Sampara River

Sampara River
Sungai Sampara, Salo Sampara, Sampara-rivier
Sampara River is located in Sulawesi
Sampara River
Location of river mouth
Sampara River is located in Indonesia
Sampara River
Sampara River (Indonesia)
Location
CountryIndonesia
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationSoutheast Sulawesi

Sampara River is a river in the province of Southeast Sulawesi on the Sulawesi island, Indonesia, about 1800 km northeast of the capital Jakarta.[1][2]

Geography

The river flows in the southeast area of Sulawesi with predominantly tropical monsoon climate (designated as Am in the Köppen-Geiger climate classification).[3] The annual average temperature in the area is 23 °C. The warmest month is September, when the average temperature is around 26 °C, and the coldest is February, at 21 °C.[4] The average annual rainfall is 2926 mm. The wettest month is May, with an average of 461 mm rainfall, and the driest is October, with 27 mm rainfall.[5]

Sampara River
Climate chart (explanation)
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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. ^ Sungai Sampara at Geonames.org (cc-by); Last updated 2013-06-04; Database dump downloaded 2015-11-27
  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: 1633–1644. 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: 3°49′00″S 122°28′00″E / 3.81667°S 122.46667°E / -3.81667; 122.46667

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