Country ranking for field: climate 2001

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This entry includes a brief description of typical weather regimes throughout the year; in the Word entry only, it includes four subfields that describe climate extremes:|ten driest places on earth (average annual precipitation) describes the annual average precipitation measured in both millimeters and inches for selected countries with climate extremes.

The WorldWorldtwo large areas of polar climates separated by two rather narrow temperate zones from a wide equatorial band of tropical to subtropical climates
1flag of AfghanistanAfghanistan0 
2flag of PakistanPakistanmostly hot dry desert; temperate in northwest; arctic in north 
3flag of Netherlands AntillesNetherlands Antillestropical; ameliorated by northeast trade winds 
4flag of New CaledoniaNew Caledoniatropical; modified by southeast trade winds; hot humid 
5flag of New ZealandNew Zealandtemperate with sharp regional contrasts 
6flag of NicaraguaNicaraguatropical in lowlands cooler in highlands 
7flag of NigerNigerdesert; mostly hot dry dusty; tropical in extreme south 
8flag of NigeriaNigeriavaries; equatorial in south tropical in center arid in north 
9flag of NiueNiuetropical; modified by southeast trade winds 
10flag of Norfolk IslandNorfolk Islandsubtropical mild little seasonal temperature variation 
11flag of North KoreaNorth Koreatemperate with rainfall concentrated in summer 
12flag of Northern Mariana IslandsNorthern Mariana Islandstropical marine; moderated by northeast trade winds little seasonal temperature variation; dry season December to June rainy season July to October 
13flag of NorwayNorwaytemperate along coast modified by North Atlantic Current; colder interior with increased precipitation and colder summers causing glaciers to grow; rainy year-round on west coast 
14flag of OmanOmandry desert; hot humid along coast; hot dry interior; strong southwest summer monsoon 
15flag of Pacific OceanPacific Oceanplanetary air pressure systems and resultant wind patterns exhibit remarkable uniformity in the south and east; trade winds and westerly winds are well-developed patterns modified by seasonal fluctuations; tropical cyclones 
16flag of PalauPalauwet season May to November; hot and humid 
17flag of Navassa IslandNavassa Islandmarine tropical 
18flag of Palmyra AtollPalmyra Atollequatorial hot and very rainy 
19flag of PanamaPanamatropical maritime; hot humid cloudy; prolonged rainy season 
20flag of Papua New GuineaPapua New Guineatropical; northwest monsoon 
21flag of Paracel IslandsParacel Islandstropical 
22flag of ParaguayParaguaysubtropical to temperate; substantial rainfall in the eastern portions becoming semiarid in the far west 
23flag of PeruPeruvaries from tropical in east to dry desert in west; temperate to frigid in Andes 
24flag of PhilippinesPhilippinestropical marine; northeast monsoon 
25flag of Pitcairn IslandsPitcairn Islandstropical hot humid; modified by southeast trade winds; rainy season 
26flag of PolandPolandtemperate with cold cloudy moderately severe winters with frequent precipitation; mild summers with frequent showers and thundershowers 
27flag of PortugalPortugalmaritime temperate; cool and rainy in north warmer and drier in south 
28flag of Puerto RicoPuerto Ricotropical marine mild; little seasonal temperature variation 
29flag of QatarQatardesert; hot dry; humid and sultry in summer 
30flag of RomaniaRomaniatemperate; cold cloudy winters with frequent snow and fog; sunny summers with frequent showers and thunderstorms 
31flag of RussiaRussiaranges from steppes in the south through humid continental in much of European Russia; subarctic in Siberia to tundra climate in the polar north; winters vary from cool along Black Sea coast to frigid in Siberia; summers vary from warm in the steppes to cool along Arctic coast 
32flag of NepalNepalvaries from cool summers and severe winters in north to subtropical summers and mild winters in south 
33flag of NauruNaurutropical; monsoonal; rainy season 
