npj Climate and Atmospheric Science

(The median citation count of npj Climate and Atmospheric Science is 2. 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 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Increased occurrence of high impact compound events under climate change93
Lifecycle of light-absorbing carbonaceous aerosols in the atmosphere86
Anthropogenic warming and intraseasonal summer monsoon variability amplify the risk of future flash droughts in India83
Australia’s Black Summer pyrocumulonimbus super outbreak reveals potential for increasingly extreme stratospheric smoke events79
Business-as-usual will lead to super and ultra-extreme heatwaves in the Middle East and North Africa68
Increased rainfall stimulates permafrost thaw across a variety of Interior Alaskan boreal ecosystems64
Formation of secondary organic aerosols from anthropogenic precursors in laboratory studies63
Incorrect Asian aerosols affecting the attribution and projection of regional climate change in CMIP6 models62
Future changes in monsoon duration and precipitation using CMIP660
Global increase in wildfire potential from compound fire weather and drought59
On the curious case of the recent decade, mid-spring precipitation deficit in central Europe55
Ocean fertilization by pyrogenic aerosol iron53
Increasing heat and rainfall extremes now far outside the historical climate51
Global climatology and trends in convective environments from ERA5 and rawinsonde data51
Further improvement of warming-equivalent emissions calculation51
Intraseasonal variability of global land monsoon precipitation and its recent trend50
Changes in temporal inequality of precipitation extremes over China due to anthropogenic forcings50
Sea ice and atmospheric circulation shape the high-latitude lapse rate feedback50
Northern Hemisphere drought risk in a warming climate50
Exploring dependence of COVID-19 on environmental factors and spread prediction in India47
Recent frontiers of climate changes in East Asia at global warming of 1.5°C and 2°C46
Historical total ozone radiative forcing derived from CMIP6 simulations45
Amplified risk of spatially compounding droughts during co-occurrences of modes of natural ocean variability44
Using UNSEEN trends to detect decadal changes in 100-year precipitation extremes44
On the future zonal contrasts of equatorial Pacific climate: Perspectives from Observations, Simulations, and Theories43
Serial clustering of extratropical cyclones: a review of where, when and why it occurs40
Indicate separate contributions of long-lived and short-lived greenhouse gases in emission targets40
Dynamics and characteristics of dry and moist heatwaves over East Asia38
Seasonality and reduced nitric oxide titration dominated ozone increase during COVID-19 lockdown in eastern China38
Addressing nitrogenous gases from croplands toward low-emission agriculture37
Likelihood of unprecedented drought and fire weather during Australia’s 2019 megafires36
Linkages of unprecedented 2022 Yangtze River Valley heatwaves to Pakistan flood and triple-dip La Niña36
Predicting global patterns of long-term climate change from short-term simulations using machine learning35
Drivers behind the summer 2010 wave train leading to Russian heatwave and Pakistan flooding35
Seasonal to multi-year soil moisture drought forecasting33
The impacts of the atmospheric boundary layer on regional haze in North China32
The growing importance of oceanic moisture sources for continental precipitation30
Impacts of Atlantic multidecadal variability on the tropical Pacific: a multi-model study29
Advanced risk-based event attribution for heavy regional rainfall events28
Co-benefits of reducing PM2.5 and improving visibility by COVID-19 lockdown in Wuhan27
Sea ice loss of the Barents-Kara Sea enhances the winter warming over the Tibetan Plateau26
A 3D study on the amplification of regional haze and particle growth by local emissions26
Neglecting irrigation contributes to the simulated summertime warm-and-dry bias in the central United States25
A multiscale model for El Niño complexity25
Seasonal climate forecast can inform the European agricultural sector well in advance of harvesting24
Unprecedented 21st century heat across the Pacific Northwest of North America24
The role of future anthropogenic methane emissions in air quality and climate24
Ecological and societal effects of Central Asian streamflow variation over the past eight centuries24
Implications for ozone control by understanding the survivor bias in observed ozone-volatile organic compounds system24
Tropical storms trigger phytoplankton blooms in the deserts of north Indian Ocean24
Meteorological flash droughts risk projections based on CMIP6 climate change scenarios23
