Air temperature anomalies for Croatia in August 2016
Nearly throughout Croatia average monthly air temperature for August 2016 was above the multi-annual average (1961 - 1990) as indicated by positive anomalies of average monthly air temperature. Corresponding air temperature anomalies were within the range from -0.3°C to 1.9°C.
According to percentile ranks and classification ratings, thermal conditions in Croatia for August 2016 have been classified by the following categories: warm (part of the Northern and Southern Adriatic as well as several areas in the continental part of Croatia and an area in the Middle Adriatic) and normal (the remaining part of Croatia).
Precipitation amounts for Croatia in August 2016
An analysis of the precipitation amounts for August 2016 expressed as percentages (%) of 1961 - 1990 average, shows that precipitation amounts were mainly below the average. A comparison with the multi-annual average reveals that corresponding precipitation amounts for August 2016 were within the range from 4% to 247% of the mentioned average for this month. The highest precipitation amount on record was recorded on station Mali Lošinj for August 2016 (167.4 mm). The mentioned monthly precipitation amount exceeded maximum monthly amount for August according to avaiable data series of station Mali Lošinj (164.9 mm, August 1966).
According to percentile ranks and classification ratings, the precipitation amounts for August 2016 have been described by the following categories: dry (several areas in the continental part of Croatia as well as part of the Middle and Southern Adriatic), very dry (an area in the Southern Adriatic), wet (an area in Central Croatia), very wet (an area in the Northern Adriatic) and normal (the remaining part of Croatia).