why does India have a monsoon type of climate

Q- Why does India have a monsoon type of climate?

Answer- India is a large country which has monsoon type of climate. This type of climate is mostly found in south and South east Asia.

The reason behind India have a monsoon type of climate:

1. India is the only country which shares a large area with coastline. 

2. Climate of India is strongly governed by the monsoon winds. Monsoon winds are confined to tropical lands between 20° North and 20° South.

3. These winds account 75% to 90%  of annual rainfall from June to September month.

4. In India the Himalayas lies at North most arc of India which guides the flow of monsoon winds.

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