Accession Number : AD0660814

Title :   AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY ON THE CLIMATE OF THE INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS,

Corporate Author : WEATHER BUREAU WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Wallace,J. A. , Jr

Report Date : APR 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 80

Abstract : The bibliography consists of sources containing meteorological and/or climatological data for those islands in the Indian Ocean which lie within the approximate bounds of south of Ceylon, west of Sumatra and Australia, east of Malagasy Republic and north of 60 deg. S. latitude. Reunion is only casually mentioned in this bibliography and will be treated as a separate bibliography at a later date. Also included are data for Macquarie Islands (54 deg 37 min S and 150 deg 54 min E) which is in the South Pacific Ocean and Tristan da Cunha in the South Atlantic Ocean.

Descriptors :   (*INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS, CLIMATE), (*CLIMATE, BIBLIOGRAPHIES), CLOUD COVER, CYCLONES, WIND, UPPER ATMOSPHERE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE