Tropical wet-dry

By Bryn

Climate region

The climate region is tropical rainy.

Climate location

Tropical wet dry is found near the equator. The latitude is 15 degrees to 25 degrees. The temperature zone is tropical zone.

Yearly Precipitation

The average rain fall is about 500 inches each year. May-August is the heaviest rain fall months. During May-August is usually when rain falls.

Seasons and Temperature Range

It has two seasons a wet season and a dry season. During the dry season plant life and animal life suffers. The climate is caused by changing wind and ocean currents. During the wet season the average temperature is 77 degrees. During the dry season the average temperature is 68 degrees.

Factors Affecting Climate

The latitude is 5 degrees to 20 degrees. The monsoons usually from sea to land in the summer, from land to sea in the winter. There is mountains. They receive a lot of rain and that's how plants and animals survive. The climate changes by ocean currents.