Climate Data for Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75

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


Southern Atlantic mangroves ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp66.266.466.465. years
Mean Temp75.475.775.673.771.368.467.368.771.272.473.474.9109 years
Max Temp84.885.384.882.380.477.676.378.680.981.081.983.5109 years
FrostDays1. years
WetDays27.624.425.016.510.47.711.99.48.723.528.528.9109 years
Precipitationin5. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -16.75 Longitude -40.75

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.