Climatology of precipitation and clouds over Atlantic_Ocean_off_wSahara
Atlantic Ocean off wSahara


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

  • Atlantic_Ocean_off_wSahara has a mean elevation of 2 meter and 97% of the area is covered with water. Within Atlantic_Ocean_off_wSahara, total human population is about 4505668. The geographical distributions of human population and topograph are shown below:

  • Precipitation and cloud

  • In Atlantic_Ocean_off_wSahara, mean annual precipitation is 177.93 (mm/year). Mean volume fraction of high level (10-14 km) cloud is about 4.0%. Mean volume fraction of mid level (5-10 km) cloud is about 5.1%. Mean volume fraction of low level (1-5 km) cloud is about 3.4%. Click the links on the left to see the details of the precipitation and cloud systems.

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