00 Votes

Difference between Climate and Weather

Question by Guest | 03.09.2013 at 22:25

Actually, my question is already in the title: What is the difference between climate and weather? Or can you use both terms interchangeably?

1Best Answer1 Vote

Weather is just the current state of the sun, the clouds, the wind, the temperature, the air pressure, the humidity, the rain and so on in a particular place at a particular time.

If you say that it is raining, the sun is shining, it's warm or cold, or there are clouds in the sky, you are speaking about the weather.

Climate refers to the complete annual progression of the weather, for example, for a particular region or a whole climate zone.

If you look, for example, at monthly curves of temperature or rainfall or you are talking about the typical weather of a place, you are speaking about the climate.
04.09.2013 at 17:55

ReplyPositive Negative
00 Votes

Weather is here and now.

Climate is the long-time average.
05.09.2013 at 18:37

ReplyPositive Negative

Related Topics

Best Dating Locations: Bad Weather
List | 21 Items | 0 Comments
Best Dating Locations: Good Weather
List | 36 Items | 0 Comments

Important Note

Please note: The contributions published on askingbox.com are contributions of users and should not substitute professional advice. They are not verified by independents and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of askingbox.com. Learn more.


Ask your own question or write your own article on askingbox.com. That’s how it’s done.