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Design Conditions Definitions (Annual) for all ASHRAE 2009 Design Condition Locations
Posted by Linda Lawrie, Last modified by Linda Lawrie on 12 April 2013 08:40 PM

The ASHRAE Handbook of Fundamentals specifies design conditions for 5500+ locations.  This zip file has "macro defined" sets for each in EnergyPlus V7.1 (and later) format.

Several files are included:

2009_DesignDayCityCountry.csv   - this is the key to countries, cities and the key used for the epmacro defines to obtain the data
2009_Annual_DesignDay_AllRegions.zip  - this is a zip of the following zips:
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_1_Africa.zip - design day definitions for WMO Region 1: Africa
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_2_Asia.zip- design day definitions for WMO Region 2: Asia
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_3_South_America.zip - design day definitions for WMO Region 3: South America
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_4_North_And_Central_America.zip  - design day definitions for WMO Region 4: North and Central America
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_5_Southwest_Pacific.zip  - design day definitions for WMO Region 5: Southwest Pacific
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_6_Europe.zip - design day definitions for WMO Region 6: Europe
2009_Annual_DesignDay_Region_7_Antarctica.zip - design day definitions for WMO Region 7: Antarctica

Climatic Design Conditions are discussed in the ASHRAE Handbook of Fundamentals, Chapter 14, 2009 edition.

Annual Design Conditions are (represented by the attachments in EnergyPlus SizingPeriod:Designday form) also discussed in this chapter.



Attachments 
 
 2009_designdaycitycountry.csv (272.25 KB)
 2009_annual_designday_allregions.zip (3.93 MB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_1_africa.zip (146.72 KB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_2_asia.zip (1.06 MB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_3_south_america.zip (112.17 KB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_4_north_and_central_america.zip (1.14 MB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_5_southwest_pacific.zip (322.39 KB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_6_europe.zip (1.21 MB)
 2009_annual_designday_region_7_antarctica.zip (22.87 KB)
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