UC Davis Weather & Climate Stations

Weather Station

Davis, California: 38 32 07 N, 121 46 30 W, Elevation 60 ft
Sensor Russell RanchCampbell Tract
Time Stamp2017-10-20 02:15:00 PST2017-10-20 02:15:00 PST
Air Temperature at 2m12.01 °C (53.6 °F)12.13 °C (53.8 °F)
Air Temperature at 10m12.85 °C (55.1 °F)12.63 °C (54.7 °F)
Relative Humidity71.16 % (71.16)71.17 % (71.17)
Barometer29.89 inHg (1012.2 mb)29.91 inHg (1012.9 mb)
Wind Direction222.7 ° (SW)228.3 ° (SW)
Wind Mean Speed at .5m0 m/s (0 mph)1.564 m/s (3.5 mph)
Wind Mean Speed at 10m2.067 m/s (4.63 mph)4.098 m/s (9.18 mph)
Wind Max Speed at .5m0 m/s (0 mph)2.394 m/s (5.36 mph)
Wind Max Speed at 10m3.27 m/s (7.32 mph)5.62 m/s (12.59 mph)
Rainfall since 8AM PST3.556 mm (0.14 in)4.064 mm (0.16 in)
Rainfall in last 5 minutes0 mm (0 in)0 mm (0 in)
Soil Temperature at 10cm19.75 °C (67.6 °F)19.1 °C (66.4 °F)
Soil Temperature at 20cm20.15 °C (68.3 °F)19.74 °C (67.5 °F)
Soil Temperature at 50cm20.49 °C (68.9 °F)20.71 °C (69.3 °F)
Soil Temperature at 1m21.67 °C (71 °F)N/A
Soil Temperature at 2m22.71 °C (72.9 °F)N/A
Soil Temperature at 5m20.34 °C (68.6 °F)N/A
Dew Point6.972 °C (44.5 °F)6.967 °C (44.5 °F)
Evaporation Pan Water Temperature-55.73 °C (-68.3 °F)13.95 °C (57.1 °F)
Evaporation Pan Depth-3.167 in (-8.04 cm)3.873 in (9.84 cm)

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Climate Station

Monthly Climate Summary Reports

UCD/NOAA Monthly Climate Summaries are available via email by subscribing to climate-summary@ucdavis.edu.

Daily weather observations are now available. Call (530)752-8933 for a recorded message, updated between 7:00 & 9:00 AM PST (precip, air temp, wind, sky, time of obs).

Davis Climate Data Sources

University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Project

California Weather Databases
30 Minute Data
Hourly Data
Daily Data
(air temp, humidity, leaf wetness, other ag)
CIMIS and NOAA Daily Weather Data
Daily Data (touchtone system)
(precip, air temp, soil temp, evap, wind, sky)

USDA UVB Radiation Monitoring Program

UVB Climate Network
Data Products
(Optical depths, column ozone, humidity, barometric pressure, air temperature, UVA, UVB)

National Atmospheric Deposition Program

NADP/NTN Deposition Monitoring
Annual, Monthly, Weekly and Daily Data
(precip, pH, Conductivity, Ca, Mg, K, Na, NH4, NO3, Cl, SO4)

United States Historical Climatology Network (U.S. HCN)

U.S. Historical Climatology Network
Monthly Min Temperature
Monthly Max Temperature
Monthly Mean Temperature
Monthly Precipitation

National Climatic Data Center

NCDC/NOAA Climate Data
Description, History, and Data Inventories

Requesting UCD Climate Data

UCD Climate Data is available upon request from the UCD Department of Land, Air, and Water Resources.

Data Types Available

To request data by telephone call (530)752-1929.

To request data by mail send a detailed description of your request to:

UCD/NOAA Climate Station
Land, Air, and Water Resources
University of California
One Shields Avenue
Davis, California 95616-8627

Please include a telephone number and email address if you would prefer to receive data electronically.