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  • Station or cluster: Contributing Station
  • WMO ID (if any): LOPD
  • Latitude, longitude: -73.0, -42.0
  • Altitude and/or range (m): 0
  • Landscape: Coastal
  • Year established: 1978
  • Year-round? 0
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ARA Puerto Deseado
Contributing Station Information

Argentine Navy Vessel operating in Antarctica during summer campaigns

Other Networks to Which This Contributing Station Belongs

Measurement Methods Used

Data Information


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

Cryosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
IcebergIceberg position1978Fragmented
IcebergIceberg concentration1978Fragmented

Atmosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
MetAir temperature1978Fragmented
MetHumidity/vapour pressure1978Fragmented
MetWind speed and direction1978Fragmented
MetAir pressure1978Fragmented

Last updated: 31 May 2017