Because the ecozone is located right by the Atlantic Ocean, it produces cooler summers and warmer winters. The average temperature in January is -4°C. The average temperature in July is 18°C. Because this ecozone is so close to the Atlantic Ocean, there is more precipitation. The average precipitation is 900mm a year inland, and over 1500mm a year on the coast. The wet climate allows a lot of aquatic mammels to live here, which creates tourism!