AIR TEMPERATURE ANOMALIES FOR CROATIA IN SPRING 2015.
Average spring air temperature in Croatia for spring (March, April and May) 2015 was above the multi-annual average (1961-1990) at all studied stations. Corresponding air temperature anomalies for spring 2015 were within the range from 0.5°C to 1.8°C
According to percentile ranks and classification ratings, thermal conditions in Croatia for spring 2015 have been described by the following categories: normal (part of Eastern Croatia and part of the Southern Adratic), very warm (wider area of Gospić, part of Northern Croatia as well as the Northern Adriatic and part of the Middle Adriatic) and warm (the remainig part of Croatia).
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS FOR CROATIA IN SPRING 2015.
An analysis of precipitation amounts for spring 2015 expressed as percentages (%) of 1961-1990 average, shows that these precipitation amounts were mainly below the mentioned average. Corresponding precipitation amounts for spring 2015 were within the range from 45% to 153% of multi-annual average for this season.
According to percentile ranks and classification ratings, precipitation amounts for spring 2015 have been described by the following five categories: dry (an area in the hinterland of the Middle Adriatic and part of the Southern Adriatic), very dry (part of the Northern Adriatic and its hinterland), extremely dry (several areas in the Northern Adriatic), wet (an area in Central Croatia and part of the Southern Adriatic) and normal (the remaining part of Croatia).