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"CLIMATE AND WEATHER are often mistaken for one another. Weather
is a daily description of the temperature, pressure, and
precipitation conditions of the atmosphere for a specific place.
Climate is an average of weather, typically taken over a period of
years. Weather and climate are responses to global circulation of
water and air and help shape the landscape by eroding mountains and
From: Exploring Geology
by Stephen Reynolds, et al