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Climate Patterns Lab. Earth Science Climate Modified by Mrs. Costanza. Climate vs Weather. Climate – overall view of a region’s weather conditions over long periods of time Weather – short term conditions of the atmosphere. Climate. 2. A regions average temperatures and precipitation.

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climate patterns lab

Climate Patterns Lab

Earth Science

Climate

Modified by Mrs. Costanza

climate vs weather
Climate vs Weather
  • Climate – overall view of a region’s weather conditions over long periods of time
  • Weather – short term conditions of the atmosphere
climate
Climate
  • 2. A regions average temperatures and precipitation
what are factors that influence climate type
What are factors that influence climate type?
  • Latitude
  • Elevation
  • Mountain Barriers
  • Ocean Currents
  • Prevailing Winds
  • Large Bodies of Water
7 9 average annual world temperatures
7-9. Average Annual World Temperatures

What is the relationship between Latitude and Average Annual Temperature?

10 11 altitude and temperature
10-11. Altitude and Temperature

Which area of New York State is coolest? Why?

orographic uplift and rain shadows13
Orographic Uplift and Rain Shadows

On your mountain diagram draw an arrow showing wind direction. Label wet, dry, windward, leeward, adiabatic cooling, adiabatic heating.

average precipitation in the western united states
Average Precipitation in the Western United States

Humid & Cool

Arid

  • Please draw/mark the following on your map:
  • Cascade and Sierra Nevada Mountains in black
  • Humid Area in Blue
  • Dry Area in Brown
ocean temperatures of the atlantic
Ocean Temperatures of the Atlantic

60o

North

America

30o

Africa

17. Is there warm water or cool water coming of the East coast of the North America?

0o

South

America

slide18
18. What are three things that determine ocean current direction?
  • A. Surface winds
  • B. Density differences
  • C. Rotation of the earth