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Name: BENSON (Locate on: Bing   Googlemap   Streetmap  Google Earth (Requires Google Earth software) )
src_id613
Geographic area:OXFORDSHIRE
Latitude (decimal degrees):51.6199 ( WGS 84 value: 51.6204 )
Longitude (decimal degrees):-1.09712 ( WGS 84 value: -1.09862 )
Grid ref: SU 625916  (Easting: 462500 Northing: 191669)
Grid ref type:OS
Postcode:OX9 6 View all stations in OX9 postcode
Elevation:57 meters
Drainage stream:THAMES
Hydrological area ID:392
Station start date1951-01-01
Station end dateCurrent

Measurements made

Station codeMessage type ? Message start dateMessage end date
DCNN 4551 CARLOS 1963-01-01 Current
DCNN 4552 HSUN3445 1980-01-01 1993-12-31
DCNN 4551 HCM 1991-11-01 1993-06-30
DCNN 4552 NCM 1993-06-01 1993-12-31
DCNN 4551 NCM 1993-06-01 Current
DCNN 4552 CLMSN 1961-01-01 1990-12-31
DCNN 4551 NCM 1991-01-01 1993-05-31
DCNN 4552 NCM 1974-10-01 1993-05-31
DCNN 4551 HCM 2000-10-01 Current
ICAO EGUB METAR 1996-11-01 Current
RAIN 264250 CLMSN 1961-01-01 1990-12-31
RAIN 264270 WAHRAIN 1974-10-01 1993-06-30
RAIN 264270 WAHRAIN 1993-07-01 1993-08-31
RAIN 264270 WADRAIN 1963-01-01 1974-09-30
RAIN 264271 WADRAIN 1969-01-01 1993-12-31
RAIN 264270 WADRAIN 1974-10-01 1993-08-31
RAIN 264249 WADRAIN 1995-01-01 2009-04-01
RAIN 264250 SREW 1993-07-01 Current
RAIN 264270 NCM 1974-10-01 1993-06-30
RAIN 264250 NCM 1993-07-01 Current
RAIN 264271 CLMSN 1961-01-01 1990-12-31
RAIN 264270 CLMSN 1961-01-01 1990-12-31
RAIN 264250 NCM 1992-03-01 1993-06-30
WIND 455101 HCM 1993-12-01 Current
WIND 455101 HCM 1993-09-01 1993-11-30
WIND 455201 HWND6910 1974-10-01 1982-09-30
WIND 455201 HWND6910 1982-10-01 1993-11-30
WIND 455101 HWND6910 1993-09-01 1998-04-27
WIND 455201 HWNDAUTO 1982-10-01 1993-11-30
WMO 03658 SYNOP 1974-01-01 Current
WMO 03658 NCM 1984-01-01 Current
WMO 03658 SREW 1994-01-01 Current
WMO 03657 SYNOP 1984-01-01 1993-12-31
WMO 03658 HCM 1991-11-01 Current

MIDAS Open data available from this station

See MIDAS Open for information about this dataset

Dataset Start yearEnd year Data Dataset information
Daily rain 1975 1997 Download Info
Daily temperature 1974 2021 Download Info
Daily weather 1974 2021 Download Info
Hourly rain 1974 2021 Download Info
Hourly weather 1974 2021 Download Info
Mean wind 1974 2021 Download Info
Radiation 2011 2011 Download Info
Soil temperature 1991 2021 Download Info

