About the Project

The primary sources of data are meterological data such as Automatic Weather Station (AWS) and Surface Station data from Indian Antarctic Stations. The Metadata and other details are available at Indian National Polar Data Center (NPDC):

The following Institutes / organizations are the key data contributors for this data portal:

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The data are arranged as below :-


The Antarctica Meteorological Data Portal data set is continuously being revised as more observations are acquired, however as with any data set we expect this data portal to contain errors. The observations come from a variety of sources, each having its own probability of error.