rainy climate

rainy climate

[′rān·ē ′klī·mət]
(climatology)
In W. Koppen's climatic classification, any climate type other than the dry climates; however, it is generally understood that this refers principally to the tree climates and not the polar climates.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Created by Tomio Shimura by breeding Merlot and mountain grapes, "Fuji's Dream" is suited to thrive in the warm, rainy climate of Japan, delivering the classic fruity character of the Merlot grapes alongside strong tannins, oak, dark chocolate and subtle smoke from the mountain grapes.
"Although this is not simple due to rainy climate during the harvest, it will reduce energy consumption and logistical costs."
Due to its rainy climate, the land is fertile, with vegetable and fruit gardens and wide forests covering the whole area, combining the green with the blue.
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clear weather remains so for 40 days, and a stormy and rainy climate also remains for 40 days," said the secretary of the fishermen's union in Sidon, Nazih Sanbal.
Simply put, the athletic department decided to compensate for its lack of historical success, the fact there are very few blue chip prospects in this state, and perhaps the reputedly rainy climate by building a lot of state-of-the-art facilities.
While we are more accustomed to a miserable, rainy climate, Ireland's rare heatwaves have proved lethal.
Unique in its ability to penetrate both clouds and foliage, GeoSAR is considered an ideal tool for mapping Southeast Alaska given the region's rainy climate and dense forests.
Those rich, ribbed, bulbous, and billowy fungus turning up at your local market are being harvested right now in parts of California and Oregon where the cool, rainy climate is ideal.
In Rob's rainy climate, the thatch lasts about two years and costs about $400 to replace.
And after a long delay, a short-term rainy climate did not put a positive impact on crop yield and a major chunk has become ruined, he elucidated.
Tom said that despite the rainy climate around the Aber Valley, there was enough sunshine to encourage him to try to produce a pure Welsh beer.