34flag of RéunionRéuniontropical but temperature moderates with elevation; cool and dry from May to November hot and rainy from November to April 
35flag of MaliMalisubtropical to arid; hot and dry February to June; rainy humid and mild June to November; cool and dry November to February 
36flag of LebanonLebanonMediterranean; mild to cool wet winters with hot dry summers; Lebanon mountains experience heavy winter snows 
37flag of LesothoLesothotemperate; cool to cold dry winters; hot wet summers 
38flag of LiberiaLiberiatropical; hot humid; dry winters with hot days and cool to cold nights; wet cloudy summers with frequent heavy showers 
39flag of LibyaLibyaMediterranean along coast; dry extreme desert interior 
40flag of LiechtensteinLiechtensteincontinental; cold cloudy winters with frequent snow or rain; cool to moderately warm cloudy humid summers 
41flag of LithuaniaLithuaniatransitional between maritime and continental; wet moderate winters and summers 
42flag of LuxembourgLuxembourgmodified continental with mild winters cool summers 
43flag of MacauMacausubtropical; marine with cool winters warm summers 
44flag of MacedoniaMacedoniawarm dry summers and autumns and relatively cold winters with heavy snowfall 
45flag of MadagascarMadagascartropical along coast temperate inland arid in south 
46flag of MalawiMalawisub-tropical; rainy season 
47flag of MalaysiaMalaysiatropical; annual southwest 
48flag of MaldivesMaldivestropical; hot humid; dry northeast monsoon 
49flag of MaltaMaltaMediterranean with mild rainy winters and hot dry summers 
50flag of NamibiaNamibiadesert; hot dry; rainfall sparse and erratic 
51flag of Marshall IslandsMarshall Islandswet season from May to November; hot and humid; islands border typhoon belt 
52flag of MartiniqueMartiniquetropical; moderated by trade winds; rainy season 
53flag of MauritaniaMauritaniadesert; constantly hot dry dusty 
54flag of MauritiusMauritiustropical modified by southeast trade winds; warm dry winter 
55flag of MayotteMayottetropical; marine; hot humid rainy season during northeastern monsoon 
56flag of MexicoMexicovaries from tropical to desert 
57flag of Midway IslandsMidway Islandssubtropical but moderated by prevailing easterly winds 
58flag of MoldovaMoldovamoderate winters warm summers 
59flag of MonacoMonacoMediterranean with mild wet winters and hot dry summers 
60flag of MongoliaMongoliadesert; continental 
61flag of MontserratMontserrattropical; little daily or seasonal temperature variation 
62flag of MoroccoMoroccoMediterranean becoming more extreme in the interior 
63flag of MozambiqueMozambiquetropical to subtropical 
64flag of MyanmarMyanmartropical monsoon; cloudy rainy hot humid summers 
65flag of RwandaRwandatemperate; two rainy seasons 
66flag of Saint HelenaSaint HelenaSaint Helena - tropical; marine; mild tempered by trade winds; Tristan da Cunha - temperate; marine mild tempered by trade winds 
67flag of LaosLaostropical monsoon; rainy season 
68flag of UgandaUgandatropical; generally rainy with two dry seasons 
69flag of The GambiaThe Gambiatropical; hot rainy season 
70flag of The NetherlandsThe Netherlandstemperate; marine; cool summers and mild winters 
71flag of TogoTogotropical; hot humid in south; semiarid in north 
72flag of TokelauTokelautropical; moderated by trade winds 
73flag of TongaTongatropical; modified by trade winds; warm season 
74flag of Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad and Tobagotropical; rainy season 
75flag of Tromelin IslandTromelin Islandtropical 
76flag of TunisiaTunisiatemperate in north with mild rainy winters and hot dry summers; desert in south 
77flag of TurkeyTurkeytemperate; hot dry summers with mild wet winters; harsher in interior 
78flag of TurkmenistanTurkmenistansubtropical desert 
79flag of Turks and Caicos IslandsTurks and Caicos Islandstropical; marine; moderated by trade winds; sunny and relatively dry 
80flag of TuvaluTuvalutropical; moderated by easterly trade winds 
