Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Meteorology

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_1554

Meteorology is the study of climate and weather. The phenomena of clouds, rain, snow, fog, thunder and lightning that are common in the atmosphere and their associated formation processes are called weather. Meteorological conditions that occur within a short periods of time, such as days or weeks, are called weather.

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