moisture factor

moisture factor

[′mȯis·chər ‚fak·tər]
(meteorology)
One of the simplest measures of precipitation effectiveness: moisture factor = P/T, where P is precipitation in centimeters and T is temperature degrees centigrade for the period in question.
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