By Prof. Dr. Manfred Domrös, Prof. Peng Gongbing (auth.)

Since the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949there has been a speedy enhance in climatology in China. The variety of climatological stations has elevated from below a hundred to greater than of chinese language climatologists covers a variety of 2,000, and the examine paintings fields. The weather of China isn't any longer only a description of the common climate for a space or locality, yet covers many fields similar to the monsoon weather, the fluctuation of weather, the spatial and temporal adaptations of the climatic parts and actual and dynam­ ic weather. 4 books at the weather of China, written in chinese language, were released up to now. there's, notwithstanding, no first-class booklet written in English at the weather of China, even though quantity eight of the realm Survey oj Climatology, facing the climates of northern and japanese Asia, edited through H. Arakawa in 1969, features a bankruptcy at the weather of China and Korea written through LE. M. Watts. the knowledge assets for China are dependent commonly on observations from 1940-1952 and the climatological charts of China released through the primary climate Bureau of China in 1953 and 1955. This monograph at the weather ojChina by way of Prof. Dr. M. Dom­ ros and Prof. Peng Gongbing is the 1st complete and complicated ebook in English at the weather of China.

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