• Climate is the sum total of weather conditions and variations over a large area for a long period of time (more than thirty years).
  • Weather refers to the state of the atmosphere over an area at any point of time.
  • Elements of the weather and climate are temperature, atmospheric pressure, wind, humidity, and precipitation.
  • The climate of India - Monsoon type.
  • The monsoon type of climate is most common in the south and southeast Asian countries.
  • There is a regional variation in climatic conditions within the country. 
  • For Example: In the summer , temperatures in some parts of the Rajasthan desert can reach 50°C , while temperatures in Pahalgam, Jammu, and Kashmir, can reach 20°C. 
  • Similarly, on a winter night , the temperature in Drass, Jammu, and Kashmir, can drop to minus 45°C . Whereas  Thiruvananthapuram, on the other hand, may experience temperatures as high as 22°C.
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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.