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Effect of Continental Position on Climate

The position of a location on a continent relative to the ocean determine whether it is a marine or continental climate.

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continental climate

continental climate

More variable climate dominated by a vast expanse of land.
maritime climate

maritime climate

Moderate climate dominated by a nearby ocean.

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