insular climate

/ˈɪnsjulə klaɪmət/ (say 'insyoohluh kluymuht)

noun
a type of climate characterised by little seasonal temperature change and associated with coastal areas and islands in temperate latitudes.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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