Book 2002

Improved Understanding of Past Climatic Variability from Early Daily European Instrumental Sources

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ISBN: 978-94-010-3908-6 (Print) 978-94-010-0371-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Improved Understanding of Past Climatic Variability from Early Daily European Instrumental Sources

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      Pages 1-4

      Improved Understanding of Past Climatic Variability from Early Daily European Instrumental Sources

  3. History and Correction of Long Temperature Series

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      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-75

      History of the Long Series of Daily Air Temperature in Padova (1725–1998)

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      Pages 77-100

      Corrections of Systematic Errors and Data Homogenisation in the Daily Temperature Padova Series (1725–1998)

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      Pages 101-117

      Daily Milan Temperature and Pressure Series (1763–1998): History of the Observations and Data and Metadata Recovery

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      Pages 119-149

      Daily Milan Temperature and Pressure Series (1763–1998): Completing and Homogenising the Data

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      Pages 151-170

      Daily Meteorological Observations in Cadiz — San Fernando. Analysis of the Documentary Sources and the Instrumental Data Content (1786–1996)

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      Pages 171-212

      Daily Air Temperature and Pressure Series for Stockholm (1756–1998)

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      Pages 213-252

      Daily Air Temperature and Pressure Series for Uppsala (1722–1998)

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      Pages 253-267

      The Daily Temperature Record for St. Petersburg (1743–1996)

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      Pages 269-293

      The Long-Term Daily Central Belgium Temperature (CBT) Series (1767–1998) and Early Instrumental Meteorological Observations in Belgium

  4. Typical Problems with Early Thermometers and Measuring Times

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 295-295

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      Pages 297-329

      Calibration and Instrumental Errors in Early Measurements of Air Temperature

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      Pages 331-352

      Errors in Early Temperature Series Arising from Changes in Style of Measuring Time, Sampling Schedule and Number of Observations

  5. Trends in Extreme Temperatures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 353-353

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      Pages 355-392

      Trends of Extreme Temperatures in Europe and China Based on Daily Observations