Climate Data for Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75

Köppen climate classification: Cwb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: warm summer)


Drakensberg montane grasslands, woodlands and forests ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp46.846.043.736.530.725.124.728.334.839.541.944.3105 years
Mean Temp58.356.954.348.142.938.238.241.948.251.853.356.0109 years
Max Temp69.867.965.159.755.151.251.855.561.664.164.767.8109 years
FrostDays13.44.112.820.631. years
WetDays16. years
Precipitationin5. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -29.25 Longitude 28.75

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.