Definition of Subtropical. Meaning of Subtropical. Synonyms of Subtropical

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Subtropical. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Subtropical and, of course, Subtropical synonyms and on the right images related to the word Subtropical.

Definition of Subtropical

Subtropical
Subtropical Sub*trop"ic*al, a. Nearly tropical.

Meaning of Subtropical from wikipedia

- The subtropical zones or subtropics are geographical and climate zones located to the north and south of the Torrid Zone. Geographically part of the North...
- A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and cool to mild winters. These climates normally lie on the...
- A subtropical cyclone is a weather system that has some characteristics of a tropical and an extratropical cyclone. As early as the 1950s, meteorologists...
- of temperature. Oceanic climates can be found in both temperate and subtropical areas, notably in Western Europe, parts of central and Southern Africa...
- skies, calm winds, and very little precipitation. They are also known as subtropical ridges, or highs. It is a high-pressure area at the divergence of trade...
- period in each year when most Atlantic tropical cyclones form. However, subtropical or tropical cyclogenesis is possible at any time of the year, as was...
- normally mild in the humid subtropics, and warm ocean currents normally are found in coastal areas with humid subtropical climates. This type of climate...
- Tropical and subtropical gr****lands, savannas, and shrublands is a terrestrial biome defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature. The biome is dominated...
- 000 ft) above sea level, and the higher altitude and somewhat weaker subtropical jets at 10–16 km (6.2–9.9 mi; 33,000–52,000 ft). The Northern Hemisphere...
- (desert climate). Hot desert climates (BWh) are typically found under the subtropical ridge in the lower middle latitudes, often between 20° and 33° north...