Climate Data for Latitude -17.25 Longitude 128.75

Köppen climate classification: BSh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: hot arid)


Purnululu National Park

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp75.974.973.067.461.355.253.357.665.171.975.476.5109 years
Mean Temp87.486.084.880.775.169.468.473.180.186.388.988.8109 years
Max Temp99.097.396.894.289.083.783.688.795.2100.7102.5101.2109 years
FrostDays8. years
Precipitationin5. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin7. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 128.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 128.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -17.25 Longitude 128.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 128.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -17.25 Longitude 128.75

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.