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(English) Moderate climate with long, warm summers and short, cold winters. Can be subdivided into maritime, continental, steppe, and arid. Air temperature may range from -8 to +30¬įC. Can tolerate minimum water temperatures below 10¬įC and may have problems with water temperatures above 15¬įC. (See also: subtropical, boreal, tropical)
(French) Climat mod√©r√© avec les √©t√©s longues, chaudes et les hivers courts, froids. Peut √™tre subdivis√© en maritime, continental, steppe, et aride. La temp√©rature de l'air peut avoir entre -8 √† +30¬įC. Tol√®re des temp√©ratures d'eau minimumes en dessous de 10¬įC et avoir des probl√®mes avec les temp√©ratures de l'eau au-dessus de 15¬įC. (See also: subtropical, boreal, tropical)
(Portuguese) Clima moderado com ver√Ķes longos e temperados e invernos curtos e frios. (See also: subtropical, boreal, tropical)

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