Meteorological and air quality information
The Links below will show you selected meteorological and air quality parameters, presented as time series diagrams. The charts shows hourly updated measurement values of the past 5 and the past 20 days. Measurements are operated by the Dept. of Micrometeorology of the University of Bayreuth. In charge is Prof. Dr. T. Foken. The presented time series will only give you an overview about the weather conditions of the past few days. The charts are produced automatically. There is no explicit data quality control. Please, do not retrieve original data from the graphs and/or distribute them in a printed form.
Our measuring sites
- Ecological-Botanical Garden: Meteorological Tower (height of 17 m). Measurements of meteorological parameters at the site of the Ecological-Botanical Garden of the University of Bayreuth.
- Waldstein Tower: Meteorological Tower «Weidenbrunnen» (height of 32 m). Vertical profiles of meteorological and air quality parameters in a coniferous forest. Research site in the north-eastern mountain region of Bavaria (Upper Franconia, Fichtelgebirge). International Eddy-Flux station DE-Bay (FLUXNET), height above sea level 750 m to 850 m.
- Waldstein Container: Measurement Container «Pflanzgarten». Measurements of air quality and meteorological parameters in a clearing. Research site in the north-eastern mountain region of Bavaria (Upper Franconia, Fichtelgebirge).
- (soon) Voitsumra: Automatic weather station. Measurements of meteorological parameters in a meadow, upper Eger valley, near Weißenstadt.
The map shows the geographical location our
meteorological research sites in Upper Franconia.
For detailed information click into the red marked areas.
If you are interested in our data and if you have any comments and questions please contact: