total_air_temperature

under discussion
Created: April 20, 2016
Proposer: Damien Boulanger
Proposed Date: 2014-09-16
Change Date: April 20, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
Term: total_air_temperature
Unit: K
Unit ref: UPKA
AMIP:
GRIB:
Total air temperature or stagnation temperature is the temperature at a stagnation point in a fluid flow. Measured by a temperature probe mounted on the surface of the aircraft.
Change Date: April 20, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
Term: total_air_temperature
Unit: K
Unit ref: UPKA
AMIP:
GRIB:
Total air temperature or stagnation temperature is the temperature at a stagnation point in a fluid flow. Measured by a temperature probe mounted on the surface of the aircraft. Air temperature is the bulk temperature of the air, not the surface (skin) temperature.