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Gather Data.3

  • Follow the detailed directions in your activity sheet.
  • Answer the following questions about Kota Kinabala, Malaysia.
  1. Record the latitude and longitude of Kota Kinabalu.
  2. What are the rainfall amounts for Kota Kinabalu in the El Niño years?
  3. What was the most severe El Niño year in Kota Kinabalu?
  4. What was the rainfall total for the most severe El Niño year in Kota Kinabalu?
  5. What were the least severe El Niño years in Kota Kinabalu?
  6. What was the increase in rainfall from 1972 to 1973?

C - Comparison of Eastern Pacific Rainfall During El Niños

  • Follow the detailed directions in your activity sheet.
  • Answer the following questions about La Serina, Chile.
  1. Record the latitude and longitude of La Serina.
  2. What are the rainfall amounts for La Serina in the El Niño years?
  3. What was the most severe El Niño year in La Serina?
  4. What was the rainfall total for the most severe El Niño year in La Serina?
  5. What was the least severe El Niño year in La Serina?
  6. What two back to back years show the greatest increase in rainfall from year to year?

     

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