The Ultimate Quiz On Weather

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Weather Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the first appearance of light before sunrise called?
    • A. 

      Green Flash

    • B. 

      Dawn

    • C. 

      Aurora

    • D. 

      Dusk

  • 2. 
    Which unit measures atmospheric pressure?
    • A. 

      Millimeter

    • B. 

      Millibar

    • C. 

      Milliliter

    • D. 

      Centimeter

  • 3. 
    What is America's federal weather agency called?
    • A. 

      Nexrad

    • B. 

      National Weather Service

    • C. 

      Weather Channel

    • D. 

      NORAD

  • 4. 
    The Saffir-Simpson scale measures the strength of what natural phenomenon?
    • A. 

      Radiation

    • B. 

      Intelligence

    • C. 

      Earthquakes

    • D. 

      Hurricanes

  • 5. 
    What film about tornados came out in 1996?
    • A. 

      Earth Rushing

    • B. 

      Twister

    • C. 

      Volcano

    • D. 

      Run For The Hills

  • 6. 
    Fog that reduces visibility to 1/4 mile is classified as what?
    • A. 

      Light

    • B. 

      Ice

    • C. 

      Standard

    • D. 

      Dense

  • 7. 
    What gauge in a weather station measures precipitation?
    • A. 

      Rain Gauge

    • B. 

      Water Gauge

    • C. 

      Cold Gauge

    • D. 

      Wet Gauge

  • 8. 
    What combination of air temperature and humidity is a measurement of how hot it feels?
    • A. 

      Heat Index

    • B. 

      Smog Index

    • C. 

      Halo

    • D. 

      Humidity Index

  • 9. 
    Thunder is the loud sound produced when air is heated by what?
    • A. 

      Boiler Plate

    • B. 

      Sleet

    • C. 

      Lightning

    • D. 

      Ice

  • 10. 
    The winter solstice occurs in what month?
    • A. 

      December

    • B. 

      June

    • C. 

      October

    • D. 

      February

  • 11. 
    On the Beaufort wind scale, what is a 13-18 MPH wind classified as?
    • A. 

      Whiteout

    • B. 

      Moderate Breeze

    • C. 

      Strong Gale

    • D. 

      Hurricane

  • 12. 
    What thin, clear ice appears on roads?
    • A. 

      Black Ice

    • B. 

      Green Ice

    • C. 

      Blue Ice

    • D. 

      Red Ice

  • 13. 
    What period occurs between dusk and dawn?
    • A. 

      Night

    • B. 

      Dusk

    • C. 

      Day

    • D. 

      Mid Day

  • 14. 
    What instrument measures atmospheric pressure?
    • A. 

      Backscatter

    • B. 

      Barometer

    • C. 

      Baroclinity

    • D. 

      Backer

  • 15. 
    What does a weathervane measure?
    • A. 

      Moonlight

    • B. 

      Sunlight

    • C. 

      Wind

    • D. 

      Rain

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