Remarks

Start dateEnd dateRemark typeRemark
2010-08-10 2010-08-13 QUALITY CONTROL RAIN ID 264250: DUE TO SUSPECT TBRR ALL SREW DATA DELETED AND SET TO VERSION 0 IN MIDAS.
2009-07-06 2009-07-23 QUALITY CONTROL RAIN ID 264250: DUE TO SUSPECT TBRR ALL RAINFALL DATA DELETED AND SET TO VERSION 0 IN MIDAS. INC 336543 REFERS.
2009-04-13 2009-04-14 MISSING DATA WMO 03658 : ALL AUTO CLOUD DATA UNAVAILABLE . INC 325872 REFERS.
2007-12-28 2008-01-10 QUALITY CONTROL DCNN 4551 : CONCRETE MIN VALUES SUSPECT.ALL VALUES DELETED.INC 259796 REFERS.
2008-01-10 2008-01-16 QUALITY CONTROL RAIN ID 264250 : DUE TO SUSPECT TBRR ALL RAINFALL VAUES DELETED.INC 259275 REFERS
2008-01-16 2008-01-18 MISSING DATA WIND ID 455101: HCM DATA MISSING. INC 260833 REFERS.
2007-08-12 2007-08-13 MISSING DATA WIND ID 455101 : ALL HCM WIND DATA MISSING. INC 242488 REFERS.
2007-03-19 2007-03-20 MISSING DATA WIND ID 455101: REPLACEMENT OF ANEMOMETER TOWER INC 224367 REFERS
2006-07-22 2006-07-24 MISSING DATA WIND ID 455101: COMMS PROBLEMS
2006-04-13 2006-04-15 MISSING DATA WMO 03658 : ALL DATA EXCEPT WIND UNAVAILABLE.INC 188523 REFERS.
2006-01-01 2005-01-04 MISSING DATA WIND ID 455101 : ALL WIND DIRECTION DATA UNAVAILABLE .INC 177715 REFERS.
2005-12-26 2005-12-29 MISSING DATA WIND ID 455101 : ALL WIND DATA UNAVAILABLE .INC 177455 REFERS.
2003-11-24 Current OBSERVING PRACTICE 03657 13/7/1984 - 24/6/1993 PARTIAL SYNOP
2003-11-24 Current OBSERVING PRACTICE 03657 1/11/1992 SOME AUTO DATA WEEKENDS AND EVENINGS
2003-11-24 Current OBSERVING PRACTICE 03657 MANUAL SYNOP WEEKDAYS ONLY 1/7/1983 1/11/1992
1983-07-01 1983-12-31 MISSING DATA DCNN 4552: NO HOURLY SUNSHINE DATA (HSUN3445) AVAILABLE
1993-09-02 1994-01-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 4 MONTHS CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1989-03-02 1989-04-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1988-07-02 1988-08-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1988-03-02 1988-04-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1983-07-02 1983-08-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1981-06-02 1981-07-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1979-08-02 1979-10-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 2 MONTHS CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1978-10-02 1978-12-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 2 MONTHS CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1975-01-02 1977-01-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 24 MONTHS CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1974-07-02 1974-08-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1974-01-02 1974-02-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264271 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1986-01-02 1987-01-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264270 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 12 MONTHS CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1974-10-02 1976-01-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264270 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 15 MONTHS CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1998-08-02 1998-09-01 MISSING DATA RAIN ID 264249 WADRAIN: NO DATA IN MIDAS FOR ~ 1 MONTH CDB OR PAPER RECORDS MAY BE AVAILABLE
1996-11-02 Current HISTORICAL NOTES WEEKEND HOUR COUNTS IN TEMP-DRNL AND WX-DRNL SHOULD BE 24 HOURS BETWEEN 1985 AND 1993
1996-11-02 Current HISTORICAL NOTES WIND DATA MISSING FOR DECEMBER 1993 WILL BE RELOADED LATER
1996-11-02 Current SITE INFORMATION OLD SITE AT GRID REF 4633E 1909N ELEVATION 67M UNTIL 1993
1996-05-30 Current OBSERVING PRACTICE 24 OBS/DAY
1996-02-20 Current IDENTIFIERS 264250 1984-**** 264249 1995-**** / 'B'
1995-01-03 Current IDENTIFIERS Previous use of 03658 for BENSON 1951-1993 stored as 03658Z (SRC_ID 614)
1996-11-02 Current DATA ROUTE GAUGE 264271 : DATA RECEIVED ON POSTCARD FROM PRIVATE OBSERVER
1996-11-02 Current HISTORICAL NOTES GAUGE 264270 : RAIN RECORDER CHARTS RETAINED IN TECHNICAL ARCHIVES
1996-05-30 Current OBSERVING PRACTICE 24 OBS/DAY TO 30/6/83; 24/DAY ONWARDS (NOT NECESSARILY ALL HOURS EVERY DAY)
1996-02-20 Current IDENTIFIERS 264270 1951-1993 264271 1967-1993 / No.2
1995-01-03 Current IDENTIFIERS 03658 used for BENSON (SAMOS) from 1984 (SRC_ID 613)