About the Journal

Online-only and open access, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science is dedicated to publishing high-quality papers on topics such as climate dynamics, climate variability, weather and climate prediction, climate change, weather extremes, air pollution, atmospheric chemistry including aerosols, the hydrological cycle and atmosphere–ocean and atmosphere–land interactions. A particular area of focus for the journal is studies of regional systems.

Aims and Scope

Further information regarding the journal's aims and scope can be found here.

Content types

Each Nature Partner Journal defines the content types that they consider; please see the detailed outline of the content types that npj Climate and Atmospheric Science considers.

About the Editors

npj Climate and Atmospheric Science international Editors span the breadth of the research areas covered by the journal - read more about the Editors and the Nature Research team here.

Open access

npj Climate and Atmospheric Science is a fully open access journal. More on Creative Commons Attribution licenses and the benefits of publishing open access can be found in this section.

Article Processing Charges

To allow immediate global open access to all articles, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science levies an article processing charge (APC). Current APCs and waiver information are available in this section.

Journal Metrics

Find out about journal metrics and up-to-date abstracting and indexing information for npj Climate and Atmospheric Science here.

About the Partner

Part of the Nature Partner Journals series, npj Climate and Atmospheric Science is a high-quality new Nature Research journal published by Springer Nature in partnership with the Center of Excellence for Climate Change Research – find out more.

About Nature Partner Journals

Nature Partner Journals is a series of online-only, open access journals published in collaboration with internationally renowned partners, driving high impact open science.