Dust Frequency by WMO Station

Average annual and monthly number of days with dusty weather for Iran, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia

This dataset contains information on the frequency of dust storms for 32 Middle-Eastern weather stations during the latest global standard normals period, 1961-1990. For each weather station, the station's name, ID, and geolocation are available.

(18 columns, 32 rows)

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the ResourceObject:

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ResourceObject["Dust Frequency by WMO Station"]
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View the data:

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ResourceData["Dust Frequency by WMO Station"]
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Visualization

Plot dust frequency from January to December for WMO stations in Iran:

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DateListPlot[
 Select[ResourceData["Dust Frequency by WMO Station"], 
   MatchQ["Country" /. Normal[#], Entity["Country", "Iran"]] &][
  All, {6 ;; 17}], AxesOrigin -> {Automatic, 0}, Axes -> True]
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Show annual dust frequency at each WMO station location in Iran :

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GeoRegionValuePlot[
 ResourceData["Dust Frequency by WMO Station"][
   Select[#Country == Entity["Country", "Iran"] &]][
  All, #Coordinates -> #AnnualComputedValue &]]
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Wolfram Research, "Dust Frequency by WMO Station" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.82002.data

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