Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics

, Volume 63, Issue 1, pp 105–117

Regional climate modelling

  • J. L. McGregor

DOI: 10.1007/BF01025367

Cite this article as:
McGregor, J.L. Meteorl. Atmos. Phys. (1997) 63: 105. doi:10.1007/BF01025367


Regional climate modelling is becoming increasingly popular. The most common technique employs high resolution limited-area models to economically produce detaited climatologies for selected regions. A short review is presented of the underlying principles, recent simulations limitations of the method and future prospects.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. L. McGregor
    • 1
  1. 1.CSIRO Division of Atmospheric ResearchMelbourneAustralia