Historical Drought

Climate affects sectors in society in a number of ways. These effects may be direct, as with heat stress, or indirect, as with infectious diseases such as malaria and meningitis.

This facility aims to explore and inform users about the climate-society relationship with an emphasis on the seasonal nature of that relationship, where appropriate.

Historical Daily Seasonal Characteristics
The Maproom explores historical daily precipitation by calculating simple seasonal statistics.
The Maproom explores historical daily temperature by calculating simple seasonal statistics.
Historical Drought Frequency
This map shows the maximum precipitation amounts for multiple return periods for Colombia using the Regional Frequency Analysis using L-moments (RFA-LM).
This map shows the minimum precipitation amounts for multiple return periods for Colombia using a Regional Frequency Analysis using L-moments (RFA-LM).