81flag of U.S. Virgin IslandsU.S. Virgin Islandssubtropical tempered by easterly trade winds relatively low humidity little seasonal temperature variation; rainy season May to November 
82flag of UkraineUkrainetemperate continental; Mediterranean only on the southern Crimean coast; precipitation disproportionately distributed highest in west and north lesser in east and southeast; winters vary from cool along the Black Sea to cold farther inland; summers are warm across the greater part of the country hot in the south 
83flag of ThailandThailandtropical; rainy warm cloudy southwest monsoon 
84flag of United Arab EmiratesUnited Arab Emiratesdesert; cooler in eastern mountains 
85flag of United KingdomUnited Kingdomtemperate; moderated by prevailing southwest winds over the North Atlantic Current; more than one-half of the days are overcast 
86flag of United StatesUnited Statesmostly temperate but tropical in Hawaii and Florida arctic in Alaska semiarid in the great plains west of the Mississippi River and arid in the Great Basin of the southwest; low winter temperatures in the northwest are ameliorated occasionally in January and February by warm chinook winds from the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains 
87flag of UruguayUruguaywarm temperate; freezing temperatures almost unknown 
88flag of UzbekistanUzbekistanmostly midlatitude desert long hot summers mild winters; semiarid grassland in east 
89flag of VanuatuVanuatutropical; moderated by southeast trade winds 
90flag of VenezuelaVenezuelatropical; hot humid; more moderate in highlands 
91flag of VietnamVietnamtropical in south; monsoonal in north with hot rainy season 
92flag of Wake IslandWake Islandtropical 
93flag of Wallis and FutunaWallis and Futunatropical; hot rainy season 
94flag of West BankWest Banktemperate temperature and precipitation vary with altitude warm to hot summers cool to mild winters 
95flag of Western SaharaWestern Saharahot dry desert; rain is rare; cold offshore air currents produce fog and heavy dew 
96flag of YemenYemenmostly desert; hot and humid along west coast; temperate in western mountains affected by seasonal monsoon; extraordinarily hot dry harsh desert in east 
97flag of ZambiaZambiatropical; modified by altitude; rainy season 
98flag of The BahamasThe Bahamastropical marine; moderated by warm waters of Gulf Stream 
99flag of TanzaniaTanzaniavaries from tropical along coast to temperate in highlands 
100flag of Saint Kitts and NevisSaint Kitts and Nevistropical tempered by constant sea breezes; little seasonal temperature variation; rainy season 
101flag of South AfricaSouth Africamostly semiarid; subtropical along east coast; sunny days cool nights 
102flag of Saint LuciaSaint Luciatropical moderated by northeast trade winds; dry season from January to April rainy season from May to August 
103flag of Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSaint Vincent and the Grenadinestropical; little seasonal temperature variation; rainy season 
104flag of Saint-Pierre and MiquelonSaint-Pierre and Miqueloncold and wet with much mist and fog; spring and autumn are windy 
105flag of SamoaSamoatropical; rainy season 
106flag of San MarinoSan MarinoMediterranean; mild to cool winters; warm sunny summers 
107flag of Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabiaharsh dry desert with great extremes of temperature 
108flag of SenegalSenegaltropical; hot humid; rainy season 
109flag of SeychellesSeychellestropical marine; humid; cooler season during southeast monsoon 
110flag of Sierra LeoneSierra Leonetropical; hot humid; summer rainy season 
111flag of SingaporeSingaporetropical; hot humid rainy; two distinct monsoon seasons - Northeastern monsoon from December to March and Southwestern monsoon from June to September; inter-monsoon - frequent afternoon and early evening thunderstorms 
112flag of SlovakiaSlovakiatemperate; cool summers; cold cloudy humid winters 
113flag of SloveniaSloveniaMediterranean climate on the coast continental climate with mild to hot summers and cold winters in the plateaus and valleys to the east 
