continental climate


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continental climate

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(Physical Geography) a climate characterized by hot summers, cold winters, and little rainfall, typical of the interior of a continent
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SUMMARY--The aim of the study was to investigate the unknown effect of air pollutants on the occurrence or deterioration of respiratory diseases in the area with a humid continental climate.
For a region to have a continental climate and have such extremes of heat and cold, the air is usually very dry.
Dongin Park, Samsung C&T's project manager for the NUBIA project, summarises the construction challenges as follows: "We had to face the extreme continental climate with short, hot summers and long, icy winters.
The Kyrgyz continental climate leads to temperatures ranging from -30C in mountain villages in winter to over 40C during summer months.
People in Kazakhstan often get coughs, colds and allergies, abetted by the countrys continental climate, which has cold winters and hot summers.
Ulaanbaatar is the coldest capital city in the world, with a sub-arctic continental climate.
In eastern Austria's far, warmer, more continental climate, far, warmer, more continental climate, Riesling gains a remarkable power.
With a continental climate of hot summers and cool nights, shiraz thrives here and if you love a lip-smacking, intense red, try Tyrrell's Rufus Stone Heathcote Shiraz 2010,Victoria, Australia (PS15.
The region has a temperate continental climate with hot, dry summers and cool nights.
Some residents of southern Kyrgyzstan did make a proposal to start the academic year on 15 August since the country has severely continental climate and cold long winters," the MP said.
Central Anatolia has a markedly continental climate, with hot summers around 86 degrees Fahrenheit (30 degrees Celsius) and bitterly cold, snowy winters, sometimes down to minus 22 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 30 degrees Celsius).

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