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Use this form to retrieve hourly data collected at Mechanicsburg. Although this is the most current data, it is not considered official until it has been certified by the technical staff. This information is updated hourly.
This web page provides the most current hourly averaged data available. Our convention for time-tagging data is the beginning of each hour. For example, values shown for the noon hour are based on measurements taken from noon to 1:00 p.m. The noon average will not be calculated until after 1:00 p.m. The noon average will then be available on our external server from 1:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. This results in an apparent one-hour time lag in the data. We also present our data in Local Standard Time for each measuring site. For most of Indiana this is Eastern Standard Time. During Daylight Savings, this introduces another apparent one-hour time lag in the data.
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The table below contains hourly averages for all the pollutants and meteorological conditions measured at Mechanicsburg for Friday, May 6, 2016. All times shown are in EST.
|Parameter Measured||Morning||Parameter Measured||POC|
|Wind Speed||3.2||2.3||3.4||FEW||NA||NA||Wind Speed||1|
|Resultant Wind Speed||3.0||1.9||3.3||FEW||NA||NA||Resultant Wind Speed||1|
|Resultant Wind Direction||329||328||306||FEW||NA||NA||Resultant Wind Direction||1|
|Maximum Wind Gust||9.3||6.0||6.6||FEW||NA||NA||Maximum Wind Gust||1|
|Std. Dev. Wind Direction||23||36||13||FEW||NA||NA||Std. Dev. Wind Direction||1|
|Vertical Wind Direction||2.8||-3.3||-6.6||FEW||NA||NA||Vertical Wind Direction||1|
|Outdoor Temperature||49.4||46.6||46.3||FEW||NA||NA||Outdoor Temperature||1|
|Relative Humidity||76||82||82||FEW||NA||NA||Relative Humidity||1|
|Barometric Pressure||978.2||978.1||978.0||FEW||NA||NA||Barometric Pressure||1|
|Parameter Measured||Mid||1:00||2:00||3:00||4:00||5:00||Parameter Measured||POC|
|Maximum values for each parameter are bold within the table. Minimum values are bold italic.|
PLEASE NOTE: This data has not been verified by the IDEM and may change. This is the most current data, but it is not official until it has been certified by our technical staff. Data is collected from IDEM ambient monitoring sites and may include data collected by other outside agencies. This data is updated hourly. All times shown are in local standard time unless otherwise indicated.