Climate Data for Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75

Köppen climate classification: BSk (Climate: arid; Precipitation: steppe; Temperature: cold arid)


Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp26.127.834.242.351.158.762.460.655.144.932.526.0105 years
Mean Temp40.443.249.657.866.374.376.374.568.859.347.940.4109 years
Max Temp54.758.365.073.481.890.090.388.482.773.963.554.9109 years
FrostDays31.028.227.816. years
WetDays2. years
Precipitationin0. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin2. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 32.25 Longitude -104.75

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.