114flag of Solomon IslandsSolomon Islandstropical monsoon; few extremes of temperature and weather 
115flag of SomaliaSomaliaprincipally desert; December to February - northeast monsoon moderate temperatures in north and very hot in south; May to October - southwest monsoon torrid in the north and hot in the south irregular rainfall hot and humid periods 
116flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich Islandsvariable with mostly westerly winds throughout the year interspersed with periods of calm; nearly all precipitation falls as snow 
117flag of TajikistanTajikistanmidlatitude continental hot summers mild winters; semiarid to polar in Pamir Mountains 
118flag of South KoreaSouth Koreatemperate with rainfall heavier in summer than winter 
119flag of Southern OceanSouthern Oceansea temperatures vary from about 10 degrees Celsius to -2 degrees Celsius; cyclonic storms travel eastward around the continent and frequently are intense because of the temperature contrast between ice and open ocean; the ocean area from about latitude 40 south to the Antarctic Circle has the strongest average winds found anywhere on Earth; in winter the ocean freezes outward to 65 degrees south latitude in the Pacific sector and 55 degrees south latitude in the Atlantic sector lowering surface temperatures well below 0 degrees Celsius; at some coastal points intense persistent drainage winds from the interior keep the shoreline ice-free throughout the winter 
120flag of SpainSpaintemperate; clear hot summers in interior more moderate and cloudy along coast; cloudy cold winters in interior partly cloudy and cool along coast 
121flag of Spratly IslandsSpratly Islandstropical 
122flag of Sri LankaSri Lankatropical monsoon; northeast monsoon 
123flag of SudanSudantropical in south; arid desert in north; rainy season 
124flag of SurinameSurinametropical; moderated by trade winds 
125flag of SvalbardSvalbardarctic tempered by warm North Atlantic Current; cool summers cold winters; North Atlantic Current flows along west and north coasts of Spitsbergen keeping water open and navigable most of the year 
126flag of SwazilandSwazilandvaries from tropical to near temperate 
127flag of SwedenSwedentemperate in south with cold cloudy winters and cool partly cloudy summers; subarctic in north 
128flag of SwitzerlandSwitzerlandtemperate but varies with altitude; cold cloudy rainy/snowy winters; cool to warm cloudy humid summers with occasional showers 
129flag of SyriaSyriamostly desert; hot dry sunny summers 
130flag of São Tomé and PríncipeSão Tomé and Príncipetropical; hot humid; one rainy season 
131flag of TaiwanTaiwantropical; marine; rainy season during southwest monsoon 
132flag of LatviaLatviamaritime; wet moderate winters 
133flag of KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstandry continental to polar in high Tien Shan; subtropical in southwest 
134flag of AlbaniaAlbaniamild temperate; cool cloudy wet winters; hot clear dry summers; interior is cooler and wetter 
135flag of ChinaChinaextremely diverse; tropical in south to subarctic in north 
136flag of British Virgin IslandsBritish Virgin Islandssubtropical; humid; temperatures moderated by trade winds 
137flag of BruneiBruneitropical; hot humid rainy 
138flag of BulgariaBulgariatemperate; cold damp winters; hot dry summers 
139flag of Burkina FasoBurkina Fasotropical; warm dry winters; hot wet summers 
140flag of BurundiBurundiequatorial; high plateau with considerable altitude variation 
141flag of Cabo VerdeCabo Verdetemperate; warm dry summer; precipitation meager and very erratic 
142flag of CambodiaCambodiatropical; rainy monsoon season 
143flag of CameroonCameroonvaries with terrain from tropical along coast to semiarid and hot in north 
144flag of CanadaCanadavaries from temperate in south to subarctic and arctic in north 
145flag of Cayman IslandsCayman Islandstropical marine; warm rainy summers 
146flag of Central African RepublicCentral African Republictropical; hot dry winters; mild to hot wet summers 
147flag of ChadChadtropical in south desert in north 
