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Table 2 Mann-Kendall results for temperature indices (1980 to 2012) in Boulgou Province

From: Adapting to the impacts of climate change in the sub-humid zone of Burkina Faso, West Africa: Perceptions of agro-pastoralists

Elements Descriptive names Mean Standard deviation Mann-Kendall tau p value Sen’s slope
TMAX mean Mean annual maximum temperature 34.4 0.4 0.336 0.006* 0.02
TMIN mean Mean annual minimum temperature 22.1 0.5 0.411 0.001* 0.027
TX10P Cool day frequency 10.1 3.7 −0.313 0.011* −0.204
TN10P Cool night frequency 10.6 7.0 −0.277 0.025* −0.185
TX90P Warm day frequency 9.8 5.4 0.380 0.002* 0.307
TN90P Warm night frequency 9.8 4.8 0.231 0.041* 0.154
  1. *Trend is statistically significant at p < 0.05