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Elevation: 114 meters     Latitude: 48 37N     Longitude: 061 16E
Köppen Classification: Tropical and Subtropical Steppe Climate



This climate type occurs primarily on the periphery of the true deserts in low-latitude semiarid steppe regions. It is transitional to the tropical wet-dry climate on the equatorward side and to the mediterranean climate on its poleward margin, with a cooler, wetter winter resulting from the higher latitude and mid-latitude frontal cyclone activity. Annual precipitation totals are greater than in tropical and subtropical desert climates. Yearly variations in amount are not as extreme as in the true deserts but are nevertheless large.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "BSk". (Tropical and Subtropical Steppe Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Irgiz is 41.0°F (5°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 75.0°F (23.9°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 5.0°F (-15°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Irgiz is 112.3°F (44.6°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Irgiz is -42.5°F (-41.4°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Irgiz is 7.1" (180.3 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is June with 0.8" (20.3 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is January with an average of 0.4" (10.2 mm).

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