About the Portal

The primary sources of data are meteorological dataset such as Automatic Weather Station (AWS) and Surface Station data from Indian Polar Research base. The Metadata and other details are available at Indian National Polar Data Center (NPDC): to visit NPDC portal

The Digital Current Weather Information System (DCWIS), Automatic Weather Station and Surface dataset and its parameters such as Temperature, Air Pressure, Wind Speed, Wind Direction and Relative Humidity. The Polar Meteorological Data Portal is continuously being revised as more observations are acquired, however as with any data set we expect this data portal to contain errors. The observations come from a variety of sources, each having its own probability of error.

If a data set does not yet have a DOI, provide a persistent URL for a data set landing page (from which data and information about the data can be obtained) in the form: or