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Unformatted text preview: • Köppen System • Modified Köppen System - zones •A = tropical humid (equatorial) • B = dry (deserts: arid/semi-arid) • C = mild midlatitude (mild winter) • D = severe midlatitude (boreal, cold winter) • E = polar (always cold) • H = highland (mountains, plateaus) ------- Modified Addition • 3 letter system • first letter - climate group (temp) • second letter - precipitation • third letter - temp patterns • Csa - Mediterranean C = mild lat temp, s - summer dry, a - hot summer • second letter...
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- Fall '11
- Geography, Koppen System, mild lat temp