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  • Station or cluster: Contributing Station
  • WMO ID (if any):
  • Latitude, longitude: 42.59, 0.68
  • Altitude and/or range (m): 2425
  • Landscape: Mountain
  • Year established: 2016
  • Year-round? Yes
  • Operations contact: Arcadio Blasco
  • Science contact: Samuel Buisan
  • Data contact: Julia Barnada

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Contributing Station Information

The Refuge of Llauset station is located at 2425 m asl in Posets-Maladeta Regional Park, in an alpine environment with no vegetation in the south face climb to the summit of Aneto (3404 m), the highest summit in the Pyrenees. It is also located close to Maladeta Glacier, the largest glacier in the Pyrenees.

The refuge is opened all year-round.

It is the highest manual station of the Pyrenees (2425 m)

Other Networks to Which This Contributing Station Belongs

Measurement Methods Used

Data Information


The measurements made at LLauset are listed in the following tables. (Note: If End Year is blank, measurements are ongoing.)

Cryosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
SnowSnowpack profile2016Continuous

Atmosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
MetAir temperature2016Continuous
MetTotal precipitation2016Continuous

Last updated: 31 May 2017