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  • Station or cluster: CryoNet Station
  • Type: Primary
  • Attribute(s):
  • WMO ID (if any):
  • Shape: point
  • Latitude, longitude: 36.015, 74.588
  • Altitude and/or range (m): 4140 m.a.s.l
  • Landscape: Coastal
  • Year established: 2014
  • Year-round? Yes
  • Operations contact: Kamal uddin
  • Science contact: Ghulam Rasul
  • Data contact: Muhammad Akram Anjum

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Dammay, Bagrot AWS (Chira glacier)
Primary CryoNet Station Information

The station was installed during summers of 2014 in order to monitor glacier environment with reference to climate change.The station is installed at a plane place of the top of a mountain.

Other Networks to Which This CryoNet Station Belongs

Measurement Methods Used

Data Information


Not So far


The measurements made at Dammay, Bagrot AWS (Chira glacier) are listed in the following tables. (Note: If End Year is blank, measurements are ongoing.)

Cryosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
SnowSnow water equivalent2014Fragmented

Atmosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
MetAir temperature2014Continuous
MetHumidity/vapour pressure2014Continuous
MetWind speed and direction2014Continuous
MetAir pressure2014Continuous
MetTotal precipitation2014Continuous
RadiationDownwelling shortwave2014Continuous
RadiationUpwelling shortwave2014Continuous
RadiationDownwelling longwave2014Continuous
RadiationUpwelling longwave2014Continuous

Last updated: 31 May 2017