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Climate in a Small Area

Yoshino

Climate in a Small Area

by Yoshino

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Published by Univ of Tokyo Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages549
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8305277M
ISBN 100860081443
ISBN 109780860081449
OCLC/WorldCa1976220

Climate definition, the composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region, as temperature, air pressure, humidity, precipitation, sunshine, cloudiness, and winds, throughout the year, averaged over a series of years. See more. Explore the latest thinking from our experts on some of the most significant challenges we face today, including climate change, food and water security, and city growth. Search Renew Donate Give Monthly Search Smith Island and the 13 other.

Climate conditions in a small area that differ significantly from the climate of the surrounding area are called ___. microclimates: Which biome is characterized by very low temperatures, little precipitation, and permafrost? Tundra: Which type of tropical forested biome is characterized by a wet season and a dry season? Tropical dry forest. The planet's average surface temperature has risen about degrees Fahrenheit ( degrees Celsius) since the late 19th century, a change driven largely by increased carbon dioxide and other human-made emissions into the atmosphere. 4 Most of the warming occurred in the past 35 years, with the five warmest years on record taking place since Not only was the warmest year on.

Climate isn't the same thing as r is the condition of the atmosphere over a short period of time; climate is the average course of weather conditions for a particular location over a.   In a book that inspired a documentary by the same name, the co-authors, both historians of science, pull the curtain back on the small group of scientists who dispute evidence of climate change.


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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback $ Author: Yoshino. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Climate in a small area by Yoshino, Masatoshi,University of Tokyo Press edition, in EnglishPages: The average year-after-year conditions of temperature, precipitation, winds, and clouds in an area microclimate Climate conditions within a small area that differ from those in the surrounding area.

A microclimate (or micro-climate) is a local set of atmospheric conditions that differ from those in the surrounding areas, often with a slight difference but sometimes with a substantial one. The term may refer to areas as small as a few square meters or square feet (for example a garden bed or a cave) or as large as many square kilometers or square miles.

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