Climate Data for Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25

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


Richtersveld National Park

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp60.460.859.054.649.045.343.944.948.251.955.458.8109 years
Mean Temp72.772.570.766.160.656.755.757.060.764.567.971.1109 years
Max Temp85.184.382.577.772.468.167.669.373.377.280.683.5109 years
FrostDays2. years
WetDays1. years
Precipitationin0. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin7. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -28.25 Longitude 17.25

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.