Land and sea breeze are caused due to .............
  • a)
    convection
  • b)
    acclimatization
  • c)
    radiation
  • d)
    conduction
Correct answer is option 'A'. Can you explain this answer?

Saikumar answered  •  38 minutes ago
The land heats quickly and cools quickly when compared to the ocean surface which heats and cools slowly, and in summer or daytime the land due to high absorption of incoming shortwave solar radiation temperature increases due to which the air rises upwards of convectional flow as the temp. increases the pressure decreases. The winds blow usually from high pressure to low pressure which is from ... more
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