Mesuji River

Mesuji River
Mesuji River is located in Sumatra
Mesuji River
Location of river mouth
Mesuji River is located in Indonesia
Mesuji River
Mesuji River (Indonesia)
Location
CountryIndonesia
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationLampung, Sumatra
MouthJava Sea

Mesuji River is a river in Lampung province, Sumatra island, Indonesia, about 250 km northwest of the capital Jakarta.[1]

Geography

The river flows in the southeast area of Sumatra with predominantly tropical rainforest climate (designated as Af in the Köppen-Geiger climate classification).[2] The annual average temperature in the area is 26 °C. The warmest month is August, when the average temperature is around 28 °C, and the coldest is May, at 25 °C.[3] The average annual rainfall is 3248 mm. The wettest month is December, with an average of 547 mm rainfall, and the driest is September, with 40 mm rainfall.[4]

See also

References

  1. ^ Rand McNally, The New International Atlas, 1993.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ "NASA Earth Observations Data Set Index". NASA. 30 January 2016.
  4. ^ "NASA Earth Observations: Rainfall (1 month - TRMM)". NASA/Tropical Rainfall Monitoring Mission. 30 January 2016.

Coordinates: 4°09′31″S 105°49′17″E / 4.15853°S 105.82139°E / -4.15853; 105.82139

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