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Algeria

Algerian Weather Stats

Climate summary:

The coastal quarter has a Mediterranean climate, while the rest is either a sandy desert or semi-desert on the interior's few hills. There is a strip of Sahel running through the far south and the climate is cooler in the mountain regions

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Precipitation 100 billion cubic metres 2008 18th out of 48
Precipitation per capita 2,799.13 cubic metres 2008 34th out of 46
Temperature > Highest temperature ever recorded 50.6 \u00b0C (123.1 \u00b0F) 2014
Temperature > Highest temperature ever recorded > Location In Salah , Tamanrasset Province 2014
Temperature > Lowest temperature ever recorded \u221220 \u00b0C (\u22124 \u00b0F) 1923
Temperature > Lowest temperature ever recorded > Location Batna , Batna Province 1923

SOURCES: http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a6, Precipitation; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a6, Precipitation. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: List of weather records (Highest temperatures ever recorded); Wikipedia: List of weather records (Cold) ("Marble Bar heatwave, 1923–1924" . Australian Climate Extremes . Bureau of Meteorology . Retrieved 2008-09-21 ., )

Citation

"Algeria Weather Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Algeria/Weather

Algeria Weather Profiles (Subcategories)

Temperature 4