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Author Colls, Keith.

Title Australian weather book / Keith Colls and Richard Whitaker
Edition Second edition
Published Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : New Holland, 2001


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Description 180 pages, 28 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
regular print
Contents 1. In the beginning -- 2. The climate of Australia -- 3. General circulation of the atmosphere -- 4. Macroscale circulations -- 5. Mesoscale circulations -- 6. Clouds -- 7. Meterological instruments -- 8. Weather and society -- 9. Climate and climatic change
Summary Fully revised and updated, this new edition describes Australia's climate and weather in a lively and readable way. It gives full information on topics such as: how the weather affects our day-to-day living; an explanation of Australia's climate; and how and why the atmosphere works
Notes Previous ed. published: 1990
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Weather.
Climatology -- Australia.
Meteorology -- Australia.
SUBJECT Illawarra (N.S.W.) -- Climate.
Australia -- Climate.
Author Whitaker, Richard.
LC no. 00002210
ISBN 1876334681
Other Titles Australian weather book : understanding our climate and how it affects us