microclimatology


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microclimatology

[¦mī·krō‚klī·mə′täl·ə·jē]
(climatology)
The study of a microclimate, including the study of profiles of temperature, moisture and wind in the lowest stratum of air, the effect of the vegetation and of shelterbelts, and the modifying effect of towns and buildings.
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Aim of this paper is to show how CFD building resolving models can be used to improve the understanding of microclimatology in urban areas and test urban parameterizations for mesoscale models.
Additionally, we measured precipitation in order to determine if the urban area had a discernable impact on precipitation microclimatology in spite of the very short period of record.