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  • Station or cluster: CryoNet Cluster
  • Type: Basic
  • WMO ID (if any):
  • Shape: point
  • Latitude, longitude: -49.2786, -72.9953
  • Altitude and/or range (m): 1200
  • Landscape: Coastal
  • Year established: 2014
  • Year-round? Yes
  • Operations contact: Mariano Masiokas
  • Science contact:
  • Data contact:

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Basic CryoNet Cluster Information

Measurement Methods Used

Data Information


The measurements made at Aonikenk are listed in the following tables. This is a combination of measurements made at the stations within the site, where the start and end years in the tables are the earliest and latest years of measurement. (Note: If End Year is blank, measurements are ongoing.)

Cryosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year
PermafrostSoil temperature2014
GlacierAnnual mass balance2013
GlacierWinter mass balance2013

Atmosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year
MetAir temperature2014
MetHumidity/vapour pressure2014
MetWind speed and direction2014
MetAir pressure2014
MetTotal precipitation2014
RadiationDownwelling shortwave2014
RadiationDownwelling longwave2014

Last updated: 31 May 2017