Climate Data for Latitude -8.75 Longitude 141.25

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


Trans Fly savanna and grasslands ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp74.774.674.574.073.171.470.169.870.872.374.074.7109 years
Mean Temp81.781.581.781.680.578.977.878.179.381.082.382.5109 years
Max Temp88.988.589.089.287.986.585.886.687.989.690.890.2109 years
WetDays25. years
Precipitationin10.69.310. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 141.25
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 141.25
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 141.25
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -8.75 Longitude 141.25
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 141.25

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.