Climate Data for Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75

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


Southeastern Papuan rain forests ecoregion

Averages (English) Metric

Min Temp65.065.064.763.664.161.460.560.360.862.062.964.4109 years
Mean Temp76.576.375.975.374.773.472.572.673.674.975.976.7109 years
Max Temp88.287.687.287.185.485.684.685.086.688.189.088.9109 years
FrostDays5. years
WetDays28.927.630.828.222.414.915.116.717.815.218.823.9109 years
Precipitationin15.314.513.611. years
Potential Evapotranspirationin4. years
Yearly Average Temperatures 2010 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75
Monthly Mean Temperatures 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75
Yearly Total Frost Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75
Yearly Total Precipitation 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75
Yearly Total Wet Days 1901 - 2009 Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75
Yearly Total Potential Evapotranspiration 1901 - 2009 (English) Latitude -8.75 Longitude 147.75

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.