| Forests, Climate, and Hydrology: Regional Impacts (1988) |
|3. Effects of tropical forest on water yield|
Köppen Scheme of Classification Modified by Trewartha (1961)
A. Tropical forest climates; all months above 18°C.
C. Humid sub-tropical.
a. Warmest month above 22°C.
b. Warmest month below 22°C.
c. Less than 4 months above 10°C.
d. Less than 4 months below 10°C.
f. Constantly moist, rainfall every month of year.
s. Dry season in summer.
w. Dry season in winter.
m. Monsoonal rain, short dry season, yearly rainfall sufficient to support tropical rain forest.