Iraq Climate

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Climate: mostly desert; mild to cool winters with dry, hot, cloudless summers; northern mountainous regions along Iranian and Turkish borders experience cold winters with occasionally heavy snows that melt in early spring, sometimes causing extensive flooding in central and southern Iraq

Definition: This entry includes a brief description of typical weather regimes throughout the year.

Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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