Introduction to Climatology for the Tropical Pacific Islands

Introduction to Climatology for the Tropical Pacific Islands
climate, weather, climatology, global, synoptic, mesoscale, Koppen, Koppen-Geiger, climate classification, Pacific islands, tropical Pacific, seasons, diurnal variation, Hadley cell, winds, currents, ocean, heating, semi-permanent pressure system, jet streams, air masses, monsoon, tropical cyclone, Intertropical Convergence Zone, South Pacific Convergence Zone, El Nino, La Nina, ENSO, Madden-Julian Oscillation, MJO, Quasi-biennial Oscillation, QBO, westerly wind bursts, sea breeze, upslope, downslope, climate change, trends, impacts