Which of the following regions of the world has/have Mediterranean-type climate?

  1. Southern Europe
  2. Western Australia
  3. Central Chile
  4. Southern China 

Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [A] 1, 2 & 3 Only

Southern China has humid subtropical climate with mild winters and hot & muggy summers.The Mediterranean climate is characterised by dry summers and mild, moist winters.The lands around the Mediterranean Sea form the largest area where this climate type is found, but it also is found in most of California, in parts of Western and South Australia, in south-western South Africa, sections of Central Asia, and in central Chile.

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