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Nippy

Cold, chilly, freezing

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Sweltering / roasting

Hot, boiling

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Breezy

Windy, blowy

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Sultry / oppressive

Uncomfortably warm and with air that is slightly wet

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Stifling

(Weather) heavy / close

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Deluge / downpour

A very large amount of rain or water

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Chucking it down

Pouring

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Muggy / clammy / sticky

Humid

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Climate

The general atmosphere or situation in society

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Prevailing

Existing in a particular place or at a particular time

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Disposition

The particular type of character which a person naturally has

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Frosty

Unfriendly and unwelcoming

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Hazy memory

Not remembering things clearly

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Whirlwind

Describes an event that happens very fast, and often unexpectedly

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Thunder

To shout angrily