Human-caused long-term changes in global aridity23
Sharp rises in large-scale, long-duration precipitation extremes with higher temperatures over Japan22
NAO predictability from external forcing in the late 20th century22
Mt. Everest’s highest glacier is a sentinel for accelerating ice loss21
Soil moisture signature in global weather balloon soundings21
Single- and multi-year ENSO events controlled by pantropical climate interactions21
Constraining Amazonian land surface temperature sensitivity to precipitation and the probability of forest dieback21
Increasing atmospheric dust transport towards the western Mediterranean over 1948–202021
Enhanced impact of the Aleutian Low on increasing the Central Pacific ENSO in recent decades20
Contrasting response of hydrological cycle over land and ocean to a changing CO2 pathway20
West coast India’s rainfall is becoming more convective20
Large-scale controls of propagation of the Madden-Julian Oscillation20
Improvements and persistent biases in the southeast tropical Atlantic in CMIP models20
A diurnal story of Δ17O($$\rm{NO}_{3}^{-}$$) in urban Nanjing and its implication for nitrate aerosol formation20
Global phosphorus dynamics in terms of phosphine19
Record low sea ice extent in the Weddell Sea, Antarctica in April/May 2019 driven by intense and explosive polar cyclones19
Beyond megacities: tracking air pollution from urban areas and biomass burning in Brazil19
Coupled stratosphere-troposphere-Atlantic multidecadal oscillation and its importance for near-future climate projection19
A possible relation between Arctic sea ice and late season Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall extremes18
Missing eddy feedback may explain weak signal-to-noise ratios in climate predictions17
Intensity changes of Indian Ocean dipole mode in a carbon dioxide removal scenario17
Changes in Hadley circulation and intertropical convergence zone under strategic stratospheric aerosol geoengineering16
Changes in land-atmosphere coupling increase compound drought and heatwaves over northern East Asia16
The underappreciated role of anthropogenic sources in atmospheric soluble iron flux to the Southern Ocean15
The critical role of dimethylamine in the rapid formation of iodic acid particles in marine areas15
Secondary organic aerosol formation from mixed volatile organic compounds: Effect of RO2 chemistry and precursor concentration14
Increasing activity of tropical cyclones in East Asia during the mature boreal autumn linked to long-term climate variability14
Diurnal self-aggregation14
Source forensics of inorganic and organic nitrogen using δ15N for tropospheric aerosols over Mt. Tai14
A global perspective on western Mediterranean precipitation extremes14
Seasonal-to-decadal prediction of El Niño–Southern Oscillation and Pacific Decadal Oscillation13
Attribution of late summer early autumn Arctic sea ice decline in recent decades13
Asian-Australian summer monsoons linkage to ENSO strengthened by global warming13
Three-dimensional structure and transport pathways of dust aerosols over West Asia13
Indian Ocean Dipole and ENSO’s mechanistic importance in modulating the ensuing-summer precipitation over Eastern China13
Rapidly increasing likelihood of exceeding 50 °C in parts of the Mediterranean and the Middle East due to human influence13
Global risk assessment of compound hot-dry events in the context of future climate change and socioeconomic factors13
Early-onset of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation weakening in response to atmospheric CO2 concentration13
Size-dependent aerosol iron solubility in an urban atmosphere12
Moisture channels and pre-existing weather systems for East Asian rain belts12
Bioaerosols and dust are the dominant sources of organic P in atmospheric particles12
Four distinct Northeast US heat wave circulation patterns and associated mechanisms, trends, and electric usage12
Record-high Antarctic Peninsula temperatures and surface melt in February 2022: a compound event with an intense atmospheric river12
Local mechanisms for global daytime, nighttime, and compound heatwaves12
Anthropogenic warming disrupts intraseasonal monsoon stages and brings dry-get-wetter climate in future East Asia12
Arctic amplification, and its seasonal migration, over a wide range of abrupt CO2 forcing12
Understanding climate change impacts on drought in China over the 21st century: a multi-model assessment from CMIP612
Heatwave–blocking relation change likely dominates over decrease in blocking frequency under global warming11
Analysis of factors influencing tropical lower stratospheric water vapor during 1980–201711
Global-scale constraints on light-absorbing anthropogenic iron oxide aerosols11
