Long Swiss Meteorological Series

The goal of this project is to digitize instrumental observations made in Basel, Geneva and Zurich before the establishment of the Swiss NWS in 1863, and to create 250+ years long meteorological records for these cities.

Project Status (only for existing data rescue projects): 
Ongoing
Sponsor: 
Funded by GCOS Switzerland
Rescue Method (only for existing data rescue projects): 

Manual keying performed by undergraduate students

Parameters: 
Temperature
Precipitation
Surface pressure
Wind
Other
Contact information (email address): 
yuri.brugnara@giub.unibe.ch
Need assistance: 
No