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Table 6 Statistical analysis results of the monthly precipitation and temperature for the baseline and verification periods

From: The impact of future climate and land use/cover change on water resources in the Ndembera watershed and their mitigation and adaptation strategies

Station Parameter Period ME R Mean SD Median
GCM Observed GCMs Observed GCMs Observed
Kihanga (80353) Precipitation Baseline − 00.09 0.99 2.12 2.03 2.80 2.69 0.29 0.28
Verification − 0.19 0.98 2.00 1.81 2.66 2.48 0.30 0.37
Ikweha (83350) Temperature Baseline − 0.79 0.96 17.30 18.10 1.82 1.60 17.65 18.10
Verification 0.81 0.77 18.32 17.52 1.83 1.71 18.73 17.45
Precipitation Baseline 0.05 0.96 2.08 2.02 2.80 2.93 0.27 0.11
Verification − 0.15 0.92 1.95 2.10 2.72 2.75 0.35 0.28
Temperature Baseline − 1.19 0.95 17.95 19.14 2.03 1.99 18.43 19.23
Verification − 0.91 0.92 19.31 20.22 1.17 1.40 19.36 20.16
Kinyanambo (83353) Precipitation Baseline − 0.05 0.99 2.00 2.05 2.67 2.74 0.29 0.30
Verification − 0.19 0.92 1.86 1.66 2.55 2.22 0.39 0.31
Temperature Baseline 0.95 0.99 17.29 16.35 1.82 1.79 17.66 16.70
Verification 1.24 0.91 18.33 17.09 1.83 1.57 18.72 17.21