Climate data guide content with tag QBO

  • QBO: Quasi-Biennial Oscillation QBO: Quasi-Biennial Oscillation
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    The quasi-biennial oscillation (QBO) is a quasi-periodic oscillation of the equatorial zonal wind between easterlies and westerlies in the tropical stratosphere with a mean period of 28 to 29 months. The alternating wind regimes develop at the top of the lower stratosphere and propagate downwards at about 1 km (0.6 mi) per month until they are dissipated at…

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