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Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Country  profile 


Area: 25,333 km2 (water: 1.9%)
Population: (estimate) 2,034,000
Population density: 80 /km2
Data obtained from WMO:
Number of meteorological stations in WMO GOS catalog: 27
GOS stations density: 1.06 /1000 km2
Data obtained by questionnaire:
Number of automatic weather stations (AWS): 3
AWS density: 0.11 /1000 km2 (Remark: data from AWS contains over 50% missing values)
Number of manned meteorological stations (measuring at least precipitation): 198
Manned stations density: 7.81 /1000 km2 (Remark: data not available sooner than after one month for majority of stations)
Number of soil moisture measurement sites: 1
Number of groundwater measurement sites: 115
Data on soil type available? No
Data on soil water holding capacity available? No