How does the altitude of India's geographical features affect its climate? Provide three relevant points.
Answer by Student
Some of the effects of altitude on India’s climate are:
The Himalayas act as a
to the cold winds from Central Asia and keep the northern plains warm in winter.
As altitude increases, the
. Therefore, regions at higher altitudes in India experience cooler climates than those at lower altitudes.
The Himalayas also prevent the monsoon winds from escaping and cause
in the northern and northeastern parts of the country.