Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society

(The H4-Index of Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society is 24. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
The ERA5 global reanalysis9001
The ERA5 global reanalysis: Preliminary extension to 1950151
The impact of Aeolus wind retrievals on ECMWF global weather forecasts67
Convection‐permitting modelling improves simulated precipitation over the central and eastern Tibetan Plateau58
An evaluation of ERA5 precipitation for climate monitoring49
Dynamical systems theory sheds new light on compound climate extremes in Europe and Eastern North America45
Using machine learning to correct model error in data assimilation and forecast applications41
The evaluation of FY4A's Geostationary Interferometric Infrared Sounder (GIIRS) long‐wave temperature sounding channels using the GRAPES global 4D‐Var39
Increasing heavy rainfall events in south India due to changing land use and land cover38
An evaluation of surface meteorology and fluxes over the Iceland and Greenland Seas in ERA5 reanalysis: The impact of sea ice distribution38
Enhanced extended‐range predictability of the 2018 late‐winter Eurasian cold spell due to the stratosphere37
Evaluation of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation in global climate models for the SPARC QBO‐initiative37
Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models33
On the role of Ural Blocking in driving the Warm Arctic–Cold Siberia pattern32
How does knowledge of atmospheric gravity waves guide their parameterizations?32
Evaluating the GECCO3 1948–2018 ocean synthesis – a configuration for initializing the MPI‐ESM climate model31
Differences between the 2018 and 2019 stratospheric polar vortex split events29
Assimilation of satellite data in numerical weather prediction. Part II: Recent years28
Cold‐pool‐driven convective initiation: using causal graph analysis to determine what convection‐permitting models are missing27
Quality of wind characteristics in recent wind atlases over the North Sea27
An evaluation of tropical waves and wave forcing of the QBO in the QBOi models27
Assessing the potential and application of crowdsourced urban wind data26
On the role of Rossby wave breaking in the quasi‐biennial modulation of the stratospheric polar vortex during boreal winter25
A diagnostic study of cloud physics and lightning flash rates in a severe pre‐monsoon thunderstorm over northeast India24