Climate Data for Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75

Köppen climate classification: Af (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: fully humid)


Guianan Freshwater swamp forests ecoregion
Northern Saramacca

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp72.572.572.773.373.873.573.073.373.973.673.973.0109 years
Mean Temp78.678.879.279.679.979.880. years
Max Temp84.985.385.786.186.086.387.288.890.390.289.086.2109 years
FrostDays7. years
WetDays23.114.716.020.630.129.123.912.96.66.511.820.9109 years
Precipitationin7. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1954 - 2009 Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude 5.75 Longitude -55.75

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.