Map of Bureau of Meteorology monitoring stations in NSW overlayed on Postal Area

Displays a map of 2,246 Bureau of Meteorology stations in New South Wales and within 50 km of the state's border in adjoining states. This is overlayed on top of Postal Areas obtained from the 2001 Census of Population of Housing, Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The map also indicates whether a weather station records precipitation or temperature information. The data for this collection is stored in ESRI shapefile format and the image representing the data was generated using ESRI ArcGIS.
Type
Collection
Title
Map of Bureau of Meteorology monitoring stations in NSW overlayed on Postal Area
Collection Type
Dataset
Access Privileges
Meteorology and Health
DOI - Digital Object Identifier
10.4225/13/50BBF2A907951
Metadata Language
English
Brief Description
Displays a map of 2,246 Bureau of Meteorology stations in New South Wales and within 50 km of the state's border in adjoining states. This is overlayed on top of Postal Areas obtained from the 2001 Census of Population of Housing, Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The map also indicates whether a weather station records precipitation or temperature information. The data for this collection is stored in ESRI shapefile format and the image representing the data was generated using ESRI ArcGIS.
Full Description
Displays a map of 2,246 Bureau of Meteorology stations in New South Wales and within 50 km of the state's border in adjoining states. This is overlayed on top of Postal Areas obtained from the 2001 Census of Population of Housing, Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The map also indicates whether a weather station records precipitation or temperature information. The data for this collection is stored in ESRI shapefile format and the image representing the data was generated using ESRI ArcGIS.
Contact Email
ivan.hanigan@canberra.edu.au
Fields of Research
111706 - Epidemiology; 040107 - Meteorology; 1603 - Demography
Date Coverage
2001-01-01T00:00:00Z
2001-12-31T00:00:00Z
Geospatial Location
iso31662
AU-NSW
Date of data creation
2010
Year of data publication
2010
Creator(s) for Citation
Ivan
Hanigan
Publisher for Citation
Australian Data Archive
Publications
doi
10.1186/1476-072X-5-38
Hanigan I, Hall G, Dear KBG. A comparison of methods for calculating population exposure estimates of daily weather for health research. International Journal of Health Geographics 2006;5(38)
Access Rights
Available to staff and students at The Australian National University. Contact Ivan Hanigan for further information.
Rights held in and over the data
Copyright (c) 2011, The Australian National University. All rights reserved.| (c) Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2005, Bureau of Meteorology. All rights reserved.| ABS Copyright (c) Commonwealth of Australia 2001, Australian Bureau of Statistics Census data is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia licence. All rights reserved.
Status: Published
Published to:
  • Australian National Data Service
  • Australian National University