Vol. 23, issue 01, article # 7

–źndreychik M. F. The variability of the continentality index against the background of the climate warming in Tuva mountain area. // Optika Atmosfery i Okeana. 2010. V. 23. No. 01. P. 38-42 [in Russian].
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The continentality index is described by polynominal of the forth degree as a damped sinusoidal wave. The climate continentality of Tuva mountain area has decreased by 1.1°C/10 years during 1977-2003; we can witness a tendency to its growth in the beginning of XXI century.


the Center of Asia; mountain relief, continentality index, climate warming, regression analysis