All of the Armagh Observatory storminess data has been collated and is available below.
The following paper describes the data.
Meteorological Data recorded at Armagh Observatory:
Volume V - The Storm and Gale Chronology 1796-2002
by K.R. Hickey
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2.5MB PDF file or
21 MB Postscript file
The following are links to plain text (ASCII) files containing the calibrated data.
You can open them in your browser window and save them to your local computer
system for your own analysis.
If you use this data in any publication please cite
the above papers and acknowledge Armagh Observatory.
Please also inform firstname.lastname@example.org and send copies of publications to The
Librarian, Armagh Observatory, College Hill, Armagh BT61 9DG, N. Ireland.
The information contained in this data archive is owned by the Armagh
Observatory which retains copyright. Whilst Armagh Observatory has made
every effort to ensure accuracy, we cannot be held responsible for errors
or omissions. The data has been calibrated to the best of our ability but may still
contain systematic and sporadic errors. If errors are spotted in the data
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Relevant Abstracts of Daily Weather Diary Entries of Tempests, Storms or Gales from 1796-1999
Annual Gales from Weather Diary 1796-2002
Monthly Distribution of Gales from Weather Diary 1796-2000
Seasonal Distribution of Gales from Weather Diary 1796-2000
Daily Days With Gale - Instrumental/Observational Data At Particular Times (Once or Twice Daily) By Component 1844-2002
Annual Gales from Instrumental/Observational Record 1844-2002
Monthly Distribution Of Days With Gales from Instrumental/Observational Record 1844-2000
Seasonal Distribution Of Days With Gales from Instrumental/Observational Record 1844-2000