As soon as you get outside of your bedroom door you begin to get the full benefit of the continental climate.
Why the very vicissitudes of a continental climate are more trying than any severity in our own.
The coastal lowlands have typically Mediterranean weather; the highlands have a so-called Mediterranean continental climate.
As compared with a marine climate, a continental climate has a large annual and daily range of temperature.
We have now only to speak of the great central plateau, the continental climate of Spain, and its productions.