Climate Data for Latitude -15.75 Longitude 35.25

Köppen climate classification: Cwa (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: winter dry; Temperature: hot summer)


Soche Mountain Forest Reserve
South Malawi montane forest-grassland mosaic ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp66.365.965.262.457.855.053.455.459.364.066.166.4109 years
Mean Temp74.173.673.170.967.364.463.066.270.975.276.074.7109 years
Max Temp81.981.581.079.576.873.972.677.182.686.486.083.0109 years
WetDays17.519.318. years
Precipitationin10. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -15.75 Longitude 35.25
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -15.75 Longitude 35.25
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -15.75 Longitude 35.25
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -15.75 Longitude 35.25
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -15.75 Longitude 35.25

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.