Mention the differences between Weather and Climate. Which type of climate does India have?



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It refers to the state of the atmosphere over an area at any point of time.

Weather conditions and variations over a large area for a long period of time (more than thirty years).

Weather is influenced by temperature, humidity, atmospheric pressure, precipitation, cloudiness, etc

Climate is influenced by temperature and precipitation.

Example: Rainy day is the weather which lasts for one day or two.

Example: Rainy season is a climate which lasts for four to six months.

  • India has a monsoon-type climate
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