The north-east monsoon:
1. Blows from land to sea
2. Comes between October to December
3. Brings 60% of the annual rainfall in coastal Tamil Nadu
Which of the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

India’s climate is affected by two seasonal winds—the north-east monsoon and the south-west monsoon. The north-east monsoon commonly known as winter monsoon blows from land to sea whereas south-west monsoon known as summer monsoon blows from sea to land after crossing the Indian ocean, the Arabian sea and the Bay of Bengal. The south-west monsoon brings most of the rainfall during the year in the country.

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