# Animal Cruelty

Topics: Temperature, Climate, City Pages: 4 (748 words) Published: April 20, 2012
Garrett – Geography

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CLIMOGRAPH worksheet
VOCABULARY
climograph – A graph that shows the annual (yearly) cycle of temperature and precipitation for a geographical location. climate – The average weather conditions prevailing in an area over a long period of time. weather - The state of the atmosphere at a place and time with regard to temperature, cloudiness, dryness, sunshine, wind, rain, etc.

DIRECTIONS: Use the following climographs to answer each of the related questions. Annual Climatology: _____________ , ____
Elev: 597 ft Lat: 41° 52′N Long: 87° 37′W

1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10)

The data used for the climograph of San Diego, CA. was collected over how many years? Approximately how many inches of precipitation does San Diego get in January? In which month would you be least likely to need an umbrella in San Diego? Approximately how many inches of precipitation fall in San Diego during an entire year? Which month has the highest average temperature in the “mystery city”? What is the average temperature in the “mystery city” during its hottest month? What is the average temperature in the “mystery city” during its coldest month? What is the temperature difference between the hottest month and the coldest month in the “mystery city”? What is the temperature difference between the hottest and coldest months in San Diego? Does it ever snow in the “mystery city”? Explain your answer using information from the climograph.

DIRECTIONS: Use the following climographs to answer each of the related questions Annual Climatology: _____________ , ____
Elev: 6062 ft Lat: 41°8′ N Long: 104°48′ W

Annual Climatology: _____________ , ____
Elev: 48 ft Lat: 27°56′ N Long: 82°27′ W

Use your atlas and the listed coordinates to identify each of these cities. 1) Which city has the most precipitation during the year?...