Maldives - Solar Radiation Measurement Data (2015 - 2017)

Data repository for ground measurements and satellite data from 4 meteorological stations in Maldives. Data contains 1 minute average values for solar radiation levels, air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed and atmospheric pressure.

Delivered files:

  • Solar-Measurements_Maldives_sitename_WB-ESMAP_Header - metadata for ground measurements files.

  • Solar-Measurements_Maldives_sitename_WB-ESMAP_Raw - raw ground measurements from datalogger. Do not use for further development.

  • Solar-Measurements_Maldives_sitename_WB-ESMAP_QC - quality checked ground measurements from dataloger.

  • Solar-Measurements_Maldives_WB-ESMAP_SatelliteTS - site adapted time series of satellite data.

  • Solar-Measurements_Maldives_WB-ESMAP_SatelliteTMY - Typical meteorological year data file (P50) based on site adapted time series of satellite data.

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Data and Resources

Additional Info

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Author Branislav Schnierer
Last Updated February 13, 2018, 14:28
Created April 13, 2017, 12:52
Topic Resource assessments; Solar
Country Maldives
Published year 2017
Start date 15-Dec-2015
Group Renewable Energy Resource Mapping