The climate is usually long, very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers.Subarctic climate has 2 seasons the winter is much longer with the summer only lasting only 2-3 months. Winter can go down to negative 40F and summers it goes to 50F. Latitudes from 50 to 70N.
Between 10 and 20 inches of rain falls in Subarctic areas. It doesn't have much precipitation because it so cold there's not lots of evaporation. Most precipitation is during the summer when there is the most evaporation. Some of the animals found here are Black and Grizzly Bears, Bald Eagles, wolves, bobcats, wolverines, caribou and moose.