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Subarctic climate

Köppen Code: Dfc
D : Cold (continental)
f : Without dry season
c : Cold summer

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Cold (continental) without dry season, cold summer.

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

No significant precipitation difference between seasons.

Related climatic classifications
DfaHot-summer humid continental climate
DfbWarm-summer humid continental climate
DfdExtremely cold subarctic climate
DsaHot, dry-summer continental climate
DsbWarm, dry-summer continental climate
DscDry-summer subarctic climate
DwaMonsoon-influenced hot-summer humid continental climate
DwbMonsoon-influenced warm-summer humid continental climate
DwcMonsoon-influenced subarctic climate
DwdMonsoon-influenced extremely cold subarctic climate

A selection of mineral localities found in this climate zone.

Sweet Home Mine (Home Sweet Home Mine; Sweet Home lode and Pulaski lode [Patents 106 and 107]), Mount Bross, Alma District, Park Co., Colorado, USA
Rapid Creek, Dawson mining district, Yukon, Canada
Nagar (Nagir), Hunza Valley, Gilgit District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Sunnyside Mine group (American Tunnel Mine; American Tunnel; Gold King Mine; Washington Mine; Belle Creole; Gold Prince; Brenneman Mine; Mogul Mine), Bonita Peak, Gladstone, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten, Sweden
Sponda Alp - Pizzo Forno, Chironico Valley, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland
Eagle Mine (New Jersey Zinc Eagle Mine; Gilman Mine; Wilkesbarre shaft; Newhouse tunnel; Little Chief Mine; Iron Mask Mine; Belden Mine; Black Iron Mine), Gilman, Gilman District (Battle Mountain District; Red Cliff District), Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
Silver tunnel, Van Silver Property (Van Silver Mine; Van Silver Claims), Brandywine Creek, Vancouver Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Garpenberg Norra Mine (North), Garpenberg, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
Stillwater Complex, Nye, Stillwater Co., Montana, USA
Bastnäs Mines, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
Calumet Mine (Calumet; Calumet No. 2; Hecla; Hecla No. 2; Calumet Iron Mine; Calumet-Hecla-Smithville Magnetite deposit; Patented Placer claims: Calumet; Hecla-Williamson; Smithville No. 2; CF&I Company Mine), Turret District, Chaffee Co., Colorado, USA
Camp Bird Mine, Camp Bird, Sneffels District (Sneffels - Red Mountain District; Mount Sneffels District), Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
Port Radium District, Great Bear Lake, Mackenzie District, Northwest Territories, Canada
Giant Yellowknife Mine (Giant Mine), Yellowknife, Mackenzie District, Northwest Territories, Canada
Crystal Peak area, Park Co., Colorado, USA
Martin Lake mine, Beaverlodge Lake area, Saskatchewan, Canada
British Columbia Molybdenum Ltd. Mine, Patsy Creek, Kitsault, Alice Arm, Skeena Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Yubileinaya pegmatite (Yubileinoye; Jubilejnaja), Karnasurt Mt, Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
Shengus (Shingus), Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Kirovskii apatite mine (Kirovsky Mine; Kirovskii Mine; Kirov Mine), Kukisvumchorr Mt, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
Alluaiv Mt, Lovozero Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia
Hålsjöberg (Horrsjöberg), Torsby, Värmland, Sweden
Alnö, Sundsvall, Västernorrland, Sweden
Pegmatite No. 22 (Gottcha Claim), North Group, Cross Lake, Manitoba, Canada
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