Monthly SeaWiFS Chlorophyll a Variation at Specific Locations

 

Source data: Climatology Monthly SeaWiFS Chlorophyll a

 

 

Graph of Monthly SeaWiFS Chlorophyll a Variation

 

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 1.086

Max: 4.365

Min: 0.363

Peak: Jan

 

 

Remarks:

        Upwelling

 

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 0.9

Max: 1.972

Min: 0.479

Peak: Feb, Aug

 

 

Remarks:

 

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 1.063

Max: 2.884

Min: 1.175

Peak: May-Aug, Nov

 

 

Remarks:

 

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 4.501

Max: 6.166

Min: 3.09

Peak: May, Aug, Dec

 

 

Remarks:

        High sedimentation in the Brunei Bay

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 14.61

Max: 26.3

Min: 9.333

Peak: Jan, Jun, Oct

 

 

Remarks:

        River inflow

        High sedimentation

        Chlorophyll a could be over-estimated

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 4.202

Max: 6.839

Min: 2.265

Peak: Aug, Nov

 

 

Remarks:

 

Chlorophyll a (mg m-3)

Mean: 8.797

Max: 16.79

Min: 3.548

Peak: Nov-Dec

 

 

Remarks:

        River plume

        High sedimentation

        Chlorophyll a could be over-estimated

 

 

 

 

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Updated: 25 March 2004

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