Geography

Beside landforms and drainage, which is the third basic element of the natural environment?


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Climate


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Landforms and drainage are two of the three basic elements that make the natural environment of any area. Climate is the third basic element of the natural environment. Climate refers to the sum total of weather conditions and variations over a large area for a long period of time. Elements of climate  are temperature, atmospheric pressure, wind, humidity, precipitation.
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