Welcome to our Taiga Page!

Julia E. and Griffin V.



The Taiga Biome is located near the northern part of the world, but just south of the Tundra Biome. It stretches over Eurasia and North America in so many places. Some of the places are: Canada's Northwest Territory, Northern areas of North America, Ontario, Manitoba, and British Columbia of Canada, Western Russia, and Scandinavia. The map up above shows the world with this purple/red color on it, the purple/red color represents the Taiga biome!


Taiga has four seasons, as you can see in the pictures on the bottom left. The Taiga climate has an average annual rainfall of 30-85cm. Even though Taiga's cold winters have snowfalls, most of the rain falls during it warm, humid summers. The winter temperature in Taiga is an average of -540 degrees C to -1degrees C. While the summer temperature is an average of -7 degrees C to 21 degrees C. A fun little fact is that the temperature in Taiga is below freezing for 6 months of the year!!!!! Now that's cold!!!!!

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