148flag of ChileChiletemperate; desert in north; Mediterranean in central region; cool and damp in south 
149flag of Christmas IslandChristmas Islandtropical; heat and humidity moderated by trade winds 
150flag of BrazilBrazilmostly tropical but temperate in south 
151flag of Clipperton IslandClipperton Islandtropical humid average temperature 20-32 degrees C rains May-October 
152flag of Cocos IslandsCocos Islandspleasant modified by the southeast trade winds for about nine months of the year; moderate rainfall 
153flag of ColombiaColombiatropical along coast and eastern plains; cooler in highlands 
154flag of ComorosComorostropical marine; rainy season 
155flag of CongoCongotropical; rainy season 
156flag of Cook IslandsCook Islandstropical; moderated by trade winds 
157flag of Coral Sea Islands TerritoryCoral Sea Islands Territorytropical 
158flag of Costa RicaCosta Ricatropical and subtropical; dry season 
159flag of CroatiaCroatiaMediterranean and continental; continental climate predominant with hot summers and cold winters; mild winters dry summers along coast 
160flag of CubaCubatropical; moderated by trade winds; dry season 
161flag of CyprusCyprustemperate Mediterranean with hot dry summers and cool winters 
162flag of Czech RepublicCzech Republictemperate; cool summers; cold cloudy humid winters 
163flag of Côte d'IvoireCôte d'Ivoiretropical along coast semiarid in far north; three seasons - warm and dry 
164flag of Democratic Republic of the CongoDemocratic Republic of the Congotropical; hot and humid in equatorial river basin; cooler and drier in southern highlands; cooler and wetter in eastern highlands; north of Equator - wet season April to October dry season December to February; south of Equator - wet season November to March dry season April to October 
165flag of British Indian Ocean TerritoryBritish Indian Ocean Territorytropical marine; hot humid moderated by trade winds 
166flag of Bouvet IslandBouvet Islandantarctic 
167flag of DjiboutiDjiboutidesert; torrid dry 
168flag of AustraliaAustraliagenerally arid to semiarid; temperate in south and east; tropical in north 
169flag of AlgeriaAlgeriaarid to semiarid; mild wet winters with hot dry summers along coast; drier with cold winters and hot summers on high plateau; sirocco is a hot dust/sand-laden wind especially common in summer 
170flag of American SamoaAmerican Samoatropical marine moderated by southeast trade winds; annual rainfall averages about 3 m; rainy season from November to April dry season from May to October; little seasonal temperature variation 
171flag of AndorraAndorratemperate; snowy cold winters and warm dry summers 
172flag of AngolaAngolasemiarid in south and along coast to Luanda; north has cool dry season 
173flag of AnguillaAnguillatropical; moderated by northeast trade winds 
174flag of AntarcticaAntarcticasevere low temperatures vary with latitude elevation and distance from the ocean; East Antarctica is colder than West Antarctica because of its higher elevation; Antarctic Peninsula has the most moderate climate; higher temperatures occur in January along the coast and average slightly below freezing 
175flag of Antigua and BarbudaAntigua and Barbudatropical marine; little seasonal temperature variation 
176flag of Arctic OceanArctic Oceanpolar climate characterized by persistent cold and relatively narrow annual temperature ranges; winters characterized by continuous darkness cold and stable weather conditions and clear skies; summers characterized by continuous daylight damp and foggy weather and weak cyclones with rain or snow 
177flag of ArgentinaArgentinamostly temperate; arid in southeast; subantarctic in southwest 
178flag of ArmeniaArmeniahighland continental hot summers cold winters 
179flag of ArubaArubatropical marine; little seasonal temperature variation 
180flag of Ashmore and Cartier IslandsAshmore and Cartier Islandstropical 
181flag of Atlantic OceanAtlantic Oceantropical cyclones 
182flag of AustriaAustriatemperate; continental cloudy; cold winters with frequent rain in lowlands and snow in mountains; cool summers with occasional showers 
