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Table 4

Statistical indicators for the accuracy of satellite-derived wind speed for Garoua.

Period MBE RMSE RRMSE R2 IOA
Jan 0.053 0.133 14.6% 0.759 0.993
Feb 0.058 0.142 15.5% 0.757 0.993
Mar 0.043 0.103 11.4% 0.805 0.995
Apr 0.012 0.029 3.2% 0.841 0.999
May −0.001 0.002 0.2% 0.847 1.000
Jun −0.003 0.009 1.0% 0.848 1.000
Jul −0.001 0.004 0.4% 0.843 1.000
Aug 0.007 0.021 2.3% 0.813 0.999
Sep 0.003 0.008 0.9% 0.792 1.000
Oct 0.004 0.011 1.2% 0.789 1.000
Nov 0.026 0.077 8.3% 0.745 0.996
Dec 0.051 0.139 15.0% 0.696 0.993
Yearly average 0.021 0.056 6.1% 0.809 0.998