GEISHA) Working Group, FRB Centre for the Synthesis and Analysis of Biodiversity and USGS John Wesley Powell Center. Available online at:

Update Frequency

As needed

Maintenance Plan

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Previous Versions
    • Version 2 - 01Jun2021 (created 2021-06-01 by Jason Stockwell)
    • Version 1 - 26Jan2021 (created 2021-01-26 by Jason Stockwell)