183flag of BotswanaBotswanasemiarid; warm winters and hot summers 
184flag of AzerbaijanAzerbaijandry semiarid steppe 
185flag of BahrainBahrainarid; mild pleasant winters; very hot humid summers 
186flag of Baker IslandBaker Islandequatorial; scant rainfall constant wind burning sun 
187flag of BangladeshBangladeshtropical; mild winter 
188flag of BarbadosBarbadostropical; rainy season 
189flag of Bassas da IndiaBassas da Indiatropical 
190flag of BelarusBelaruscold winters cool and moist summers; transitional between continental and maritime 
191flag of BelgiumBelgiumtemperate; mild winters cool summers; rainy humid cloudy 
192flag of BelizeBelizetropical; very hot and humid; rainy season 
193flag of BeninBenintropical; hot humid in south; semiarid in north 
194flag of BermudaBermudasubtropical; mild humid; gales strong winds common in winter 
195flag of BhutanBhutanvaries; tropical in southern plains; cool winters and hot summers in central valleys; severe winters and cool summers in Himalayas 
196flag of BoliviaBoliviavaries with altitude; humid and tropical to cold and semiarid 
197flag of Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovinahot summers and cold winters; areas of high elevation have short cool summers and long severe winters; mild rainy winters along coast 
198flag of DenmarkDenmarktemperate; humid and overcast; mild windy winters and cool summers 
199flag of DominicaDominicatropical; moderated by northeast trade winds; heavy rainfall 
200flag of KuwaitKuwaitdry desert; intensely hot summers; short cool winters 
201flag of IrelandIrelandtemperate maritime; modified by North Atlantic Current; mild winters cool summers; consistently humid; overcast about half the time 
202flag of HaitiHaititropical; semiarid where mountains in east cut off trade winds 
203flag of Heard Island and McDonald IslandsHeard Island and McDonald Islandsantarctic 
204flag of Holy SeeHoly Seetemperate; mild rainy winters 
205flag of HondurasHondurassubtropical in lowlands temperate in mountains 
206flag of Hong KongHong Kongtropical monsoon; cool and humid in winter hot and rainy from spring through summer warm and sunny in fall 
207flag of Howland IslandHowland Islandequatorial; scant rainfall constant wind burning sun 
208flag of HungaryHungarytemperate; cold cloudy humid winters; warm summers 
209flag of IcelandIcelandtemperate; moderated by North Atlantic Current; mild windy winters; damp cool summers 
210flag of IndiaIndiavaries from tropical monsoon in south to temperate in north 
211flag of Indian OceanIndian Oceannortheast monsoon 
212flag of IndonesiaIndonesiatropical; hot humid; more moderate in highlands 
213flag of IranIranmostly arid or semiarid subtropical along Caspian coast 
214flag of IraqIraqmostly desert; mild to cool winters with dry hot cloudless summers; northern mountainous regions along Iranian and Turkish borders experience cold winters with occasionally heavy snows that melt in early spring sometimes causing extensive flooding in central and southern Iraq 
215flag of Isle of ManIsle of Mancool summers and mild winters; temperate; overcast about one-third of the time 
216flag of GuineaGuineagenerally hot and humid; monsoonal-type rainy season 
217flag of IsraelIsraeltemperate; hot and dry in southern and eastern desert areas 
218flag of ItalyItalypredominantly Mediterranean; Alpine in far north; hot dry in south 
219flag of JamaicaJamaicatropical; hot humid; temperate interior 
220flag of Jan MayenJan Mayenarctic maritime with frequent storms and persistent fog 
221flag of JapanJapanvaries from tropical in south to cool temperate in north 
222flag of Jarvis IslandJarvis Islandtropical; scant rainfall constant wind burning sun 
223flag of JerseyJerseytemperate; mild winters and cool summers 
224flag of Johnston AtollJohnston Atolltropical but generally dry; consistent northeast trade winds with little seasonal temperature variation 
225flag of JordanJordanmostly arid desert; rainy season in west 
