• Europe's climate varies from the subtropical to the polar climate.
  • Mediterranean climate of the south: Warm summer and rainy winter
  •  The western and northwestern parts: Mild, humid climate, influenced by the North Atlantic Drift
  •  Central and Eastern Europe: Humid continental-type
  •  North-East: Subarctic and Tundra climates
  • The westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean creates a significant influence over the climate of entire Europe.
Climate Divider: The Mediterranean climate is separated  from the cold climate of the north by the Alps mountain .
North Atlantic Drift:
  • It is also known as North Atlantic current
  • Type: Warm ocean current.
  • It brings warmth to Western Europe.
  • The westerly wind further transports warmth across Europe.
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