5-Day Rainfall in and around Metro Manila (as of 7 am, June 12, 2018)

Instrumentation & Technology Development

by Genie Lorenzo Rain due to the enhanced habagat totaled ~150-200 mm the past 5 days in weather stations in and around Metro Manila. The greatest observed total rainfall (206.4 mm as of 7 am, June 12, 2018) was observed in Manila Observatory, Quezon City. More than 50% of the total 5-day rain fell on...

by Genie Lorenzo Rain due to the enhanced habagat totaled ~150-200 mm the past 5 days in weather stations in and around Metro Manila. The greatest observed total rainfall...

Manila Observatory features Fr. Faura in Mini Exhibit

Interdisciplinary Research

On 6 August 2018, the mini exhibit on Fr. Federico Faura, S.J. was launched by Manila Observatory’s Library and Archives. The exhibit showcases fragments of Fr. Faura’s life and scientific contributions to Philippine science as the first Director of the Manila Observatory. The exhibit showcases the original Faura Aneroid Barometer, an instrument used by the...

On 6 August 2018, the mini exhibit on Fr. Federico Faura, S.J. was launched by Manila Observatory’s Library and Archives. The exhibit showcases fragments of Fr. Faura’s life and...

Drs. Gemma Narisma and Faye Cruz Join IPCC in China

Interdisciplinary Research

Dr. Gemma Narisma and Dr. Faye Cruz attended the first lead authors meeting for the Working Group 1 contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) in Guangzou, China last 25-29 June 2018. Dr. Narisma worked on the chapter on Atlas, which will serve as a compendium of regional...

Dr. Gemma Narisma and Dr. Faye Cruz attended the first lead authors meeting for the Working Group 1 contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel for...

Manila Observatory Renews Partnership with Chevron Philippines

Interdisciplinary Research

The Manila Observatory and Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI) renewed their partnership on the Metro Weather project with a ceremonial Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing last 10 July 2018. The Metro Weather project started in 2012, with the objective of informing the public about weather conditions making them more conscious and resilient. This partnership will allow...

The Manila Observatory and Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI) renewed their partnership on the Metro Weather project with a ceremonial Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing last 10 July 2018. The...