• Climate suitability map for agriculture - Potatoes

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Overview

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Cultivated land

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Special crops

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Precipitation

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Root penetration depth

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Depth of soil that can be penetrated by roots (general thick and fine roots; roots that penetrate into clefts or crevices are not included). (Details: Soil suitability map of Sw...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Cultivated land

    Geography, Territory and environment

    On the soil suitability map, each mapping unit has a code consisting of an uppercase letter and a number. The letters stand for 25 different physiographical units. The numbers r...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Crop type

    Geography, Territory and environment

    On the soil suitability map, each mapping unit has a code consisting of an uppercase letter and a number. The letters stand for 25 different physiographical units. The numbers r...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Water storage capacity

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The term refers to water which is retained in the soil by tension forces and can easily be taken up by plants (soil moisture tension 0.1 - 1 Atm). Estimates show that there is l...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Waterlogging

    Geography, Territory and environment

    If external water (runoff from slopes and groundwater) is present in the soil as well as precipitation, this is described as external waterlogging. (Details: Soil suitability ma...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Permeability

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Permeability is measured using saturated soil core samples in the laboratory. Observations in the field highlighted a relationship between precipitation, permeability and morpho...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Stone content

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The stone content refers to the individual mineral components of the soil which are larger than 2 mm (sieve residue). In most cases the top 50 cm of the soil was evaluated. (Det...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Nutrient storage capacity

    Geography, Territory and environment

    In a similar way to water storage capacity, the aim is to specify how many equivalents of cations can be stored in the soil. The stored milliequivalents of cations were converte...

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  • Demand for irrigation

    Agriculture, forestry, Geography

    Long-term 33% quantile of relative evapotranspiration (ratio of current to potential evapotranspiration ET/ETp) for agriculturally productive areas of Switzerland. Calculation f...

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  • Copy of record Swiss temperature mean created at 2020-10-03 09:15:18

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Swiss temperature mean describes the temperature measured on average across the entire area of the country and at the various altitudes of Switzerland. The mean has been ava...

  • Automatic weather stations – Current measurement values

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Current 10-min values of the following meteorological parameter: Measurement values of air temperature, sunshine duration, precipitation, wind, humidity, global radiation and ai...

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  • Weather stations of the automatic monitoring network

    Geography, Territory and environment

    SwissMetNet, the automatic monitoring network of MeteoSwiss, comprises about 160 automatic monitoring stations. These stations deliver a multitude of current data on the weather...

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  • Weather stations of MeteoSwiss partner networks

    Geography, Territory and environment

    MeteoSwiss works closely with specialist cantonal departments and other institutions which operate their own monitoring networks. This allows for gaps in MeteoSwiss's own networ...

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  • Observations for aviation

    Geography, Territory and environment

    MeteoSwiss is responsible for flight safety from a meteorological perspective and makes an important contribution to aviation safety with its meteorological readings. The high v...

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  • Stations of the Swiss National Basic Climatological Network

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Swiss National Basic Climatological Network (Swiss NBCN) connects the major ground-based stations within the MeteoSwiss monitoring network. It consists of 29 climate monitor...

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  • Measurement values precipitation, past 10 min total

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Current measurement values of Precipitation, 10 min total [mm]. Data is updated every 10 minutes. The data set contains all weather stations of the SwissMetNet, the automatic mo...

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  • Visual meteorological observations

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The information on current weather events is supplemented by visual human observations. The atmospheric conditions around the observation site are described in detail. Visual ob...

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  • Geopotential height of the 700 hPa-surface, current value 10 min

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Current measurement values of Geopotential height 700 hPa, 10 min [gpm]. Data is updated every 10 minutes. The data set contains all weather stations of the SwissMetNet, the aut...

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  • Measurement values foehn index, 10 min

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Current measurement values of Foehn index, 10 min [index]. The foehn index is only available for the stations shown, and is updated every 10 minutes. Foehn wind is recorded only...

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  • Measurement values air pressure at station altitude (QFE), 10 min mean

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Current measurement values of Pressure station QFE, 10 min [hPa]. Data is updated every 10 minutes. The data set contains all weather stations of the SwissMetNet, the automatic ...

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