Paramaribo, Suriname

Latitude: 
5.75°
N
Longitude: 
55.2°
W
Elevation: 
23 msl
Status: 
Active
Station Representative(s): 

Mrs. Sukarni Sallons Mitro (Director)
Meteorological Service of Suriname 
Paramaribo
Suriname

Dr. Ankie Piters
Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)
De Bilt
The Netherlands

NDACC Measurements at the Paramaribo, Suriname Station

Instrument Status Period Parameter Affiliations Data link
Brewer
MkIII, B159
Active
1999
–present
Ozone
  • Met Service, Paramaribo
  • KNMI
FTIR Spectrometer
Bruker 120M/125M
Active
2004
–present
Profile - multiple species
  • U. Bremen
Lidar
MARL
Campaign
2004
2006
Aerosol
  • AWI
Sonde
ECC-6a
Active
1992
–present
Ozone
  • Met Service, Paramaribo
  • KNMI
AWI: Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (Germany)
ECC: Electrochemical Concentration Cell (relates to ozonesondes)
KNMI: Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
MARL: Mobile Aerosol Raman Lidar
STAR: Support for Tropical Atmospheric Research