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Tropical monsoon climate

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Karst topography of the Maya Mountains

Maya Mts, Belize/Guatemala
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Karst topography of the Maya Mountains

Maya Mts, Belize/Guatemala
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Karst topography of the Maya Mountains

Maya Mts, Belize/Guatemala
Köppen Code: Am
A : Tropical
m : Monsoon


View Index of Climate Classification Types

The driest month (which nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice for that side of the equator) with precipitation less than 60 mm (2.4 in), but more than 4% the total annual precipitation.

Related climatic classifications
AfTropical rainforest climate
AsTropical dry savanna climate
AwTropical savanna, wet


A selection of mineral localities found in this climate zone.

Acoje Mine, Santa Cruz, Zambales Province, Central Luzon Region, Luzon, Philippines
Roger quarries, João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil
Kiddel Point, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands, USA
Bogota, Canala Commune, Northern Province, New Caledonia, France
Cerro Sarambí, Amambay Department, Paraguay
Antamok Mine, Baguio District, Benguet Province, Cordillera Administrative Region, Luzon, Philippines
Mona Island, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, USA
Batong Buhay Mine, Kalinga-Apayao Province, Cordillera Administrative Region, Luzon, Philippines
Bo Pie Rin Mine (Hills of Precious Stones Mine), Pailin District, Krong Pailin Municipality (Pailin Municipality), Cambodia
Rio Chile, Puriscal, San José Province, Costa Rica
Basay Mine (Muhong Mine), Basay, Negros Island, Negros Oriental Province, Negros Island Region, Visayas, Philippines
Barlo Mine, Pangasinan Province, Ilocos Region, Luzon, Philippines
Baguio Mine, Baguio District, Benguet Province, Cordillera Administrative Region, Luzon, Philippines
Cerro Matoso S. A. Laterite deposit (Cerro Matoso Mine), Montelíbano, Córdoba Department, Colombia
Muong Nong impact crater, Muong Nong, Savannakhet Province, Laos
Panique property, Panique, Tablas Island, Tarlac Province, Central Luzon Region, Luzon, Philippines
Camanlangan Mine, Bataan Province, Central Luzon Region, Luzon, Philippines
Friguia Mine, Friguia, Fria Prefecture, Boké Region, Guinea
Monito Island (Moneta Island; Muna Muna Island), Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, USA
San Remegio Mine, Negros Island, Negros Occidental Province, Negros Island Region, Visayas, Philippines
Keystone Mine, Juncos, Puerto Rico, USA
Mount Bowen, Hinchinbrook Island, Ingham District, Hinchinbrook Shire, Queensland, Australia
Union Mine, Canala Commune, Northern Province, New Caledonia, France
Subol Mine, Pangasinan Province, Ilocos Region, Luzon, Philippines
Toledo Mine, Atlas Copper District (Toledo), Cebu Island, Cebu Province, Central Visayas Region, Visayas, Philippines
 
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