You can also get supplies and toys for your Mistral to play with.
The mistral of the Riviera is entirely absent from Algiers, but in summer the city occasionally suffers from the sirocco or desert wind.
The prevailing winds, mild and humid, are west winds from the Atlantic; continental climatic influence makes itself felt in the east wind, which is frequent in winter and in the east of France, while the mistral, a violent wind from the north-west, is characteristic of the Mediterranean region.
It is sheltered from the north-east and east winds, but is exposed to the cold north-west wind or mistral.
Avignon is subject to violent winds, of which the most disastrous is the mistral.