Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

Pacific Ocean Equatorial Temperature and Wind

File Size Format  
v27n4-406-408.pdf 1.43 MB Adobe PDF View/Open

Item Summary

Title:Pacific Ocean Equatorial Temperature and Wind
Authors:Montgomery, R.B.
Date Issued:Oct 1973
Publisher:University of Hawaii Press
Citation:Montgomery RB. 1973. Pacific Ocean equatorial temperature and wind. Pac Sci 27(4): 406-408.
Abstract:Equatorial ocean temperatures at long. 1650 W during 1957-1971
are presented. Their correlation with Canton Island surface wind is found
to be -0.57, which is not so close as might be expected from a recent paper by
Hires and Montgomery. When the annual cycles are removed, the correlation becomes
- 0.69. The annual cycle of Canton Island wind shows a primary maximum
in August and a secondary maximum in February-March, somewhat inverse to
the previously found cycle of equatorial temperature.
Appears in Collections: Pacific Science Volume 27, Numbers 4, 1973

Please email if you need this content in ADA-compliant format.

Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.