Research Article

Increase of Extreme Drought over Ethiopia under Climate Warming

Table 5

Summary of the MK test statistic for precipitation and temperature extremes.

IndicesSDZSen’s slope estimator

CDD24.0700.050.48
CWD17.020−1.000.07
RX5day6.1801.690.06
TMAXmean0.883.950.04
TMINmean4.273.310.05
DTR1.44−0.440.06

Note: 0.05: confidence level; 0.1: confidence level; SD: standard deviation.