The paper describes the procedure of calculation and assessment of deviations of the average air temperature from the normal (in relation to the normal 1961‒1990) or long-term average and the percentage of normal precipitation or long-term sum of precipitation, valid for the Slovak Republic. Three evaluation tables clearly indicate both threshold limit values, which facilitate the classification of the calculated indices for air temperature and precipitation. Criteria presented in this work are fully applicable for weather conditions evaluation during the growing season of cultivated plants in the Slovak Republic.
MIKULOVÁ, K. – ŠŤASTNÝ, P. – BOCHNÍČEK, O. – BORSÁNYI, P. – ČEPČEKOVÁ, E. – ONDRUŠKA, P. 2015a. National Climate Program of The Slovak Republic : Climatological normals in the period 1961–1990 in Slovakia : Part I – Climatological normals of airtemperature in Slovakia in the period 1961–1990 : Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic, Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute, 135 pp. ISBN 978-80-88907-92-3
MIKULOVÁ, K. – FAŚKO, P. – ŠŤASTNÝ, P. 2015b. National Climate Program of The Slovak Republic : Climatological normals in the period 1961–1990 in Slovakia : Part II – Climatological normals of precipitation in Slovakia in the period 19611990 : Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic, Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute, 640 pp. ISBN 978-80-88907-93-0
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