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Siting and Exposure

last update  ► 23 May 2013

Road Weather Information System Environmental Sensor Station Siting Guidelines

  Siting of Instruments in Urban Areas

Guidelines for the Siting and Exposure of Meteorological Instruments and Observing Facilities
(Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology, Australia - Observations Specification 2013.1)


Siting Standards for Meteorological Observing Sites
(Meteorological Service of Canada - MSC 2-2001)


Siting and maintenance of Weather Stations


Federal Standard For Siting Meteorological Sensors At Airports


Where to site weather station, how to choose a location


Siting and Exposure


Web Editor Sary Vargas, 19 July 2007