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Subpolar oceanic climate

Köppen Code: Cfc
C : Temperate
f : Without dry season
c : Cold summer


View Index of Climate Classification Types

Temperate, without dry season, cold summer.

The coldest month averaging above 0 °C (32 °F) and 1–3 months averaging above 10 °C (50 °F).

No significant precipitation difference between seasons.

Related climatic classifications
CfaHumid subtropical climate
CfbTemperate oceanic climate
CsaHot-summer Mediterranean climate
CsbWarm-summer Mediterranean climate
CscCool-summer Mediterranean climate
CwaMonsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate
CwbSubtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters
CwcCold subtropical highland climate or subpolar oceanic climate with dry winters


A selection of mineral localities found in this climate zone.

Tyndrum lead mine, Tyndrum, Stirling, Scotland, UK
Clashgorm Mine, Strontian, Highland, Scotland, UK
La Combe de la Selle, Saint Christophe-en-Oisans, Le Bourg-d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Abergairn Mine, Glen Gairn, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
Gairnshiel Bridge, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
Allt Tighe Cumhaig, Struy, Strathglass, Highland, Scotland, UK
H-W mine (Myra Falls), Buttle Lake, Alberni Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Ancohuma Peak (West Side), Illampú massif, Larecaja Province, La Paz, Bolivia
Shierglas Quarry, Blair Atholl, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
Tomnadashan, Killin, Stirling, Scotland, UK
Dalnabo Quarry, Glen Gairn, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
Trinafour, Glen Errochty, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
Upper Gartally, Drumnadrochit, Highland, Scotland, UK
Valnabrugo, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Carr Brae, Dornie, Lochalsh, Highland, Scotland, UK
Lochan na Lairige, Ben Lawers, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK
Tête de Vautisse, Réotier, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
La Lauzière massif, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Entre Deux Roches, La Lauzière massif, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Loch na Meine Mine, Strathglass, Highland, Scotland, UK
Ratagain Intrusion, Glenelg, Highland, Scotland, UK
Struy Mines, Struy, Strathglass, Highland, Scotland, UK
Nevis Valley, Central Otago District, Otago Region, New Zealand
La Madeleine pass, La Lauzière massif, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Creag an t-Seabhaig, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
 
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