Journal Information

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.

Abstracting & Indexing

npj Climate and Atmospheric Science is currently indexed in:

  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  • Current Contents/Physical
  • Chemical and Earth Sciences
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  • Google Scholar
  • ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  • OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  • EBSCO Environment
  • SCImago
  • DOAJ
  • CNKI
  • INIS Atomindex
  • ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
  • Semantic Scholar
  • Meta
  • Naver
  • Dimensions
  • UGC-CARE List (India)
  • TD Net Discovery Service
  • Portico
  • Baidu
  • Wanfang

Aims and Scope

Find out about the journal's aims and scope.

Content types

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.

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 Impact

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About the Partner

npj Climate and Atmospheric Science is a high-quality Nature Portfolio journal published by Springer Nature in partnership with the Center of Excellence for Climate Change Research.

About Nature Partner Journals

The npj Series are online-only, open access journals that drive high impact open science.