Country: Mauritania
Latitude:18.4838 N
Longitude:15.2113 W
Nearby Cities:Nouakchott

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - - 0.84
± 0.18
1.11
± 0.22
2.28
± 0.58
2.49
± 1.08
Mauritania - - 0.85
± 0.18
1.12
± 0.21
2.28
± 0.63
2.55
± 1.15
Western Africa - - 0.92
± 0.20
0.86
± 0.13
2.02
± 0.31
3.09
± 0.54
Africa - - 0.83
± 0.20
0.92
± 0.12
1.99
± 0.21
2.49
± 0.45
Northern Hemisphere - 0.79
± 0.16
0.96
± 0.10
1.19
± 0.05
2.56
± 0.20
3.56
± 0.20
Global Land 0.43
± 0.18
0.79
± 0.13
0.91
± 0.08
1.11
± 0.03
2.16
± 0.11
2.78
± 0.13

Local Climate Variabiity

Difference from Global Land Average ( °C, 95% range )

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 1.57 ± 0.65 ± 0.31 ± 0.24 ± 0.19

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.46 0.79 0.93 0.95 0.96

Variability in Monthly Means ( °C, 95% range )

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 1.77 ± 1.96 ± 1.94 ± 1.71 ± 1.58 ± 1.29
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 1.01 ± 0.90 ± 0.91 ± 1.20 ± 1.50 ± 1.82

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature