The Sudan type climate is:

  1. characterized by dry summers and wet winters
  2. confined to tepid latitudes

 Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

Both statements are incorrect because Savanna or Sudan climate is a transitional type of climate confined to tropics. It is characterized by cool, dry winters and hot, rainy seasons. The climate is confined to tropics. Tepid latitudes lie between the tropics and the polar circles. The Savanna or Sudan Climate is a transitional type of climate found between the equatorial forests and the trade wind hot deserts.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module