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Old 09-16-2016, 02:52 PM
 
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I just thought this would be an interesting way to do a sort of climate battle.


Mine:


Favorite climate in my own country: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breckenridge
Favorite climate outside my country: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davos


For me these are about equal. There are advantages and disadvantages to each (for example, Breckenridge is too dry while Davos has a not-ideal precipitation pattern), but overall it balances out.
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:07 PM
 
Location: Finland
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Davos for me.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helsinki#Climate (Airport)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ann_Arbor,_Michigan#Climate
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:22 PM
 
Location: Foreignorland 58 N, 17 E.
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Your link went to Chisinau... but I'd like Ann Arbor better.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%A5lilla#Climate
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ponta_Delgada#Climate

Ponta Delgada full stop for me. But Målilla is very nice by Swedish standards!
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:23 PM
 
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I meant compare your own two, not those of the person before you. But that will work too
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:30 PM
 
Location: In transition
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Victoria, BC within Canada

vs.

Oranjestad, Aruba globally

Oranjestad wins by light years

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victor...lumbia#Climate
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oranjestad,_Aruba#Climate
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:35 PM
 
Location: Finland
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Your link went to Chisinau... but I'd like Ann Arbor better.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%A5lilla#Climate
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ponta_Delgada#Climate

Ponta Delgada full stop for me. But Målilla is very nice by Swedish standards!
Whoops. I changed it to Ann Arbor because of the precipitation, but the link didn't change. But both are A+.
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Old 09-16-2016, 03:40 PM
 
Location: Rochester, NY
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My own country hands down.

Scottsbluff, NE and the rest of the high plains destroy anywhere else in the world. Outside of America, I'll go with Bishkek.


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bishkek
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scottsbluff,_Nebraska

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Old 09-16-2016, 03:54 PM
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Location: Norman, OK
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Victoria, BC within Canada

vs.

Oranjestad, Aruba globally

Oranjestad wins by light years

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victor...lumbia#Climate
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oranjestad,_Aruba#Climate
Victoria is milder than Norman all three winter months.

I choose
Harrisburg, PA within the U.S.
Nagano, Japan globally

I think I'll give the edge to Harrisburg for more day-to-day variation.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harris...lvania#Climate
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nagano,_Nagano#Climate
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Old 09-16-2016, 05:19 PM
 
Location: Long Island/NYC
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Charleston (SC), United States. (national favorite)

Brisbane, Australia. (global favorite)

I think Brisbane is the most perfect climate on Earth, but I find Charleston more interesting and exciting. I'd be (extremely) happy in either climate.
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Old 09-16-2016, 07:01 PM
 
Location: Mid Atlantic USA
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Charleston (SC), United States. (national favorite)

Brisbane, Australia. (global favorite)

I think Brisbane is the most perfect climate on Earth, but I find Charleston more interesting and exciting. I'd be (extremely) happy in either climate.
May I ask what you find interesting and exciting about Charleston's climate?
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