Climate Data for Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75

Köppen climate classification: Aw (Climate: equatorial; Precipitation: winter dry)


Cape York Peninsula tropical savanna ecoregion
Mungkan Kandju National Park

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp74.273.873.571.368.264.562.962.966.069.172.474.0109 years
Mean Temp81.881.180.879.477.174.373.173.977.080.182.883.1109 years
Max Temp89.688.588.287.586.084.283.484.988.091.393.292.3109 years
FrostDays2. years
WetDays21.624.621. years
Precipitationin12.012.810. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin5. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -13.75 Longitude 142.75

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.