Climate components

Meteorological station Kenyatta University Nairobie
Meteorological station Kenyatta University Nairobie
Image Credit: Anette Stumptner 2012

Climate components are describing in integrated manner the current weather and weather condition. Climate components are dynamic and change permanently; continuous measurement is necessary for defining and forecasting weather. They are:

  • Radiation
  • Air pressure
  • Humidity
  • Temperature
  • Wind speed and direction
  • Evapo-transpiration
  • Precipitation
  • Condensation
  • Cloud cover