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Warm, dry-summer continental climate

Köppen Code: Dsb
D : Cold (continental)
s : Dry summer
b : Warm summer


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Cold (continental), dry warm summer.

The coldest month averaging below 0 °C (32 °F), all months with average temperatures below 22 °C (71.6 °F), and at least four months averaging above 10 °C (50 °F).

At least three times as much precipitation in the wettest month of winter as in the driest month of summer, and driest month of summer receives less than 30 mm (1.2 in).

Related climatic classifications
DfaHot-summer humid continental climate
DfbWarm-summer humid continental climate
DfcSubarctic climate
DfdExtremely cold subarctic climate
DsaHot, 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.

Bunker Hill Mine (Tyler; Stemwinder; Bunker Hill and Sullivan; Bunker Chance Mine), Bunker Hill properties, Kellogg, Shoshone Co., Idaho, USA
Bessie G Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
Standard Mine (Smuggler; Juniper; Grover Cleveland), Dixie Meadows flat, Prairie City, Quartzburg Mining District (Comer Mining District), Grant Co., Oregon, USA
Zareh Shuran Mine (Zarshuran Mine; Zarshouran Mine; Zarehehuran), Takab (Takan Tepe), West Azerbaijan, Iran
Icicle Creek Road, Leavenworth, Leavenworth Mining District, Chelan Co., Washington, USA
Sears Creek, Wenatchee Ridge, Lake Wenatchee, Chelan Co., Washington, USA
Cleveland Mine (Santa Rita Mine), Adams Mountain, Deer Trail & Cedar Canyon Mining Districts, Huckleberry Range, Stevens Co., Washington, USA
Silica Bell Claim, Jones Lake Power Station, New Westminster Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Burke, Shoshone Co., Idaho, USA
Rose quartz occurrence, Wama District (Vama District), Nuristan, Afghanistan
Wells Fargo Mine, Huckleberry Mountain, Deer Trail & Cedar Canyon Mining Districts, Huckleberry Range, Stevens Co., Washington, USA
Angouran Mine (Anguran Mine), Sheykhlar, Zanjan, Iran
Crawfish Lake, Colville Indian Reservation, Okanogan Co., Washington, USA
Wenatchee Ridge, Lake Wenatchee, Chelan Co., Washington, USA
Gemini Claim, Cashe Creek, San Poil District (Keller District), Colville Indian reservation, Ferry Co., Washington, USA
Agh-Darreh Mine (Agdarreh Mine), Takab (Takan Tepe), West Azerbaijan, Iran
Nelson Ridge, Bumping Lake, Bumping Lake Mining District, Yakima Co., Washington, USA
Usk, Pend Oreille Co., Washington, USA
Loon Lake Copper Mine (Kemp-Komar Mine; Key West Mine), Valley, Loon Lake area, Stevens Co., Washington, USA
Hypotheek Mine, Pinehurst, Pine Creek Mining District, Shoshone Co., Idaho, USA
Daisy Mine (Daisy-Tempest Mine; Silver Mountain Mine), Kentry Ridge, Kettle Falls Mining District, Stevens Co., Washington, USA
Sherman Mine (Leary Mine), Burke, Shoshone Co., Idaho, USA
Charity Vein Mine, Warren Mining District (Marshall Mining District), Idaho Co., Idaho, USA
Standard-Mammoth Mine (Greenhill - Cleveland; Mace Group), Canyon Creek, Shoshone Co., Idaho, USA
Mullan, Shoshone Co., Idaho, USA
 
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