South Pole, Antarctica

Latitude: 
90°
S
Longitude: 
NA°
E
Elevation: 
2835 m asl
Status: 
Active
Station Representative(s): 

Dr. Russell C. Schnell
Global Monitoring Division
NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
Colorado, USA

NDACC Measurements at the South Pole, Antarctica Station

Instrument Period Parameter Cooperating Institutions Comments Data link
Dobson
D042
1963—present
Ozone
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
D082: 1963-2004, 2009-2012; D080: 2004-2009; D042: 2012-
Sonde
Dustsonde
1972—1980
Aerosol
  • U. Wyoming, USA
Sonde
Backscatter
1990—1991
Aerosol
  • U. Wyoming, USA
Sonde
ECC
1990—present
Ozone
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
UV Spectroradiometer
SUV-100
1990—present
UV
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
  • Biospherical Instr., USA

ESRL:  Earth System Research Laboratory
NOAA:  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
SUNY:  State University of New York