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Alpine climate

average weather (climate) for the regions above the tree line
White Mountain, an alpine environment at 4,300 metres (14,000 ft) in California

Alpine climate is the average weather (climate) for the regions above the tree line. This is a mountain or highland climate.

No month has a mean temperature higher than 10 °C (50 °F).[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. McKnight, Tom L; Hess, Darrel (2000). "Climate zones and types: the Köppen system". Physical geography: a landscape appreciation. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall. pp. 235–7. ISBN 0-13-020263-0.