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Table 1 Characteristics of weather stations

From: Durability of snow cover and its long-term variability in the Western Sudetes Mountains

Station H (m a.s.l.) Latitude φN (°, ′, ″) Longitude λE (°, ′, ″) Affiliation Morphological form Climatic zone (according to Hess et al. 1980) Macro-exposure The scope of data
Śnieżka 1603 50° 44′ 10″ 15° 44′ 23″ IMGW–PIB Peak in the Karkonosze Mts Very cold N–S uncovered peak 1961–2015
Szrenica 1331 50° 47′ 27″ 15° 30′ 44″ UWr Slope below a peak on plateau in the Karkonosze Mts Very cold S 1961–2001
Benecko_1 880 50° 39′ 51″ 15° 33′ 32″ CHMI Slope in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately cold S 1961–1993
Jakuszyce 860 50° 49′ 23″ 15° 26′ 31″ IMGW–PIB Mountain pass between Karkonosze and Izera Mts Moderately cold S 1965–2015
Benecko_2 790 50° 40′ 18″ 15° 33′ 00″ CHMI Slope in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately cold S 1994–2015
Bedřichov 777 50° 48′ 54″ 15° 08′ 14″ CHMI Slope in the Izera Mts Moderately cold S 1961–2015
Desná-Souš 772 50° 47′ 22″ 15° 19′ 11″ CHMI Shallow valley in the Izera Mts Moderately cold S 1961–2015
Karpacz_1 720 50° 46′ 00″ 15° 45′ 00″ IMGW–PIB Slope in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately cold N 1951–1980
Harrachov 675 50° 46′ 54″ 15° 25′ 12″ CHMI Valley in the Izera Mts Moderately cold S 1961–2011
Vysoké nad Jizerou 670 50° 41′ 16″ 15° 24′ 12″ CHMI Slope in the Izera Mts Moderately cold S 1961–1978
Przesieka 650 50° 47′ 56″ 15° 40′ 02″ IMGW–PIB Slope in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately cold N 1961–2015
Szklarska Poręba 645 50° 50′ 04″ 15° 31′ 45″ IMGW–PIB Slope in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately cold N 2001–2015
Karpacz_2 580 50° 46′ 44″ 15° 46′ 10″ IMGW–PIB Slope in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately warm N 1983–2015
Horní Maršov 565 50° 39′ 35″ 15° 49′ 15″ CHMI Lower area of Karkonosze Mts Moderately warm S 1961–2015
Świeradów Zdrój 543 50° 53′ 54″ 15° 21′ 31″ IMGW–PIB Slope in the Izera Mts Moderately warm N 1961–2015
Hejnice 396 50° 53′ 04″ 15° 10′ 59″ CHMI Foothills of the Izera Mts Moderately warm N 1961–2015
Jelenia Góra 342 50° 54′ 01″ 15° 47′ 20″ IMGW–PIB Dale in the Karkonosze Mts Moderately warm N 1961–2015