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Table 1 Climate data of the 26-year-period analysed, retrieved from Tortosa (Ebro Delta, Spain) weather station.

From: Malaria resurgence risk in southern Europe: climate assessment in an historically endemic area of rice fields at the Mediterranean shore of Spain

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
MMT
(°C)
13.5 15.5 18.1 20.6 23.4 27.3 30.2 30.0 27.6 17.8 14.0 22.6 21.7
MmT
(°C)
4.8 5.6 7.6 10.1 13.2 17.2 19.8 19.9 17.7 12.9 8.9 6.1 12.0
MET
(°C)
9.2 10.6 12.9 15.4 18.3 22.3 25.0 25.0 22.7 17.8 13.4 10.1 16.9
Pt
(mm)
29.0 26.0 40.0 45.0 68.0 47.0 20.0 38.0 84.0 72.0 43.0 53.0 565.0
RH
(%)
66.0 63.0 65.0 59.0 63.0 61.0 60.0 65.0 64.0 69.0 67.0 68.0 64.0
PET
(mm)
39.0 53.0 78.0 113.0 136.0 150.0 182.0 157.0 112.0 70.0 45.0 55.0 99.0
GR (W/m2) 172.0 241.0 298.0 418.0 474.0 527.0 552.0 482.0 358.0 256.0 190.0 149.0 343.0
WM
(m/s)
3.9 3.8 3.5 3.7 3.4 2.6 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.0 3.5 3.9 3.4
VP
(hPa)
7.7 8.0 9.6 10.4 13.2 16.5 19.0 20.6 17.6 14.0 10.3 8.4 12.9
  1. MMT = mean maximum temperature; MmT = mean minimum temperature; MET = mean environmental temperature; Pt = precipitation; RH = relative humidity; PET = potential evapotranspiration; GR = global radiation; WM = wind speed; VP = vapor pressure.