Climate Data for Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75

Köppen climate classification: Am (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: monsoonal)


Southern New Guinea lowland rain forests ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp74.574.574.374.273.772.771.771.772.073.073.874.4109 years
Mean Temp81.381.381.581.580.980.078.979.179.880.981.881.7109 years
Max Temp88.388.388.788.988.187.386.386.687.589.089.889.1109 years
FrostDays2. years
WetDays25.627.030.523.920.922.217.421.017.214.612.720.6109 years
Precipitationin14.213.118.415.512.810.510. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1967 - 2009 Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -6.25 Longitude 140.75

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.