Climate of Korea
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Climate of Korea a preface. Climate of Korea : a selected bibliography. [Climate of Korea : climatic elements. Climate of Korea : climatic data] by Shannon Boyd-Bailey McCune

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Published by University Lithoprinters in [Ypsilanti, Mich .
Written in English


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Photoreprint edition.

Other titlesClimate of Korea : a selected bibliography., Climate of Korea : climatic elements., Climate of Korea : climatic data.
StatementShannon McCune ; Korean Research Associates, George Shannon McCune, director.
SeriesResearch monographs on Korea -- Ser. B, no. 1-4
ContributionsKorean Research Associates (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. in 1 :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13543732M

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South Korea is located in East Asia, on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula located out from the far east of the Asian landmass. The only country with a land border to South Korea is North Korea, lying to the north with kilometres ( mi) of the border running along the Korean Demilitarized Korea is mostly surrounded by water and has 2, kilometres (1, mi) of coast.   Korea possesses a temperature monsoonal climate – that is, in terms of precipitation, Korea experiences a distinct summer rainy season, but in terms of temperature, Korea . Overall Climate. Korea's climate is cooler than most countries along the 38th parallel. Like most countries in the Northern Hemisphere, it experiences four seasons, with colder weather in December. The climate of Seoul features a humid continental climate with dry winter, called "Dwa" in the Köppen climate classification. Seoul is classed as having a temperate climate with four distinct seasons, but temperature differences between the hottest part of summer and the depths of winter are extreme. In summer the influence of the North Pacific high-pressure system brings hot, humid weather.

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