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Classification of the long-term weather in a specific area. General weather pattern over a significantly large area of earth’s surface. This weather’s average conditions covering a period of 30 to 35 years, such as humidity, precipitation, temperature, wind velocity or near-term course, may be predicted to a reasonable degree of accuracy. It is identified from weather records.


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