Throughout the Taiga, the temperatures vary. Throughout the year the temperatures may go from -65 °F to 86 °F. In the summer, the average temperature is 64 °F. In the winter, the average temperature is -4 °F.
In the Taiga, there is usually between 20 and 50 inches of precipitation each year. It is usually in the form of snow.
In the winter months, the nights are very long and the days are very short. The sun may not rise above the horizon for days. When it does, the day will be very short. In the summer, the days are very long and the nights nights are very short. Sometimes, the sun may not set for days.
In the Taiga, storms like windstorms can blow down trees. However, some storms have benefits. A bolt of lightning will hit a tree and start a forest fire. The fire will burn down trees, but it will make room for new ones to grow.