We all know
that summers usually mean warmer temperatures and winters mean
cooler temperatures, but have you ever hear somebody say on a
hot summer day, "I would love to go up to the mountains
to get away from this heat."
you've heard somebody else say on a cold winter day, "I
would love to take a vacation down south so I could bask in the
is the issue, what's the big deal about...
Look at the
following cities on a map.
up to the mountains?
south for the winter?
- St. Petersburg,
you expect the temperatures of the following cities to vary? Why?
Go to weather.com's
averages and records and find the average yearly
temperature for each city. Then look up each cities elevation
and latitude at the Global
you notice anything about each city's average temperature and
their elevation and latitude?