climatology

(redirected from climatologist)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cli·ma·tol·o·gy

(klī'mă-tol'ō-jē),
The study of climate.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The state climatologist role now eats up 60 percent of Nielsen-Gammon's time, up from 10 percent before the drought, and it has left him little time to pursue his own research.
Climatologists say that, when it comes to global warming, nine out of the 10 hottest years on record occurred in the past decade.
We're finally getting our beloved June gloom -- Southern California's natural air conditioner -- the first week of August,'' said Bill Patzert, a climatologist and research oceanographer at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Canada Flintridge.
Cullen, a climatologist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colo.
Stroeve, a climatologist at the National Snow and Ice Data Center in Boulder, Colo.
In Southern California, we will probably have normal to below-normal rainfall,'' said Larry Riddle, a climatologist at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego.
Both Bill Patzert, a climatologist with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, and Stuart Seto, a weather specialist with the National Weather Service, said the humidity drops dramatically when the Santa Anas roll through, bringing desert pollens that wreak havoc on people's allergies.
Those conditions give you some guidance in long-term forecasts,'' said Bill Patzert, a climatologist with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena.
We're breaking records,'' said Bill Patzert, climatologist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena.
This typically heralds a winter with milder temperatures and more-humid conditions than normal in northern Europe, says Annie Souriau, a climatologist at the National Center for Space Studies in Toulouse, France.
Broecker, a climatologist at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades, N.