Characteristics of Montane climate

Characteristics of montane climate

MONTANE CLIMATE is experienced in highlands and mountainous regions of East Africa. Examples of these areas include; Kikuyu land (Mt. Kenya), Chagga land (Mt. Kilimanjaro), Bugisu land (Mt. Elgon), and Kigezi land. The following are characteristics of montane climate The temperature decreases with an increase in height or altitude. They receive relief or orographic rainfall …

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