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The study of the relationship between atmospheric conditions, such as temperature and humidity, and living organisms.


(Biology) the study of the effect of weather conditions on living organisms


(ˌbaɪ oʊˌmi ti əˈrɒl ə dʒi)

the scientific study of the effects of natural or artificial atmospheric conditions, as temperature and humidity, on living organisms.
bi`o•me`te•or•o•log′i•cal (-ər əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
bi`o•me`te•or•ol′o•gist, n.
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The Award for Outstanding Achievement in Biometeorology
The relationship between weather and climate with health is covered by human Biometeorology which consists in assessing the impact of atmospheric influences on man and is one of the biggest problems encountered, the identification of significant meteorotropics reactions in a givenpopulation (2).
The Japanese Society of Biometeorology calculates heat stress levels from temperature, humidity and pulse, based on the relationship between WBGT (Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature), air temperature and humidity.
Increased awareness of how to prevent heat-related illness, which was promoted by public information campaigns implemented along with the energy-saving campaigns (Japanese Society of Biometeorology 2011), may have reduced the potential elevated risk of heat effects associated with reduced summer electricity consumption.
International Journal of Biometeorology, 56(5), 801-810.
Former RAF cadet Dr Sellers graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in ecological science before going on to study for a doctorate in biometeorology at the University of Leeds.
Results were published in the International Journal of Biometeorology in April 2013.
The World Cup in Qatar should take place in the winter months for the sake of spectators, according to a new report published in the International Journal of Biometeorology.
The team reported the bad news in September in the International Journal of Biometeorology.