The HATS flask GC-MSD program measures a couple of HFCs. Below are links to data files and figures for HFC-152a.

HFC-152a

Atmospheric dry mole fractions (parts-per-trillion or ppt) of HFC-152a measured by GC-MSD in the HATS flask program. Each point represents a monthly mean at one of 8-12 stations: Alert, Canada (ALT), Summit Greenland (SUM), Barrow, Alaska (BRW), Mace Head, Ireland (MHD), Trinidad Head, California (THD), Niwot Ridge, Colorado (NWR), Cape Kumukahi, Hawaii (KUM), Manua Loa, Hawaii (MLO), American Samoa (SMO), Cape Grim, Australia (CGO), Palmer Station, Antarctica (PSA), South Pole, Antarctica (SPO).

HCFC-141b

Zonal mean dry mole fractions (ppt) are estimated by equally weighting monthly mean measurements in each latitude band. Small gaps (less than 6 months) are interpolated prior to averaging. Solid lines are used for Northern hemispheric measurements and dashed for the Southern hemisphere.

Selected Publication

  • Montzka, S. A. and G. Dutton, 2012: [Global climate] Ozone-depleting gases and their replacements [in “State of the Climate in 2011”]. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93 (7), S68–S69.