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Global climate patterns are influenced by a range of different factors, some of which can lead to hazardous extreme weather conditions.
Why is there a gradual decline in temperature from the equator to the poles?
What change to air temperature is experienced as height above sea level increases?
Increase of 2 °C with every 150 m of height
Loss of 1 °C with every 150 m of height
No change at all as height increases
Which of these is a warm ocean current?
The Californian Current
The Labrador Current
The North Atlantic Drift
What is the prevailing wind direction in the UK?
Which ocean experiences El Niño and La Niña weather conditions?
What name is used for tropical storms in the Indian Ocean?
What ocean temperatures are required for a tropical storm to develop?
5 to 15 °C
15 to 25 °C
Above 27 °C
Typhoon Haiyan devastated which Asian country?
How much rainfall fell in 24 hours which led to the Cumbrian floods?
How do the Environmental Agency help reduce the risks of flooding?
They send out flood warnings
They provide emergency services such as helicopters
The provide money to help with the clean up