Air temperature anomalies for Croatia in January 2016
Throughout Croatia the average monthly air temperature for January 2016 was above the multi-annual average (1961-1990) as indicated by the positive sign of air temperatue anomalies. Corresponding air temperature anomalies were within the range from 1.1°C to 3.3°C.
According to percentile ranks and classification ratings, thermal conditions in Croatia for January 2016 have been described by dominant category warm while an area in Northeastern Croatia falls under the category normal.
Precipitation amounts for Croatia in January 2016
An analysis of precipitation amounts for January 2016 given in percentages (%) of 1961-1990 average, shows that these precipitation amounts were mainly above the average. A comparison with the multi-annual average reveals that corresponding precipitation amounts for January 2016 were within the range from 30% to 207% of mentioned average for this month.
According to percentile ranks and classification ratings, precipitation amounts for January 2016 have been described by following categories: dry (part of the Southern Adriatic), normal (part of Northwestern Croatia as well as part of the Northern, Middle and Southern Adriatic), very wet (an area in Central Croatia and part of the Nothern Adriatic) and wet (the remaining part of Croatia).
Number of days with snow cover ≥ 1 cm in January 2016 was within the range from 1 to 29 days while the maximum snow depth recorded at main meteorological station Zavižan (Northern Velebit) was 60 cm.