Weather & Climate Unit
Topic Key Points
Weather & Climate
You must know the difference between Weather & Climate:
± The short term variations and conditions inthe earth¶s atmosphere.
± The average temperature and rainfall of alocation over a longer period of time (1-30 years).Be able to give examples of weather & climate:
Weather ± Sunny, cloudy, rain, windy
Climate ± Desert, Tropical, Polar, Temperate
You must be able to draw, label and explain how each of thefollowing instruments work:
Web & Dry bulb thermometer
Be able to describe and explain the most
now what results/readings the user will obtain and theunits of measurement.