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View Poll Results: Which has a better collection of climates?
The U.K. 41 35.04%
The U.S. South 76 64.96%
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Old 05-29-2016, 03:53 PM
 
Location: Lizard Lick, NC
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Obviously another thread set up so people can bash the UK again, as if there aren't enough of those already.
I know. Lol. That's why I was reluctant to respond first.
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Old 05-29-2016, 03:57 PM
 
Location: Freiburg
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This is like the least lopsided climate battle ever.
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Old 05-29-2016, 04:24 PM
 
Location: New York
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Obviously another thread set up so people can bash the UK again, as if there aren't enough of those already.
Agreed.
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Old 05-29-2016, 04:24 PM
 
Location: Mid Atlantic USA
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US South. Nowhere in the UK gets a summer. Or at least warm sunny weather, with a bit of humidity and storms.

Unless of course you please prefer the cool, cloudy summers that is...
Uh oh you didn't just say that lol
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Old 05-29-2016, 05:11 PM
 
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They are even close to being like each other.
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Old 05-29-2016, 05:26 PM
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Location: Western Massachusetts
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Yes, but because they are so distinct (U.K for having such mild winters for their latitude and having a very stable climate while the U.S. South gets crazy anomalous cold snaps for their latitude in winter and being prone to torndoes in spring and summer and hurricanes in summer and fall).
All except maybe the upper south is hotter overall than the UK.
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Old 05-29-2016, 05:39 PM
 
Location: Lizard Lick, NC
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All except maybe the upper south is hotter overall than the UK.
Winter or summer?
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Old 05-29-2016, 05:48 PM
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Location: Surrey/London
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Winter or summer?
Winter.

We have warmer winters than Nashville, TN, or any part of Kentucky. Winters in the south become warmer than here once you get south of Raleigh, NC.
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Old 05-29-2016, 06:19 PM
 
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Why not have Western Europe (UK, France, Spain, Portugal) vs the US South then?
One word Florida
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Old 05-29-2016, 07:21 PM
 
Location: Lizard Lick, NC
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Winter.

We have warmer winters than Nashville, TN, or any part of Kentucky. Winters in the south become warmer than here once you get south of Raleigh, NC.
Another thing though, averages in London may be warmer, but London will never get the many warm days we get in winter.
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