Climate Data for Latitude -23.75 Longitude 15.25

Köppen climate classification: BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)


Namib desert ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp60.961.860.859.154.249.849.248.049.352.254.857.5109 years
Mean Temp75.475.576.073.268.363.663.763.365.568.671.373.2109 years
Max Temp90.089.491.287.382.577.678.478.781.985.287.889.1109 years
FrostDays4. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin7. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -23.75 Longitude 15.25
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -23.75 Longitude 15.25
Yearly Total Frost Days 1902 - 2009 Latitude -23.75 Longitude 15.25
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -23.75 Longitude 15.25

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.