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ⓘ Inversion temperature. Sometimes, temperature increases with altitude. In a mountainous region, cold and dense air slides down the mountain slopes into the vall ..




                                     

ⓘ Inversion temperature

Sometimes, temperature increases with altitude. In a mountainous region, cold and dense air slides down the mountain slopes into the valley by the earths gravity as Katabatic wind. It causes the temperature in the valley to be lowered. This is called inversion of temperature or inversion temperature.