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CLIMATES AR= OUND THE WORLD

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In this project you will locate the following cities o= n a globe and on the Internet. You will gather all the information listed below.  You will use the infor= mation to answer the questions at the bottom of the page.

 

1= )      use www.weathe= rbase.com to get latitude and averages(3).

2= )      Use www.worldatlas.com to locate the cities on the world map.

3= )      Compare the location of these cities to the map on pg 495 of your textbook to get &= #8220;Type of Land”

 

CITY

LAT.

TYPE OF L= AND

AVERAGE

TEMP.

SUMMER

AVERAGE

TEMP.

WINTER

AVERAGE

YEARLY

RAINFALL<= /p>

New Yor= k, NY, N. America

 

 

 

 

 

Phoenix= , Arizona, N. America=

 

 

 

 

 

Muscat, Oman, Middle East=

 

 

 

 

 

Leipzig, Germany, Europe

 

 

 

 

 

Buenos Aires, Argentina, S. Ame= rica

 

 

 

 

 

Bunbury, Australia

 

 

 

 

 

Tokyo, Japan, Far East

 

 

 

 

 

Moscow, Russia, Asia

 

 

 

 

 

Bogotá, Columbia, S. America

 

 

 

 

 

Hammerfes= t, Norway, Europe

 

 

 

 

 

Fairban= ks, Alaska, N. America=

 

 

 

 

 

Cairo, Egypt, Africa

 

 

 

 

 

 

Compare the cities latitude and the average summer temperature, winter temperature, and yearly rainfall.

 

1= )      Does the latitude have any affect of the climate of each city?

 

 

 

2= )      Are any of the cities located on or near a large body of water? Does it have any affect on the climate?

Name (1):

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