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SRML stations: Boise, ID
(Latitude: 43.62; Longitude: 116.21; Altitude: 701 m)

This page provides an overview of the solar and meteorological monitoring equipment at the Boise station. Links in the table below will take you to more in-depth information about the accuracy of the data collected and the instruments in use.

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Data type Instrument Data interval Period of record
Solar radiation data
Global Ascension Technology RSP 15 min. 1994-2019
LI-COR Pyranometer
Direct normal Ascension Technology RSP 15 min. 1994-2019
Diffuse Ascension Technology RSP 15 min. 1994-2019
LI-COR Pyranometer with shadowband
Tilted southwest 25° LI-COR Pyranometer 15 min. 1994-2019
Meteorological data
Temperature   15 min. 1994-2019
Solar cell performance

Station maintenance

The Boise station on the roof of the Idaho Power Building. We appreciated the assistance of Scott Gates as station maintenance operator.

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Last revised: March 15, 2022.

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