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Increase of Extreme Drought over Ethiopia under Climate Warming

Table 4

Projected climate extreme trend from CMIP5 ensemble models of temperature and precipitation over Ethiopia.

ElementsIndicesRCP4.5RCP8.5Units
Addis AbabaCombolchaJimmaAddis AbabaCombolchaJimma

TemperatureTMAXmean0.010.0120.0090.0660.0680.062°C
TMINmean0.0120.0140.0110.0150.0170.015°C
SU250.510.2920.1363.1620.6940.538days
TR200.0020.5070.9030.0090.7081.107days
TXx0.0140.0160.0130.0680.0720.06°C
TNx0.0190.0180.0150.0190.0170.013°C
TXn0.0050.0080.0060.0550.0580.048°C
TNn0.0060.010.0050.020.0220.019°C
Tx90p0.0980.1060.1070.5110.5140.498days
WSDI0.0110.0090.0061.161.1991.076days
DTR−0.0040.002−0.0020.0510.0490.046°C

PrecipitationRX1day0.0060.0070.036−0.008−0.025−0.014mm
RX5day0.023−0.0150.06−0.0360.057−0.025mm
SDII0−0.0020.004−0.004−0.005−0.002mm/day
R100.033−0.0030.075−0.113−0.044−0.031days
R20000.002−0.018−0.003−0.002days
CDD0.160.0540.0840.2270.1470.092days
CWD0.0620.049−0.198−0.149−0.0360.064days
R95p0.2610.0480.790.8270.616−0.377mm
R99p0.1950.0520.2970.3820.32−0.231mm
PRCPTOT0.0610.0440.4951.5171.07−0.389mm

Note: 0.05: confidence level; 0.1: confidence level.

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