Paramaribo, Suriname

Latitude: 5.75° N
Longitude: 55.2° W
Elevation: 23 msl

Status: Active

Website(s):

Station Representative(s):

Mrs. Sukarni Sallons Mitro (Director)
Meteorological Service of Suriname 
Paramaribo
Suriname

Dr. Ankie Piters
Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)
De Bilt
The Netherlands

NDACC Measurements at the Paramaribo, Suriname Station

Instrument Status Period Parameter Affiliations Data link
BrewerMkIII, B159 Active
1999
–present
Ozone Met Service, Paramaribo, KNMI
FTIR SpectrometerBruker 120M/125M Active
2004
–present
Profile - multiple species U. Bremen
LidarMARL Campaign
2004
2006
Aerosol AWI
SondeECC-6a Active
1999
–present
Ozone Met Service, Paramaribo, KNMI
AWI: Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (Germany)
ECC: Electrochemical Concentration Cell (relates to ozonesondes)
KNMI: Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
MARL: Mobile Aerosol Raman Lidar
STAR: Support for Tropical Atmospheric Research