Consider the following differences between El Nino and La Nina:
- While during La Nina water temperatures in equatorial pacific ocean becomes cooler, during El Nino the temperature rises
- While La Nina is considered good for Indian Monsoon, El Nino leads to bad Monsoon
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Both are correct statements
While La Nina is characterized by drought in Ecuador and Peru, and Heavy floods in Australia; and other Asian countries, El Nino leads to drought or scant rainfall in western pacific / Asia and floods in western South America.
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