More frequent central Pacific El Niño and stronger eastern pacific El Niño in a warmer climate11
Trends in spectrally resolved outgoing longwave radiation from 10 years of satellite measurements11
Large hemispheric differences in the Hadley cell strength variability due to ocean coupling11
Soil moisture revamps the temperature extremes in a warming climate over India11
Quantifying non-CO2 contributions to remaining carbon budgets11
Atmospheric NOx oxidation as major sources for nitrous acid (HONO)11
Aerosol-boundary layer interaction modulated entrainment process10
Combined large-scale tropical and subtropical forcing on the severe 2019–2022 drought in South America10
Arctic Oscillation and Pacific-North American pattern dominated-modulation of fire danger and wildfire occurrence10
Famines and likelihood of consecutive megadroughts in India10
Urban climate changes during the COVID-19 pandemic: integration of urban-building-energy model with social big data10
Quantifying the role of ocean coupling in Arctic amplification and sea-ice loss over the 21st century10
Comparing deuterium excess to large-scale precipitation recycling models in the tropics10
Constraint on precipitation response to climate change by combination of atmospheric energy and water budgets10
Suppression of anthropogenic secondary organic aerosol formation by isoprene10
New particle formation from agricultural recycling of organic waste products10
Disentangling the North Pacific Meridional Mode from tropical Pacific variability10
Drivers of accelerated warming in Mediterranean climate-type regions10
Global-scale interdecadal variability a skillful predictor at decadal-to-multidecadal timescales for Sahelian and Indian Monsoon Rainfall10
Indian Ocean warming as key driver of long-term positive trend of Arctic Oscillation10
Dynamical and moist thermodynamical processes associated with Western Ghats rainfall decadal variability10
FuXi: a cascade machine learning forecasting system for 15-day global weather forecast10
Arabian Sea Aerosol-Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall relationship and its modulation by El-Nino Southern Oscillation10
The fast response of Sahel precipitation to climate change allows effective mitigation action10
Increased aerosol concentrations in the High Arctic attributable to changing atmospheric transport patterns9
Investigating the impact of cloud-radiative feedbacks on tropical precipitation extremes9
Disentangling drivers of air pollutant and health risk changes during the COVID-19 lockdown in China9
Relationship between Azores High and Indian summer monsoon9
Inter-seasonal connection of typical European heatwave patterns to soil moisture9
Two different propagation patterns of spatiotemporally contiguous heatwaves in China9
Resolution dependence of CO2-induced Tropical Atlantic sector climate changes9
Atmospheric aerosol size distribution impacts radiative effects over the Himalayas via modulating aerosol single-scattering albedo9
A method to dynamically constrain black carbon aerosol sources with online monitored potassium9
Aerosol effects on the vertical structure of precipitation in East China9
Reconciling historical changes in the hydrological cycle over land8
Differential expansion speeds of Indo-Pacific warm pool and deep convection favoring pool under greenhouse warming8
Potential for surprising heat and drought events in wheat-producing regions of USA and China8
An analytic model of the tropical cyclone outer size8
Comparable GHG emissions from animals in wildlife and livestock-dominated savannas8
Increased risk of flash droughts with raised concurrent hot and dry extremes under global warming8
Importance of internal variability for climate model assessment8
Anthropogenic impact on the severity of compound extreme high temperature and drought/rain events in China8
ESA-ECMWF Report on recent progress and research directions in machine learning for Earth System observation and prediction8
A sea-level monopole in the equatorial Indian Ocean8
Seasonal predictability of baroclinic wave activity8
ENSO influence on Bay of Bengal cyclogenesis confined to low latitudes8
Machine learning prediction of the Madden-Julian oscillation8
Important role of stratosphere-troposphere coupling in the Arctic mid-to-upper tropospheric warming in response to sea-ice loss8
Predictability of South-Asian monsoon rainfall beyond the legacy of Tropical Ocean Global Atmosphere program (TOGA)8
Dominant controls of cold-season precipitation variability over the high mountains of Asia8
Elucidating HONO formation mechanism and its essential contribution to OH during haze events8
North Atlantic Oscillation impact on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation shaped by the mean state8
