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UNEP/MAP, Riverine Transport of Water, Sediments and Pollutants to the Mediterranean Sea. 2003.
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Mean annual temperature
Climatically, the Mediterranean is characterised by warm temperatures, winter-dominated rainfall, dry summers, and a profusion of microclimates (UNEP/MAP/MED POL 2003). Mean annual
temperature follows a marked north-to-south gradient, with local
variations superimposed by geography.