Learn about the basic relationship between weather and climate in this video from the Utah Education Network. The video provides an overview of different factors on Earth that interact to create climate. The video contrasts the climates of Utah and Thailand in order to help students understand how factors that constitute weather, such as temperature, humidity, and precipitation, also make up climate over a long period of time.
To view the Background Essay and Teaching Tips for this video, go to Support Materials below. This resource was developed through WGBH’s Bringing the Universe to America’s Classrooms project, in collaboration with NASA. Click here for the full collection of resources.