Climate Data for Latitude -17.25 Longitude 12.75

Köppen climate classification: BWk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: cold arid)


Kaokoveld desert ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp57.157.857.655.650.647.646.848.851.653.354.856.0109 years
Mean Temp63.864.564.162.458.655.554.255.958.860.962.162.8109 years
Max Temp70.671.170.669.466.763.661.663.166.268.569.569.8109 years
FrostDays3. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin3. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 12.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 12.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -17.25 Longitude 12.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 12.75

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.