Category: Seasons

Exploring the Relationship Between Humidity and Diurnal Temperature Variation in Summer

The diurnal temperature variation, also known as the daily temperature range, is the difference between the maximum and minimum temperatures recorded in a single day. This variation is influenced by many factors, including the amount of sunlight, cloud cover, wind speed, and humidity. In particular, humidity can have a significant effect on the daily temperature

Exploring the Possibility of a Place on Earth Without a Sub-Annual Cycle

Seasons are a fundamental aspect of life on Earth. They shape the behavior of plants and animals, influence the weather, and affect human activities such as agriculture and tourism. We typically think of seasons as occurring in a regular, predictable pattern, with distinct periods of warmth, cold, rain, and snow. However, not all places on

Tilting Toward the Sun: Kinshasa DRC’s Angle on the Summer and Winter Solstices

Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), is located near the equator, which means it experiences relatively consistent weather patterns throughout the year. However, the city is not completely immune to seasonal changes, and during the summer and winter solstices it tilts away from the sun’s plane. In this article, we will