Accession Number:

ADA289466

Title:

Southern Africa-A Climatological Study.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER SCOTT AFB IL

Report Date:

1994-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

216.0

Abstract:

This report is a climatological study of Southern Africa, a region that comprises The Republic of South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, Madagascar and the southern parts of Mozambique, Angola, Zaire, and Zambia. After describing the geography and major meteorological features of the entire study area, the study discusses the major climatic controls of each of Southern Africas six climatic commonality regions in detail. Each season is defined and discussed in considerable detail, to include typical weather, clouds, visibility, winds, precipitation, and temperature.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Geography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE