The University of Arkansas Rice Research and Extension Center and the USDA Agricultural Research Service have established two weather stations at the Rice Research and Extension Center located at Stuttgart, Arkansas.
The geographic locations of the stations are:
East Station is located at latitude 34.464 North, longitude 91.401 West.
This station is operated by the University of Arkansas.
West Station is located at latitude 34.469 North, longitude 91.420 West.
This station is operated by USDA Agricultural Research Service.
Data collected: rainfall, air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, sunlight, and soil temperature. Data from both stations are collected each minute and summarized as hourly and daily averages. Details on how these data are obtained can be found at the links shown on this page.
The Stuttgart Real-time Weather Data link below will take you to a page which gives you current weather information for our location. The Data Archives link has data beginning in 2008.
The real-time weather data is currently unavailable while equipment is being upgraded. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. (March 10, 2014).