Climate map of the world. Explore the signs of global warming on this map or google earth. The simple classification that follows is based on his system. Using world map outlines pupils could use different colours to shade different areas to convey the different climates labelling them or creating their own climate key. The temperature and rainfall maps are somewhat modified output from climate mapping software available from the un fao sustainable development department.
It is measured by assessing the patterns of variation in temperature humidity atmospheric pressure wind precipitation atmospheric particle count and other meteorological variables in a given region over long periods of time. The map shows the different climate zones around the world. But climate is the pattern of weather in a place over a much longer time. Explore a range of easy to understand climate maps in a single interface.
World climate map shows climatic conditions prevailing in different parts of the world. The evidence of climate change includes heat waves sea level rise flooding melting glaciers earlier spring arrival coral reef bleaching and the spread of disease. Climate zones the koppen system developed by russian climatologist wladimir koppen is the most popular description of climate zones. The largest accessible collection of climate data on the web.
Temperature rainfall sunrise sunset and much more. Average weather charts maps and data for thousands of locations. Climate is the statistics of weather over long periods of time. The earths climate is driven by energy from the sun which arrives in the form of heat.
Unlike the climate charts on this site which are all original these maps were adapted from others found on the web.