A method to generate monthly average hourly ambient temperature values, Tah,n, in terms of the monthly average daily ambient temperature, Ta and latitude, φ is presented here. The present correlations do not require the additional information needed in applying the correlations available in [1,2,3]. The predicted monthly average hourly ambient temperature, Tah,n values have been found to be in agreement with data values within a % rms difference of 0.43 (when Tah,n is in K) and the standard deviation has been found to be 1.243 K, for 56 primary locations of TMY2, comparable to the prediction of Erbs, Klein and Beckman .
Generation of Monthly Average Hourly Ambient Temperatures From Monthly Average Daily Temperature
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Ravikumar, P. "Generation of Monthly Average Hourly Ambient Temperatures From Monthly Average Daily Temperature." Proceedings of the ASME 2004 International Solar Energy Conference. Solar Energy. Portland, Oregon, USA. July 11–14, 2004. pp. 703-709. ASME. https://doi.org/10.1115/ISEC2004-65137
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