Climatology of precipitation and clouds over E_SPCZ
E SPCZ


General info
Precipitation
System properties
Cloud
Seasonal variation
Diurnal variation
Vertical Structure
Extreme events
Time series
  • Cloud geographical distribution

  • Over E_SPCZ , mean high level (10-14 km) cloud volume fraction is about 7.9%. Mean mid level (5-10 km) cloud volume fraction is about 12.8%. Mean low level (1-5 km) cloud volume fraction is about 13.9%.

  • Cloud seasonal and diurnal variation

  • Seasonal and day vs. night variations of high, mid and low level cloud fraction over E_SPCZ are shown in following figure. You may check the details of cloud fraction in various seasons and at different local times.


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