(i) Why monsoon winds are known as seasonal winds?

(ii) Why sea breeze blow during day?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 30th Apr, 2014, 08:56: AM

Expert Answer:

(i) During the months of June to September due to high temperature, sea breeze blows from sea to land which carry high amount of moisture and cause rainfall in India. So, these are known as summer monsoon winds.

(ii) Sea breeze blows during day because

a.Land gets heated quickly so low pressure develops over land.

b.Water takes time to heat so high pressure is over the water.

Answered by  | 30th Apr, 2014, 10:56: AM