Agrometeorological Bulletin No.36, Dekad 3, December (21 –30) 2018

Agrometeorological Bulletin No.36, Dekad 3, December (21 –30) 2018

Agrometeorological Bulletin No.36, Dekad 3, December (21 –30) 2018

The 3rd dekad of agrometeorological bulletin for December, 2018 shows no rainfall activities were observed across the country. Highest temperature was recorded in Abeokuta (36.10C) and lowest at Yelwa (25.30C). A large part of the country were in normal to colder than-normal temperature anomalies with exception of places around Dutse, Bauchi, Makurdi, Abakaliki, Asaba where warmer than normal day-time temperature anomalies were observed.

The Inter Tropical Discontinuity (ITD) is expected to fluctuate between 6.50N to 7.5.00N. Dry season harvesting of maize, vegetables, root and tuber crops continue across some parts of the country.

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