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dc.contributor.author Wentworth, Chester Keeler en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-01T20:54:35Z en_US
dc.date.available 2011-06-01T20:54:35Z en_US
dc.date.issued 1946 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Wentworth, Chester Keeler. Geographic Variation in Annual Rainfall on Oahu. Honolulu: U of Hawaii, 1946. Print. U. of Hawaii Research Pub. No. 22. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10524/11887 en_US
dc.description.abstract This paper deals with variations in the relationship between the annual rainfall of any given station and that of one other station, near or far. The variation is stated as a ratio of the normal or average relationship between the two stations. The most probable deviation of this ratio from its mean is a measure of the probable error of estimate in restoring a missing record of annual rainfall by reference to another station when the normal relationship is known. The records of 13 stations on Oahu for a period of 35 years were used and measures of geographic variation determined for similar and near-by pairs of stations as well as for dissimilar and remote pairs. In general, probable geographic variations for any year are found to be as low as 10 per cent for the most closely similar pairs of stations and as high as 45 per cent for the more remote and least similar pairs. Charles K. Wentworth, Principal Geologist, Honolulu Board of Water Supply. en_US
dc.format.extent 32 pages en_US
dc.language.iso en-US en_US
dc.publisher University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii en_US
dc.rights All rights reserved en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Rain and rainfall--Hawaii--Oahu. en_US
dc.title Geographic variation in annual rainfall on Oahu en_US
dc.type Book en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US
local.identifier.callnumber AS36.H32 R4 no.22 en_US

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