Table 1

Means and standard deviations

Climate parameters

Measured

PRISM 4-km cells (Daly et al. 1994)

PRISM cells downscaled to 270 km

Number of stations

Mean

Standard deviation

Mean

Standard deviation

Mean

Standard deviation


Precipitation (mm/month)

38.1

23.8

35.8

22.4

35.7

22.2

195

Minimum air temperature (°C)

8.2

3.5

8.8

3.7

8.8

3.6

183

Maximum air temperature (°C)

23.2

3.5

23.5

3.7

23.5

3.6

185


Means and standard deviations of measured climate parameters (from the National Weather Service and California Irrigation and Management Information System) and PRISM parameters for 4-km cells and cells downscaled to 270 m for cells occupied by climate stations.

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