Climate Regions of Latin America
1. Climate Regions of Latin America Geography
Ch. 7 Section 2
2. Main Idea Much of Latin America is located in the Tropics and has a year-round high temperature and heavy rainfall.
3. Hot to Mild Climates Most of Latin America lies in the Tropics
Tropics = Areas between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn.
Warm temperatures because this area receives directs rays of the sun for much of the year.