Ishu Innovative 370 Questions 228 Answers 176 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Ishu Asked: July 13, 20212021-07-13T15:28:58+05:30 2021-07-13T15:28:58+05:30In: Geography Which factor in the atmosphere determines wind velocity? Which factor in the atmosphere determines wind velocity? physical geography Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Kirti Delhi, India 226 Questions 325 Answers 23 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Kirti 2021-07-13T15:31:27+05:30Added an answer on July 13, 2021 at 3:31 pm The pressure gradient is the factor in the atmosphere that determines wind velocity. Explanation: The pressure gradient force (PGF), the Coriolis Force, and friction all influence the wind’s speed and direction. The flow of air from a high-pressure area to a low-pressure area is caused by the PGF, which is caused by changes in barometric pressure between two locations. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Select as best answer Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions Why do the stars seem higher than they actually are in the sky? How is a thunder cloud formed?