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Unformatted text preview: : Hot. Wet summers, dry winters - coolest month above 64.4F Total precipitation 30-60 inches. Rain fluctuates from year to year. Aw Geographic Distribution: World: Edges of Am climate. Central America, India, Africa. Near the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn. In the U.S.—Key West Features: More grasses-scattered and tall grassland. Less jungle. It is not wet enough to support “closeness” of trees. B Climate - Dry Dominated by STHP Usually found between 20-35° N & S latitude Irregular and unreliable rainfall Highest percentage of sunshine of any climate BW Climate – BWh, BWk – dry arid - desert BS Climate – BSh, BSk – dry semiarid - steppe Dry Climates (B) Little to no precipitation most of the year World’s greatest deserts—lie primarily on the west coasts of continents Sahara Atacama Sonoran...
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- Spring '10
- Geography, Equator, South America- Amazon West Africa, Climate characteristics