Definitions for "Temperature Gradient"
Change of temperature per unit change in depth (referring to a snowpack)
change in temperature as a function of distance (especially altitude)
more info The change of temperature within the snowpack over a certain distance.
Temperature range provided for herpetofauna to thermoregulate
The temperature range that is needed in order to enable a reptile to regulate it's own internal (core) body temperature.
A range of temperature needed to enable a reptile to regulate its internal (core) body temperature
A pattern in which water temperature varies spatially, such as along the longitudinal axis of the Bay-Delta or in a vertical profile