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Tundra

Köppen Code: ET
E : Polar
T : Tundra


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Polar tundra.

All 12 months of the year with average temperatures between 0 °C (32 °F) and 10 °C (50 °F).

Related climatic classifications
EFIce cap climate


A selection of mineral localities found in this climate zone.

Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru
Ladjuar Medam (Lajur Madan; Lapis-lazuli Mine; Lapis-lazuli deposit), Sar-e Sang (Sar Sang; Sary Sang), Koksha Valley (Kokscha Valley; Kokcha Valley), Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts, Badakhshan Province (Badakshan Province; Badahsan Province), Afghanistan
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
Nanisivik Mine, Nanisivik, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada
Huanzala Mine, Huallanca, Huallanca District, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru
Ilímaussaq complex, Narsaq, Kujalleq, Greenland, Denmark
Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
Miage Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
Casapalca Mine, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru
Narsaarsuk pegmatite (Narssârssuk pegmatite), Narsaarsuk Plateau, Igaliku (Igaliko), Narsaq, Kujalleq, Greenland, Denmark
Tincalayu mine (Boroquimica Mine), Salar del Hombre Muerto, Los Andes department, Salta, Argentina
Alchuri (Alchori; Aschudi), Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
Prabornaz Mine (Praborna Mine), Saint-Marcel, Aosta Valley, Italy
Koksha Valley (Kokscha Valley; Kokcha Valley), Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts, Badakhshan Province (Badakshan Province; Badahsan Province), Afghanistan
Ice River Alkaline Complex, Golden Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Huaron mines, Huaron mining district, Huayllay district, Pasco province, Pasco department, Peru
Great Fissure eruption (Main Fracture), Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia
Cavradi gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
San Genaro Mine, Castrovirreyna District, Castrovirreyna Province, Huancavelica Department, Peru
Ragra Mine (Minasragra), Huayllay District, Pasco Province, Pasco Department, Peru
Julcani Mine, Julcani District, Angaraes Province, Huancavelica Department, Peru
Kangerluarsuk Fjord (Kangerdluarssuq Fjord), Ilímaussaq complex, Narsaq, Kujalleq, Greenland, Denmark
Fiskenæsset (Fiskenaesset; Qeqertarsuatsiaat), Nuuk (Godthåb), Sermersooq, Greenland, Denmark
Excelsior Mine, Cerro de Pasco, Pasco province, Pasco department, Peru
Giuv Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
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