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continental climate, Pusan, average annual precipitation, strong winds, Winter temperatures

South Korea has a basically continental climate, with cold, dry winters and hot, rainy summers. In Seoul the average January temperature range is -7 to 1C (19 to 33F), and the average July temperature range is 22 to 29C (71 to 83F). Winter temperatures are higher along the southern coast and considerably lower in the mountainous interior. The average annual precipitation in Seoul is 1,370 mm (54 in), and in Pusan it is 1,470 mm (58 in). Rainfall is concentrated in the summer months (June to September). The southern coast is subject to late summer typhoons that bring strong winds and heavy rains.



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