Spatial Variation of Annual and Monthly Rainfall in Orsang River Basin, Gujarat, India
Geeta S. Joshi1, Jainy Shah2

1Geeta S. Joshi, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Technology & Engineering, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda,
2Jainy Shah, Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Technology & Engineering, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
Manuscript received on 24 August 2019. | Revised Manuscript received on 10 September 2019. | Manuscript published on 30 September 2019. | PP: 584-587 | Volume-8 Issue-11, September 2019. | Retrieval Number: K15790981119/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.K1579.0881119
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Abstract: Climate change is one of the most discussed issues affecting the environment nowadays. Many researchers have been agreed that the increase in temperature in comparison to the previous century is due to anthropologically related activities, though there are enough historical evidence to support the theory that climate change is a natural phenomenon. This paper reviews the impact of climate change by assessing the trend of annual and monthly rainfall and representing spatial variability over the Orsang river basin in Narmada lower river basin in the state of Gujarat, India. This will be helpful to study the impacts of climate change on hydrology and water resources, and planning & management of water resources, environmental protection, and ecological balance over the orsang river basin, India.
Keywords: Climate change, Annual and monthly rainfall, Spatial distribution, Trend
Scope of the Article: Building Climate Systems