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climate
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region, throughout the year, averaged over a series of years.
Definition Source
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service Glossary
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/76121.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/76121
Used For
macroclimate
Broader Term
meteorology and climatology
Narrower Term
bioclimate
climate classification
climatic factors
climatic zones
microclimate
Related Term
agroclimatology
bioclimatology
climate change
climate models
climatic soil types
climatology
global cooling
paleoclimatology
weather
weather research and forecasting model
Spanish
clima
Term Number
76121