226flag of Juan de Nova IslandJuan de Nova Islandtropical 
227flag of KazakhstanKazakhstancontinental cold winters and hot summers arid and semiarid 
228flag of KenyaKenyavaries from tropical along coast to arid in interior 
229flag of Kingman ReefKingman Reeftropical but moderated by prevailing winds 
230flag of KiribatiKiribatitropical; marine hot and humid moderated by trade winds 
231flag of GuyanaGuyanatropical; hot humid moderated by northeast trade winds; two rainy seasons 
232flag of Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissautropical; generally hot and humid; monsoonal-type rainy season 
233flag of Dominican RepublicDominican Republictropical maritime; little seasonal temperature variation; seasonal variation in rainfall 
234flag of French GuianaFrench Guianatropical; hot humid; little seasonal temperature variation 
235flag of EcuadorEcuadortropical along coast becoming cooler inland at higher elevations; tropical in Amazonian jungle lowlands 
236flag of EgyptEgyptdesert; hot dry summers with moderate winters 
237flag of El SalvadorEl Salvadortropical; rainy season 
238flag of Equatorial GuineaEquatorial Guineatropical; always hot humid 
239flag of EritreaEritreahot dry desert strip along Red Sea coast; cooler and wetter in the central highlands 
240flag of EstoniaEstoniamaritime wet moderate winters cool summers 
241flag of EthiopiaEthiopiatropical monsoon with wide topographic-induced variation 
242flag of Europa IslandEuropa Islandtropical 
243flag of Falkland IslandsFalkland Islandscold marine; strong westerly winds cloudy humid; rain occurs on more than half of days in year; occasional snow all year except in January and February but does not accumulate 
244flag of Faroe IslandsFaroe Islandsmild winters cool summers; usually overcast; foggy windy 
245flag of Federated States of MicronesiaFederated States of Micronesiatropical; heavy year-round rainfall especially in the eastern islands; located on southern edge of the typhoon belt with occasionally severe damage 
246flag of FijiFijitropical marine; only slight seasonal temperature variation 
247flag of FinlandFinlandcold temperate; potentially subarctic but comparatively mild because of moderating influence of the North Atlantic Current Baltic Sea and more than 60000 lakes 
248flag of FranceFrancegenerally cool winters and mild summers but mild winters and hot summers along the Mediterranean; occasional strong cold dry north-to-northwesterly wind known as mistral 
249flag of French PolynesiaFrench Polynesiatropical but moderate 
250flag of GuernseyGuernseytemperate with mild winters and cool summers; about 50% of days are overcast 
251flag of French Southern and Antarctic LandsFrench Southern and Antarctic Landsantarctic 
252flag of GabonGabontropical; always hot humid 
253flag of Gaza StripGaza Striptemperate mild winters dry and warm to hot summers 
254flag of GeorgiaGeorgiawarm and pleasant; Mediterranean-like on Black Sea coast 
255flag of GermanyGermanytemperate and marine; cool cloudy wet winters and summers; occasional warm foehn wind 
256flag of GhanaGhanatropical; warm and comparatively dry along southeast coast; hot and humid in southwest; hot and dry in north 
257flag of GibraltarGibraltarMediterranean with mild winters and warm summers 
258flag of Glorioso IslandsGlorioso Islandstropical 
259flag of GreeceGreecetemperate; mild wet winters; hot dry summers 
260flag of GreenlandGreenlandarctic to subarctic; cool summers cold winters 
261flag of GrenadaGrenadatropical; tempered by northeast trade winds 
262flag of GuadeloupeGuadeloupesubtropical tempered by trade winds; moderately high humidity 
263flag of GuamGuamtropical marine; generally warm and humid moderated by northeast trade winds; dry season from January to June rainy season from July to December; little seasonal temperature variation 
264flag of GuatemalaGuatemalatropical; hot humid in lowlands; cooler in highlands 
265flag of ZimbabweZimbabwetropical; moderated by altitude; rainy season 

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