Influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation on wind surface temperature anomalies over the territory of Ukraine in cold season

Authors: Polonsky A., Bragina O., Kibalchich I.

Year: 2014

Issue: 17

Pages: 205-213


The influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation on surface temperature anomalies over the territory of Ukraine was analyzed, using the method of “composites”. It is shown that the positive phase of the North Atlantic Oscillation determines positive temperature anomalies formation, especially pronounced in the northern and north-western regions of Ukraine in January and February. The typical value of the monthly average temperature anomalies – a few degrees. Moreover, most of these anomalies are significant as the confidence level of 90-95%.

Tags: method of "composites"; North Atlantic Oscillation; temperature anomalies


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