Write a note on the following:

  • Humid Mountain Region
  • Semi Humid Mountain Region
Difficulty: Medium

(a) Humid Mountain Region:

     The humid region of central Himalayas includes Hazara, Mansehra, Abbottabad and Muree. This is the most humid region in Pakistan. It receives rainfall both in summer as well as in winter. Most of the rain is caused by the monsoon winds. It is very pleasant in summer. The average temperature here in June is 26 Centigrade.

(b)Semi Humid Mountain Region:

This region includes the northern and backside parts of Himalayas. This region does not receive much rain. The Valley of Kashmir receives rains most of all other valleys. Most of the rains are receives from February to October. This region includes the following areas.

  • Kashmir Valley
  • Chitral Valley
  • Swat Valley
  • Kohat