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Table 1 Meteorological data measured near experimental fields in the irrigation seasons

From: Impact of water stress on radiation interception and radiation use efficiency of Soybeans (Glycine max L. Merr.) in Nigeria

Year/month Temperature (°C) Relative humidity (%) Global solar radiation (W m−2) Rainfall (mm)
Max Min Mean ± SD Max Min Mean ± SD Max Mean ± SD Total ± SD
2013
 Feb 41.0 18.0 27.5 ± 3.7 94.3 10.1 66.0 ± 18.6 904 161 ± 234 55.3 ± 2.0
 Mar 34.5 21.3 27.2 ± 3.4 94.4 42.4 76.4 ± 14.0 810 128 ± 219 32.3 ± 1.1
 Apr 34.8 21.7 25.8 ± 3.7 94.5 40.4 78.5 ± 13.7 1003 190 ± 266 44.9 ± 1.5
 May 37.0 20.8 26.1 ± 2.7 95.6 15.6 81.5 ± 12.9 985 181 ± 245 129 ± 4.2
2013/2014
 Nov 33.5 20.5 26.3 ± 2.8 100 37.9 87.2 ± 22.3 959 180 ± 265
 Dec 33.1 16.7 25.9 ± 3.3 100 20.3 78.6 ± 23.5 837 179 ± 250 50 ± 1.7
 Jan 35.4 18.1 26.4 ± 3.2 100 15.1 81.3 ± 25.2 841 152 ± 219
 Feb 36.3 19.7 27.5 ± 3.7 100 13.5 68.8 ± 25.4 798 166 ± 229
  1. The minimum global solar radiation in each day was zero. It was not written to avoid repetition