Rainfall and temperature variations overtime(1986-2015) in Siaya County, Kenya.

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dc.contributor.author Abura, Beatrice A.
dc.contributor.author Hayombe, Patrick O.
dc.contributor.author Tonui, Warkach K.
dc.date.accessioned 2018-01-08T12:46:15Z
dc.date.available 2018-01-08T12:46:15Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.issn 2411-5681
dc.description.abstract This study was carried out in Siaya County. The purpose of the study was to analyze the variations on temperature and rainfall overtime (1986-2015) in Siaya County. The secondary data used for the Mann-Kendall test was attained from the metrological department of Siaya County. The Mann-Kendall results from mean annual average temperature, and mean annual rainfall indicated that Siaya County had no significant trends on rainfall and temperature over time (1986-2015) but it had variation on the same as consecutive years varied on the temperatures and rainfall levels. The metrological department of Siaya County should find a way of ensuring that rainfall and temperature variations County data is made available to community members as it can help in developing resilience strategies to climate change and knowing how best they can manage their livelihoods even with the continuation of the variations. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher International Journal of Education and Research en_US
dc.subject Rainfall en_US
dc.subject Temperature en_US
dc.subject Variation en_US
dc.subject Siaya en_US
dc.subject County en_US
dc.subject Kenya en_US
dc.title Rainfall and temperature variations overtime(1986-2015) in Siaya County, Kenya. en_US
dc.type Article en_US

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