Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
|Edited by||Stefan Emeis|
The Meteorologische Zeitschrift (English: Meteorological Journal) is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering research in meteorology and climatology. The journal was established in 1866 by the Österreichische Gesellschaft für Meteorologie. In 1884 a similar journal was established by the Deutsche Meteorologische Gesellschaft. The two journals merged in 1886 and existed until 1944. Following several separate publications after 1945 the journal was reestablished in 1992 as a joint publication of the Austrian, Swiss, and German Meteorological Societies and is published by Borntraeger Science Publishers.
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in: Science Citation Index Expanded, Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts, Current Contents/Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences, and GEOBASE. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2011 impact factor of 1.336.
The following persons have been editor-in-chief of the journal:
- Julius von Hann (1866-1920)
- Gustav Hellmann (1892-1907)
- Stefan Emeis (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, current)