Sagres ship meteorological data 2020

Meteorological data over the Atlantic Ocean collected onboard the NRP Sagres ship. The file includes as columns:

1) day (dd) + month abbreviated name

2) time (HHMM)

3) Latitude (DD° M.M)

4) Latitude sufix (N or S)

5) Longitude (DDD° M.M)

6) Longitude sufix (E or W)

7) QNH - Query Nautical Height (mbar)

8) temperature - dry (ºC)

9) temperature - wet (ºC)

10) Dew point (ºC)

11) Relative humidity (%)

12) Water temperature - bucket (ºC)

13) Water temperature - hull (ºC)

14) True wind direction (degrees)

15) True wind speed (knots)

16) True wind force (beaufort scale)

17) Wave direction (compass half-wind)

18) Wave height (m)

19) Visibility (qualitative code)

20) Cloud cober (oktas)

21) Precipitation (qualitative code)

22) Odometer - TRIP1

23) Odometer - TRIP2

24) Odometer - C. Plath

25) Odometer - Skipper

This dataset is owned by the Portuguese navy (Marinha) and permission is required to access the data. To request access to this dataset please send an e-mail to Susana Barbosa (

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Additional Info

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Author Maurício Camilo
Last Updated April 26, 2021, 08:45 (Europe/Lisbon)
Created April 23, 2021, 09:31 (Europe/Lisbon)
CiteAs CAMILO, M. Sagres ship meteorological data 2020 [dataset]. 23 april 2021. INESC TEC research data repository. DOI:
dc.Contributor Susana Barbosa
dc.Coverage.Spatial Atlantic Ocean
dc.Coverage.Temporal 2020-01-05 to 2020-05-09
dc.Date 2020-05-31
dc.Format Excel
dc.Format.Extent 500 KB
dc.Language Portuguese
dc.Publisher INESC TEC
dc.Relation Barbosa, Susana, & Karimova, Yulia. (2021). SAIL Data Management Plan (Version 2.0.0). Zenodo. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.4286209.
dc.Type meteorological measurements
ddi.NameInstrument Thermometers, Anemometers, Odometers
ddi.Software excel or equivalent spreadsheet software
ddi.TypeInstrument human observation, ship instruments