Consider the following statements about Anticyclones:
- Anticyclones are more common in equatorial areas than in temperate areas
- Anticyclones are formed only over water and not over lands
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
First statement is incorrect because most of the anticyclones, are found over oceans around 30° latitude in both the hemispheres. Second statement is incorrect because Anticyclones are also formed in the interiors of the continents in winter season.
This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module