Asked in Climatology and Climate Changes
How did the climate of the mediterranean influence the culture of the region?
The climate led to similar cuisine throughout the region Open-air architecture fit the climate very well. ...
Asked in Europe, Climatology and Climate Changes
What is the climate like in the Mediterranean region of Europe?
Mediterranean Europe has a Mediterranean climate. This is described as mild winters, and warm to hot summers. ...
Asked in Portugal, Portuguese Language and Culture
What is the specific name of Portugal's climate?
Mainland Portugal's climate is Mediterranean. The Mediterranean climate is named for the climate that typifies countries that surround the Mediterranean Sea. It also is known as the area of the Old World where olive trees grow because olive trees flourish in this climate. Portugal's dry summers and rainy winters are typical of the Mediterranean climate. ...
Asked in Europe
What type of climate does the Americas pacific coast and western Europe share?
They share a Mediterranean climate. A Mediterranean climate, named after the Mediterranean Sea, is described as mild, rainy winters with warm to hot summers. Temperatures typically never drop below 10˚C. However, not all of the Pacific Coast of the Americas and Western Europe have a Mediterranean climate. In Western Europe, a Mediterranean climate is only found along the Mediterranean coast, while in the Americas, a Mediterranean climate is scarce, found only in California and Chile. ...