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Weather and Climate : Question 4
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Weather depends on three factors: temperature, humidity and the amount of sunshine. Using the symbols below, make a table to show the weather of the five cities listed in the table.

 

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Sunny

Cloudy with sunny spells

Cloudy, possible rain showers with sunny spells

Cloudy and dull, likely to rain

 

(a) Complete the following table. You may use any source of information necessary (television, radio, newspaper or the Internet) to find out the information you need. The date should be the same for each city.

Example:

Paris, France

17 September 2003

18°C

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City and County

Date

Daytime Temperature

Weather

Paris, France

 

 

 

New York City, USA

 

 

 

Sydney, Australia

 

 

 

Oslo, Norway

 

 

 

Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

 

 

(b) What is the difference between weather and climate?

 

 

 

(c) Based on these observations, is it possible to guess what type of climate each city has?