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HadISD is distributed under the Non Commercial Government Licence. The data are available for non-commercial use with attribution to the data providers. Please cite Dunn et al (2012), Dunn et al (2014), Dunn et al (2016) and Smith et al (2011) and state the version used. This product may contain data which are governed by WMO Policy following WMO Resolution 40 Annex 1 alongside additional data that may have restrictions placed on their commercial use by the data owners. Any redistribution of this product should be accompanied by a similar statement of usage policy.

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The total dataset size (all stations gzip'd) is around 17GB. If you require the whole dataset and download speeds or limits are an issue please contact us and we will investigate alternative solutions.

As this is an archived version of HadISD, each station can be accessed individually, with no groups of stations available as tar.gz archives. If you require large numbers of stations, we recommend that you download each station individually using a script. An example is here.

The station listing with IDs, names and location information is here.

Individual Station Download, incl Humidity and Heat Stress

The individual station download page can be accessed here

The individual station humidity and heatstress download page can be accessed here

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