Accession Number : AD0661027

Title :   TEMPERATURE OF THE ACTIVE SURFACE AND ITS BIOCLIMATIC SIGNIFICANCE,

Corporate Author : WEATHER BUREAU WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Budyko,M. I.

Report Date : JUL 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The author discusses differences between the temperature of an active surface (such as the surfaces of leaves, or of soil) and that of atmospheric temperature. The active surface temperature is also calculated by use of the heat balance equation.

Descriptors :   (*TEMPERATURE, MEASUREMENT), (*SOILS, SURFACE TEMPERATURE), (*CLIMATE, BIOLOGY), SOLAR RADIATION, AIR MASS ANALYSIS, AGRICULTURE, ANIMALS, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, TERRAIN, HEAT TRANSFER, USSR

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE