Quiz about El Niño

Can you answer these questions about El Niño?

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El Niño translated from Spanish means?
What do weatherman call the phenomenon that is the opposite of an El Niño?
Which is more likely to experience unusually heavy rain in an El Niño year, California or Australia?
Which is more likely to experience a drought in an El Niño year, Viet Nam or Oregon?
Do sea surface temperatures rise or fall in El Niño conditions?
Which holiday is closest to the time when El Nino typically starts?
Does El Niño tend to occur every seven years or every twenty years?
Is Japan more or less likely to suffer from a typhoon when El Niño is intense?
True or False, El Niño is good for the fishermen in Peru?
Jacob Bjerknes is credited with the first scientific description of El Niño. Which university was he employed by?
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017

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