Forest Ecosystem Monitoring Cooperative

Historical Climate Trend Data: Annual Summaries of Climate Trends in Vermont

Download Metadata
View Metadata in XML Format

Metadata Provider

  • Forest Ecosystem Monitoring Cooperative

    • Address:
      705 Spear Street
      South Burlington, Vermont 05403
      United States of America

      Phone: (802) 656-2975
      Email: femc@uvm.edu
      Website: www.uvm.edu/femc

Abstract

    This project contains monthly minimum and maximum temperatures as well as the total observed annual precipitation in New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont. Also included are annual summaries of minimum and maximum temperature and precipitation trends derived from models of historical weather observations.

Keywords

  • annual summaries, climate, noaa, temperature, weather,

Geographic Coverage

  • Coordinates
    • Coordinate System

    Data Table

    • Title: Annual Summaries of Climate Trends in Vermont
    • Start Date: 1895-01-01
    • Description: These data are annual summaries of minimum and maximum temperature and precipitation trends for the state of Vermont, derived from models of historical weather observations. These data were downloaded from the National Center for Environmental Information.

    • Purpose: Track records of yearly temperatures in Vermont.

    • Condensed Title: Z1149_2443_NJ40I1

    • Object Name: VMC.1149.2443

    • Data Type: mySQL
    • Citation: NOAA-National Centers For Environmental Information (2018) Annual Summaries of Climate Trends in Vermont. FEMC. Available online at: https://www.uvm.edu/femc/data/archive/project/min_max_precip_vt/dataset/annual-summaries-climate-trends-vermont

    • Online Distribution: https://www.uvm.edu/femc/data/archive/project/min_max_precip_vt/dataset/annual-summaries-climate-trends-vermont

    Attribute List

      Attribute Name: Date
      • Label: Year/Month
      • Description: The year and ending month summarizing the variable
      • Storage Type: int
      • Measurment Type: interval
      • Precision: 1
      • Number Type: integer
      Attribute Name: MaxTemp
      • Label: Maximum Temperature
      • Description: Annual maximum temperature from January to December
      • Storage Type: decimal
      • Measurment Type: ratio
      • Precision: 0.1
      • Unit: degree Fahrenheit
      • Number Type: rational
      Attribute Name: MinTemp
      • Label: Minimum Temperature
      • Description: Minimum annual temperature for January to December
      • Storage Type: decimal
      • Measurment Type: ratio
      • Precision: 0.1
      • Unit: degree Fahrenheit
      • Number Type: real
      Attribute Name: Precip
      • Label: Precipitation
      • Description: Annual precipitation from January to December
      • Storage Type: decimal
      • Measurment Type: ratio
      • Precision: 0.01
      • Unit: inch
      • Number Type: rational
      Attribute Name: Year
      • Label: Year
      • Description: Year summarizing the variables
      • Storage Type: date
      • Measurment Type: datetime
      • String Format: YYYY

    Methods

    • No methods recorded for this dataset

    Sampling Equipment

    • No sampling equipment recorded for this dataset

    Site Characteristics

    • No site characteristics recorded for this dataset