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alternate sources of epw files

asked 2020-06-24 15:58:30 -0500

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updated 2020-06-25 09:28:15 -0500

Does anyone know of any third-party sources of EPW files for use with ResStock and PAT other than WhiteBox Technologies? http://weather.whiteboxtechnologies.com/

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answered 2020-06-26 11:21:22 -0500

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EPW MAP (https://www.ladybug.tools/epwmap/) is great but not quite up to date with all the http://climate.onebuilding.org files that are out there. If you go to climate.onebuilding.org, each of the WMO regions have a kml file that will show you to the available files as well as enable you to download.

Dr Yi Zhang also has a site: https://app.ensims.com/epwmap.html

Linda

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answered 2020-06-25 07:51:27 -0500

updated 2020-06-25 07:58:52 -0500

A good reference for a variety of sources of weather data is the Weather Data for Simulation page which includes climate.onebuilding.org. Many of the sources are referenced on the EPW Map page that Luis Lara mentioned.

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answered 2020-06-24 16:03:44 -0500

Take a look at EPW MAP

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answered 2020-06-28 20:44:17 -0500

For locations in Italy you can build your EPW from row data you can find here (they are the basis of the recently renovated italian regulation climatic dataset):

https://try.cti2000.it/

Here another free set for locations in Italy, from an European Project:

http://www.itmeteodata.com/index.php

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answered 2020-06-29 07:32:02 -0500

If you know how to generate EPW file from weather parameters, feel free to reach out to me, happy to help. Based on your previous question, if you're looking for data for Clarke County in Georgia, here's the CSV file for 2000 to 2019 with the parameters you'd probably need to generate EPW file for each year. Data is taken from ERA5 reanalysis, which should be better than any weather-station based data.

´╗┐https://www.dropbox.com/s/iquemh0roj0feb7/ClarkeCounty-Georgia-US-2000-2019.zip

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