Mediterranean Climate

A Mediterranean climate is the climate typical of the lands in the Mediterranean Basin, and is a particular variety of subtropical climate. The lands around the Mediterranean Sea form the largest area where this climate type is found, but it also prevails in much of California, in parts of Western and South Australia, in southwestern South Africa, sections of Central Asia, and in parts of central coastal Chile.

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Montane Ecology - Montane Forests - Mediterranean Climate
... Montane forests in mediterranean climate are warm and dry except in winter, when they are relatively wet and mild ... Pine and Juniper are typical trees found in Mediterranean montane forests ... This type of forest is found in the Mediterranean Basin, North Africa, Mexico and the southwestern US, Iran, Pakistan and Afghanistan ...
Warm-summer Mediterranean Climate
... Occasionally also termed “Cool-summer Mediterranean climate”, this subtype of the Mediterranean climate (Csb) is the less common form of the Mediterranean climate ... As stated earlier, regions with this subtype of the Mediterranean climate experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 22.0 °C (71.6 °F) during its warmest month ... As stated earlier, in some instances, regions with this subtype of the Mediterranean climate closely resembles an Oceanic climate ...
Anatolia - Geography - Ecoregions
... Anatolia's diverse topography and climate has fostered a similar diversity of plant and animal communities ... The mountains and coastal plain of northern Anatolia experiences humid and mild climate ... The central and eastern plateau, with its drier continental climate, has deciduous forests and forest steppes ...
Chilean Matorral
... It is in the Mediterranean forests, woodlands, and scrub biome, part of the Neotropic ecozone ... Matorral is typically characterized by a temperate Mediterranean climate, with rainy winters and dry summers ... It is one of the world's five Mediterranean climate regions, which are all located in the middle latitudes on the west coast of continents ...
Subdivisions Of Spain - Geography - Climate
... according to geographical situation and orographic conditions The Mediterranean climate, characterized by dry and warm summers ... According to the Köppen climate classification, it is dominant in the peninsula, with two varieties Csa and Csb ... areas not typically associated with a typical Mediterranean climate, with a climate more extreme, hot in summer and cold in winter, such as much of central and northern-central ...

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