Climatology of precipitation and clouds over Mediterranean_Sea
Mediterranean Sea


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

  • Mediterranean_Sea has a mean elevation of 9 meter and 91 % of the area is covered with water. Within Mediterranean_Sea , total human population is about 17599176. The geographical distributions of human population and topograph are shown below:

  • Precipitation and cloud

  • In Mediterranean_Sea , mean annual precipitation is 416.83 (mm/year). Mean volume fraction of high level (10-14 km) cloud is about 1.0%. Mean volume fraction of mid level (5-10 km) cloud is about 6.5%. Mean volume fraction of low level (1-5 km) cloud is about 5.6%. Click the links on the left to see the details of the precipitation and cloud systems.

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