Komering River

Komering River
Sungai Komering, Air Komering
Komering River is located in Sumatra
Komering River
Location of river mouth
Komering River is located in Indonesia
Komering River
Komering River (Indonesia)
Location
CountryIndonesia
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationSouth Sumatra

The Komering River is a river in South Sumatra, Indonesia.[1] It is a tributary of the Musi River.[2]

Geography

The river flows in the southern area of Sumatra with predominantly tropical rainforest climate (designated as Af in the Köppen–Geiger climate classification).[3] The annual average temperature in the area is 24 °C. The warmest month is October, when the average temperature is around 26 °C, and the coldest is January, at 22 °C.[4] The average annual rainfall is 2902 mm. The wettest month is November, with an average of 435 mm rainfall, and the driest is August, with 83 mm rainfall.[5]

Komering River
Climate chart (explanation)
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Average max. and min. temperatures in °C
Precipitation totals in mm
Source: [4]
Imperial conversion
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Average max. and min. temperatures in °F
Precipitation totals in inches

See also

References

  1. ^ Rand McNally, The New International Atlas, 1993.
  2. ^ Air Komering – Geonames.org.
  3. ^ Peel, M C; Finlayson, B L; McMahon, T A (2007). "Updated world map of the Köppen-Geiger climate classification". Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 11 (5): 1633–1644. Bibcode:2007HESS...11.1633P. doi:10.5194/hess-11-1633-2007. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  4. ^ a b "NASA Earth Observations Data Set Index". NASA. 30 January 2016.
  5. ^ "NASA Earth Observations: Rainfall (1 month – TRMM)". NASA/Tropical Rainfall Monitoring Mission. 30 January 2016.

Coordinates: 2°59′17″S 104°49′56″E / 2.988°S 104.8321°E / -2.988; 104.8321

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