Weak Hadley cell intensity changes due to compensating effects of tropical and extratropical radiative forcing8
Stratospheric influences on surface ozone increase during the COVID-19 lockdown over northern China8
Multi-annual prediction of drought and heat stress to support decision making in the wheat sector7
Health costs of wildfire smoke to rise under climate change7
The effect of rapid adjustments to halocarbons and N2O on radiative forcing7
Cross-hemispheric SST propagation enhances the predictability of tropical western Pacific climate7
Forest canopy mitigates soil N2O emission during hot moments7
Predictability of Indian Ocean precipitation and its North Atlantic teleconnections during early winter7
Stronger decadal variability of the Kuroshio Extension under simulated future climate change7
Madden–Julian Oscillation-induced extreme rainfalls constrained by global warming mitigation7
Challenges with interpreting the impact of Atlantic Multidecadal Variability using SST-restoring experiments7
Avoidable heat-related mortality in China during the 21st century7
Global tropical cyclone precipitation scaling with sea surface temperature7
AI for climate impacts: applications in flood risk7
The role of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation and ocean-atmosphere interactions in driving US temperature predictability7
Modeling the infection risk and emergency evacuation from bioaerosol leakage around an urban vaccine factory7
Low Antarctic continental climate sensitivity due to high ice sheet orography7
Possible impacts of vegetation cover increment on the relationship between winter snow cover anomalies over the Third Pole and summer precipitation in East Asia7
The contribution of industrial emissions to ozone pollution: identified using ozone formation path tracing approach7
Estimation of hygroscopic growth properties of source-related sub-micrometre particle types in a mixed urban aerosol7
Anthropogenic forcing and Pacific internal variability-determined decadal increase in summer precipitation over the Asian water tower7
Atmospheric feedback explains disparate climate response to regional Arctic sea-ice loss7
Commonly used indices disagree about the effect of moisture on heat stress7
Drought characteristics in Mediterranean under future climate change6
Seasonal variation of dry and wet islands in Beijing considering urban artificial water dissipation6
The parametric hurricane rainfall model with moisture and its application to climate change projections6
Towards comprehensive air quality management using low-cost sensors for pollution source apportionment6
Monitoring global climate change using GNSS radio occultation6
Historical predictability of rainfall erosivity: a reconstruction for monitoring extremes over Northern Italy (1500–2019)6
Geostationary satellite reveals increasing marine isoprene emissions in the center of the equatorial Pacific Ocean6
Asymmetric response of South Asian summer monsoon rainfall in a carbon dioxide removal scenario6
Lightning nowcasting with aerosol-informed machine learning and satellite-enriched dataset6
Causes of 2022 Pakistan flooding and its linkage with China and Europe heatwaves6
Linkage between precipitation isotopes and biosphere-atmosphere interaction observed in northeast India6
An energetics tale of the 2022 mega-heatwave over central-eastern China6
Reduced Southern Ocean warming enhances global skill and signal-to-noise in an eddy-resolving decadal prediction system6
Climate influence on compound solar and wind droughts in Australia6
West African monsoon precipitation impacted by the South Eastern Atlantic biomass burning aerosol outflow6
Combined oceanic and atmospheric forcing of the 2013/14 marine heatwave in the northeast Pacific6
Positive feedback mechanism between biogenic volatile organic compounds and the methane lifetime in future climates6
Enhanced Arctic moisture transport toward Siberia in autumn revealed by tagged moisture transport model experiment6
Record-shattering 2023 Spring heatwave in western Mediterranean amplified by long-term drought6
Clear-sky control of anvils in response to increased CO2 or surface warming or volcanic eruptions6
Downscaling and bias-correction contribute considerable uncertainty to local climate projections in CMIP66
Borneo Vortices in a warmer climate6
Modeling fine-grained spatio-temporal pollution maps with low-cost sensors5
Aerosol high water contents favor sulfate and secondary organic aerosol formation from fossil fuel combustion emissions5
Health and environmental consequences of crop residue burning correlated with increasing crop yields midst India’s Green Revolution5
