Fog Frequency by WMO Station

Average annual and monthly number of days with fog for 22 nations

This dataset contains information on the average monthly occurences of fog for 261 weather stations throughout 22 countries. Data from a vast majority of the stations comes from the latest global standard normals period, 1961-1990. For each weather station, the station's name, ID, and geolocation are available.

(19 columns, 261 rows)

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the ResourceObject:

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

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ResourceData["Fog Frequency by WMO Station"]
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Visualization

Create a map:

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GeoListPlot[
 ResourceData["Fog Frequency by WMO Station"][All, "Coordinates"]]
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Show the frequency by month for all stations:

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BarChart[ResourceData["Fog Frequency by WMO Station"][Transpose, 
   6 ;; 17][All, DeleteMissing /* Total], ChartLabels -> Automatic]
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Analysis

Find the foggiest weather stations:

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ResourceData["Fog Frequency by WMO Station"][
 TakeLargestBy["AnnualComputedValue", 5], {"Country", "StationName", 
  "AnnualComputedValue"}]
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Wolfram Research, "Fog Frequency by WMO Station" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.20552.data

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