Snowfall Frequency by WMO Station

Average annual and monthly number of days with snowfall for 9 nations

This dataset contains information on the average monthly occurences of snowfall for 236 weather stations throughout 9 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, 236 rows)

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the ResourceObject:

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

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ResourceData["Snowfall Frequency by WMO Station"]
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Visualization

Show the locations of the WMO Stations in France:

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GeoListPlot[
 ResourceData["Snowfall Frequency by WMO Station"][
   Select[Head[#Coordinates] == GeoPosition &]][All, "Coordinates"], 
 GeoRange -> Entity["Country", "France"]]
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Plot snow frequency from January to December for WMO stations in France:

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DateListPlot[
 Select[ResourceData["Snowfall Frequency by WMO Station"], 
   MatchQ["Country" /. Normal[#], Entity["Country", "France"]] &][
  All, {6 ;; 17}]]
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Show annual snow frequency at each station WMO location in France:

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GeoRegionValuePlot[
 Rule @@@ ResourceData["Snowfall Frequency by WMO Station"][
    Select[#Country == Entity["Country", "France"] &]]
   [All, {"Coordinates", "Annual"}], ColorFunction -> "Rainbow"]
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Wolfram Research, "Snowfall Frequency by WMO Station" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.28175.data

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