Climate Data for Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25

Köppen climate classification: Aw (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: winter dry)


Changelane river gorge
Mlawula Nature Reserve

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp70.570.268.063.557.752.252.355.259.762.965.768.4109 years
Mean Temp79.478.877.173.669.264.764.867.270.672.975.077.8109 years
Max Temp88.387.586.183.680.877.377.579.381.683.084.487.3109 years
FrostDays12. years
WetDays8. years
Precipitationin5. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin5. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25
Yearly Total Frost Days 1902 - 2009 Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -26.25 Longitude 32.25

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.