Increases in extreme precipitation over the Northeast United States using high-resolution climate model simulations5
Real-time single particle characterization of oxidized organic aerosols in the East China Sea5
Climate change impact on hurricane storm surge hazards in New York/New Jersey Coastlines using machine-learning5
Constrained tropical land temperature-precipitation sensitivity reveals decreasing evapotranspiration and faster vegetation greening in CMIP6 projections5
Marine heatwave as a supercharger for the strongest typhoon in the East China Sea5
Madden-Julian oscillation influences United States springtime tornado and hail frequency5
Stable iron isotopic composition of atmospheric aerosols: An overview5
Intensification of heatwaves in China in recent decades: Roles of climate modes5
A future of extreme precipitation and droughts in the Peruvian Andes5
Two regimes of inter-basin interactions between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans on interannual timescales5
A new Asian/North American teleconnection linking clustered extreme precipitation from Indian to Canada5
Insights from ozone and particulate matter pollution control in New York City applied to Beijing5
An oceanic pathway for Madden–Julian Oscillation influence on Maritime Continent Tropical Cyclones5
Importance of humidity for characterization and communication of dangerous heatwave conditions5
Urbanization alters atmospheric dryness through land evapotranspiration4
Past and future adverse response of terrestrial water storages to increased vegetation growth in drylands4
Improving air quality assessment using physics-inspired deep graph learning4
An assessment of the ENSO-monsoon teleconnection in a warming climate4
Terrestrial sources of summer arctic moisture and the implication for arctic temperature patterns4
Potential impact of tropopause sharpness on the structure and strength of the general circulation4
Regional aerosol forecasts based on deep learning and numerical weather prediction4
Distinct decadal modulation of Atlantic-Niño influence on ENSO4
Significant contributions of trimethylamine to sulfuric acid nucleation in polluted environments4
Microphysical properties of atmospheric soot and organic particles: measurements, modeling, and impacts4
Land–atmosphere feedbacks contribute to crop failure in global rainfed breadbaskets4
The impact of seasonality on the annual air-sea carbon flux and its interannual variability4
A super dust storm enhanced by radiative feedback4
Pacific oceanic front amplifies the impact of Atlantic oceanic front on North Atlantic blocking4
An emerging Asian aerosol dipole pattern reshapes the Asian summer monsoon and exacerbates northern hemisphere warming4
Part II model support on a new mechanism for North Pacific Oscillation influence on ENSO4
Uncertainties in tropical cyclone landfall decay4
Soil moisture-constrained East Asian Monsoon meridional patterns over China from observations4
Part I observational study on a new mechanism for North Pacific Oscillation influencing the tropics4
Local meridional circulation changes contribute to a projected slowdown of the Indian Ocean Walker circulation4
Arctic-associated increased fluctuations of midlatitude winter temperature in the 1.5° and 2.0° warmer world4
Transient vegetation degradation reinforced rapid climate change (RCC) events during the Holocene4
Possible factors for the recent changes in frequency of central Indian Summer Monsoon precipitation extremes during 2005–20204
Marked impacts of transient conditions on potential secondary organic aerosol production during rapid oxidation of gasoline exhausts4
Attributing Venice Acqua Alta events to a changing climate and evaluating the efficacy of MoSE adaptation strategy4
Divergent effectiveness of irrigation in enhancing food security in droughts under future climates with various emission scenarios4
More water-soluble brown carbon after the residential “coal-to-gas” conversion measure in urban Beijing4
Frequency of the winter temperature extremes over Siberia dominated by the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation3
Response of winter climate and extreme weather to projected Arctic sea-ice loss in very large-ensemble climate model simulations3
VARENN: graphical representation of periodic data and application to climate studies3
Constraint on regional land surface air temperature projections in CMIP6 multi-model ensemble3
Effects of multi-observations uncertainty and models similarity on climate change projections3
Aerosol demasking enhances climate warming over South Asia3
Projecting changes in extreme rainfall from three tropical cyclones using the design-rainfall approach3
ENSO skewness hysteresis and associated changes in strong El Niño under a CO2 removal scenario3