Which of the following statements are correct about Mediterranean Climate?

  1. It is characterized by dry summers and rainy winters
  2. The precipitation results mainly from frontal storms associated with westerlies
  3. Frost is uncommon in this climate region
  4. Pines and oaks are common tree species found in this region

  Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

All of the above statements are correct
Mediterranean climate region is very much suitable for cultivation of vegetables and fruits. The region is characterized by dry summers and rainy winters. So, drought resistant tress like oak and pine are found here.

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