Climate Data for Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25

Köppen climate classification: Cfa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: hot summer)


Blue Ridge Parkway

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp25.226.633.241.049.857.861.960.854.642.533.226.6104 years
Mean Temp36.438.445.654.462.769.973.272.166.655.845.637.9109 years
Max Temp47.650.458.267.975.782.084.783.578.669.258.249.1109 years
FrostDays31.028.229.414. years
WetDays10.68.711.19.710.28.611. years
Precipitationin3. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin1. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 36.25 Longitude -81.25

Climate data provided by CRU TS 3.1 - University of East Anglia Climate Research Unit (CRU). [Phil Jones, Ian Harris]. CRU Time Series (TS) high resolution gridded datasets, [Internet]. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, 2008, Accessed: 28-July-2011
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Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263
The calculation method for the potential evapotranspiration is the FAO grass reference equation (Ekstrom et al., 2007, which is based on Allen et al., 1994). It is a variant of the Penman Monteith method using TMP, TMN, TMX, VAP, CLD.