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Deciduous Forests Biome

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The climate conditions of the Deciduous Forests is (Cf) or Moist Continental Climate. A climate that isn't very common around the world.

Köppen's Classification

Deciduous Forests enter in Köppen's C climate classification, which is Moist Continental. The latitude range of this biome is from 23 degrees North to 38 degrees South.

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The Seasons

Has the four seasons: spring, summer, autumn, winter

Summer: Average temperature - 70 degrees F

Winter: Average temperature - 30 degrees F, meaning that snow is often present.

 

Humidity
60-80 %

   

Precipitation

Winter: 10 - 15 in.
Summer: 17-20 in.
Yearly: 50 - 60 in.
 

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Animals in this biome must adjust to cold and hot weathers. Usually, they are covered by their fur, but the ones that don't have enough fur simply hide the rest of the winter from their predators.
Regarding plants, in the summer they grow, in autumn they fall, in spring they grow back again, and in the winter they freeze and die. In this biome, evergreens have a special adaptation that keeps them alive throughout the winter.
Due to the tall trees, sunlight sometimes doesn't go all the way into the ground, usually this only happens in small zones where small trees are found.