The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has produced the 2016 edition of the Seasonal Rainfall Prediction (SRP) Mobile App in fulfillment of its mandates of effectively monitoring the weather and climate of Nigeria, provision of relevant meteorological information, advisories and early warning services to the various weather-sensitive sectors of the Nigerian economy.
This prediction constitutes a decision support tool for Nigerians, as it provides critical information to enhance informed decisions, especially for planners, policy makers, and operators of the various rainfall-sensitive sectors of the economy. Such sectors include agriculture, water resources management, environment monitoring, health, disaster management and a host of other weather-sensitive sectors.
Features of NiMet SRP Mobile App
- Day and night temperature forecast
- Onset and Cessation dates of the growing season
- Length of the season
- Annual amount of rainfall
- Weather Notifications and Updates delivered to your phone
- Feedback Form that allows users directly contact NiMet weather experts
- “Do You Know” feature which highlights useful tidbits of the SRP