The Automated Weather Station (AWS) Project of the Ateneo de Davao University aims to contribute in increasing of adaptive capacities of communities. This can be done through data collection and analysis of data for future forecasting and modelling.

The long term over-all objective of the research is to create models and forecasts on climate patterns and changes of the city and its nearby communities which can be used as management tools in the future in terms of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation.