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 Total precipitation (mm)
Characteristic Description
Name Total precipitation (mm) by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Portuguese Institute of Ocean and Atmosphere
First available period 1971
Last available period 2020
Dimensions
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
Concepts
  • PRECIPITATION:  Deposition of water on earth from the atmosphere, in the liquid or solid state, resulting in different forms of precipitation - rain, snow and hail - arising from thermohydrodynamic processes that occur in cloud systems.
  • WEATHER STATION:  A facility where scientific studies are conductedand atmospheric phenomena are observed for the purpose of making weatherforecasts. The information gathered by weather stations and satellites iscollated by computers at central departments and mathematical.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Formule [Sum (daily precipitation values)*30]
Measure unit (symbol) Millimetre (mm)
Power of 10  0
Observations
Last update date 24/09/2021


information presented in 18/10/2021