Climatology of precipitation and clouds over Western_Sahel_Semi_Desert
Western Sahel Semi Desert


General info
Precipitation
System properties
Cloud
Seasonal variation
Diurnal variation
Vertical Structure
Extreme events
  • Topography and population

  • Western_Sahel_Semi_Desert has a mean elevation of 281 meter and 0% of the area is covered with water. Within Western_Sahel_Semi_Desert, total human population is about 66084352. The geographical distributions of human population and topograph are shown below:

  • Precipitation and cloud

  • In Western_Sahel_Semi_Desert, mean annual precipitation is 578.93 (mm/year). Mean volume fraction of high level (10-14 km) cloud is about 10.2%. Mean volume fraction of mid level (5-10 km) cloud is about 8.8%. Mean volume fraction of low level (1-5 km) cloud is about 5.4%. Click the links on the left to see the details of the precipitation and cloud systems.

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