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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of daily new cases of COVID-19 and the weather variables

From: The effects of weather on the spread of COVID-19: evidence from Ghana

Variable Minimum LQ Median Mean ± SD UQ Maximum
Daily new cases 1.00 117.00 271.00 328.80 ± 286 465.00 1513.00
Average Temperature (°C) 24.90 26.10 26.90 27.21 ± 1.38 28.60 29.70
Humidity (%) 72.50 77.60 81.00 80.15 ± 2.86 82.50 85.20
Wind speed (km/h) 10.10 13.00 14.50 14.63 ± 2.14 16.10 19.80
Pressure (hpa) 1010.00 1011.00 1012.00 1013.00 ± 1.68 1014.00 1015.00
  1. SD represents standard deviation; LQ and UQ represent the lower and upper quartile respectively