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Monsoon-influenced subarctic climate

Köppen Code: Dwc
D : Cold (continental)
w : Dry winter
c : Cold summer


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Cold (continental), dry winter, cold summer.

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

At least ten times as much rain in the wettest month of summer as in the driest month of winter (an alternative definition is 70% or more of average annual precipitation is received in the warmest six months).

Related climatic classifications
DfaHot-summer humid continental climate
DfbWarm-summer humid continental climate
DfcSubarctic 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
DwdMonsoon-influenced extremely cold subarctic climate


A selection of mineral localities found in this climate zone.

Tazheranskii Massif (Tazheran Massif), Lake Baikal area, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Sherlova Gora (Sherlovaya Gora), Adun-Cholon Range, Nerchinsk Gem mines, Nerchinsk (Nertschinsk), Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Nerchinsk (Nertschinsk), Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Erdenet Mine (Erdenetiin Ovoo Mine), Erdenet, Orhon Aimag (Orkhon Aimag), Mongolia
Chiney Massif, Aldan Shield, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Russia
Ol'khonskiye Vorota Strait (Olkhon Gate), Lake Baikal area, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Akatui Pb-Zn deposit, Akatui, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Ir-Nimi manganese deposit, Taikan Ridge, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
Vodorazhdelnoye (Vodorazdelnaya), Menza District, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Chumar Mines (Chhumar Mines; Chumar ruby mines), Ganesh Himal (Ganesha), Dhading District, Province No. 3, Nepal
Oktyabr'skoe Mo-U Deposit, Strel'tsovskoe Mo-U ore field, Krasnokamensk, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Chineyskoye Fe-Ti-V deposit, Chiney massif, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Aunik F-Be deposit, Vitim Plateau, Buriatia Republic (Buryatia), Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Sosedka pegmatite vein, Malkhan pegmatite field (Malchan; "Malechansk"), Krasnyi Chikoy, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Kadainski Mine, Nerchinsk (Nertschinsk), Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Tastyg Spodumene deposit, Tuva, Russia
Pravo-Urmiiskoe deposit (Pravo-Urmiisky), Badzhalski ore District, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
Somdang Zn-Pb mine (Ganesh Himal Zn-Pb deposit; Ganesh Himal deposit), Ganesh Himal (Ganesha), Dhading District, Province No. 3, Nepal
Bugdainskoe deposit (Bugdaya), Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Merekski ore District, Bureya Massif, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
Zhirekenskoye Mo-Cu deposit, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Berezovskoye Fe deposit, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Chalba Sn deposit, Komsomolski ore District, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
Birkhin gabbro massif (Ozernovskii), Narin-Kunta, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Kruchininskoy magnetite deposit, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
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