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French Climate

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Climate
the weather in some location averaged over some long period of time
Maritime climate zone
Marseilles climate graph
Mediterranean climate zone
Paris climate graph
Continental climate
the climate of the centers of continents, with cold winters and warm or hot summers
Maritime climate
climate type that is strongly influenced by the closeness of an ocean or other large water body. The annual temperature range tends to be small and precipitation is high.
Alpine climate
The climate found in the high mountains
Latitude
Influences the temperature of a place, the further from the Equator the colder it gets
Altitude
Influences temperature, the Higher up you go the colder it gets
Mistral
A cold wind that blows down off the Alps