CLIMATE AND NATURAL REGION

HERE WE SHARE KNOWLEDGE ON CLIMATE AND NATURAL REGION COVERING ISSUES ON
MAJOR CLIMATIC TYPES OF THE WORLD AND THEIR CHARACTERISTICS
HOW DIFFERENT GEOGRAPHICAL FACTORS INFLUENCE CLIMATE
DIFFERENT TYPES OF NATURAL REGIONS
DRAW WORLD MAP SHOWING DIFFERENT NATURAL REGIONS
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HUMAN ACTIVITIES AND CLIMATE
WAYS OF SOLVING CLIMATIC PROBLEMS

7 CHARACTERISTICS OF TROPICAL MARINE CLIMATE

7 Characteristics of Tropical marine climate

Regions with this type of climate are located on the east coasts of regions lying between 10oNand 25oN and 10o S and 25oS. These areas are under the influence of onshore trade winds. The main areas are the east coasts of Brazil and Malagasy, the lowlands of central American and the west indies the coast …

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10 DIFFERENCES BETWEEN WEATHER AND CLIMATE

10 DIFFERENCES BETWEEN WEATHER AND CLIMATE

Climate is defined as a generalized or average condition of the weather of a place or region. the average weather condition is taken over a long period not less than 30 years of time to establish the climate of the place. Weather can be defined as the physical condition or state of the atmosphere at …

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Problems faced in equatorial regions

Problems faced in equatorial regions

Problems faced in equatorial regions Rampant occurrence of pests and diseases which attack man, livestock, crops and this has scared away settlements leading to low development rates. Heavy rainfall received throughout the year and the existence of the densely forested regions has made the establishment of a transport network very difficult. The region with its …

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Conditions leading to equatorial climate

Conditions leading to equatorial climate

The following are the conditions leading to the equatorial climate  Influence of trade winds, especially the southeast trade winds which blow over the Indian Ocean causing the intertropical convergence zone leading to heavy rainfall, high humidity along the equator. Distance from the sea: areas near water bodies e.g. Lake Victoria and Kyoga receive heavy rains …

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Economic activities carried out in equatorial climate regions

Economic activities carried out in equatorial climate regions

The following Economic activities carried out in equatorial climate regions Due to the existence of dense forests, wildlife conservation has been made possible and this attracts tourists. Equatorial climate has also favoured the existence of numerous water bodies giving rise to fishing activities. The dense vegetation in equatorial regions harbours wild animals making hunting possible. …

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Characteristics of tropical northern climate

Characteristics of tropical northern climate

Tropical Northern Climate is experienced in a small area in the N. W part of Kenya bordering Uganda. The following are Characteristics of tropical northern climate High average temperatures. Temperatures are modified in some places by altitude. Low mean annual rainfall of about 850mm. Rain falls mainly in June and September. Experiences a long dry …

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9 ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES CARRIED OUT IN MONTANE CLIMATE

9 ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES CARRIED OUT IN MONTANE CLIMATE

Economic activities carried out in the montane climate Tourism due to existence of permanent snow and glacial features that attract tourists that brings in foreign exchange. Lumbering especially from the mountain forest favoured by the heavy rains. Slopes that have fertile soil and receive heavy rains favour agriculture for food production especially on the windward …

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