Table 1: Temperature and rainfall in vegetative seasons of 2008–2011 in the field sites.

Month2008200920102011
𝑡 , CRainfall, mm 𝑡 , CRainfall, mm 𝑡 , CRainfall, mm 𝑡 , CRainfall, mm

June17, 55413, 87017, 23720, 130
July20, 53518, 69517, 47917, 144
August16, 45316, 44217, 12515, 450
September8, 84310, 82310, 75711, 314