Leola WRAN data


The WRAN data for the Leola site is available as a series of *.pdf reports containing time-sequence and histogram plots.  Select the month for which you would like the plots.  (If you would like the data in another format, contact Dr. Todey.)

Statistics for the Leola site:
Site elevation:  632 m(2072 ft)
Site latitude:  45o 41' 19" N
Site longitude:  99o 15' 14" W
Date of activation:  December 5, 2001
Data averaging interval:  10 minutes
Overall data recovery rate:  99.15%
Average wind speed since December 5, 2001, 50 meters:  8.81 m/sec (19.7 mph)
Approximate wind class at 50 meters*:  7 (barely)
Average wind speed since December 5, 2001, 70 meters:  9.48 m/sec (21.2 mph)

*The approximate class numbers given here are based on average wind speeds and the approximate class table given in the NREL Wind Assessment Handbook.  This number is an approximation only, as it is based on several assumptions (and a limited data set, so far).

Data reports available: