Climatic type with moderate temperatures, known most commonly in Europe, e.g. in the Köppen classification, as a warm-temperate rainy climate having a coldest month with temperatures of -3 °C to +18 °C and a warmest month above +10 °C. Such climates are found typically in latitudes 30–45°. The Thornthwaite classification defines this type according to evapotranspiration and moisture budget.
Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.