CAMEL⁺ Weather Data Update - ACADS-BSG

September 22, 2022by ACADS-BSG

As previously mentioned, we will soon be introducing a new set of design conditions to CAMEL⁺ based on recent weather data received from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. The updated data set spans the years of 2000 to 2021.

Benefits of this include:

  • More locations – 760 locations now available (up from 600 in the previous weather data set).
  • Design conditions more in line with current weather trends – we have seen both comfort and critical summer conditions increase by 1°C on average across Australia.
  • Greater measurement accuracy / reliability – the majority of weather stations now take automatic readings at every hour of the day (vs manual readings just twice a day in the past).

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