6. The Developments in Spatialization of Meteorological and Climatological Elements

  1. Hartwig Dobesch,
  2. Pierre Dumolard and
  3. Izabela Dyras
  1. Ole Einar Tveito

Published Online: 5 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470612262.ch6

Spatial Interpolation for Climate Data: The Use of GIS in Climatology and Meteorology

Spatial Interpolation for Climate Data: The Use of GIS in Climatology and Meteorology

How to Cite

Tveito, O. E. (2010) The Developments in Spatialization of Meteorological and Climatological Elements, in Spatial Interpolation for Climate Data: The Use of GIS in Climatology and Meteorology (eds H. Dobesch, P. Dumolard and I. Dyras), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470612262.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781905209705

Online ISBN: 9780470612262

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Keywords:

  • spatialization;
  • climatology;
  • methodology;
  • spatialization;
  • alidation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Spatialization

  • Why spatialization?

  • The role of GIS in developing spatialization within climatology

  • Methodology

  • Data representativity, quality and reliability

  • Applications

  • Climate indices

  • Gridded datasets

  • Recommendations and future outlook

  • Bibliography