Japan Climate Data Project

Publications

  • Grossman MJ, Zaiki M, Nagata R. 2014. Interannual and Interdecadal Variations in Typhoon Tracks around Japan. International Journal of Climatology. DOI: 10.1002/joc.4156.
  • Hirano J, Mikami T. 2014. Long-term changes in summer temperature anomaly patterns in Japan since the early 20th century. International Journal of Climatology. DOI: 10.1002/joc.4241.
  • Zaiki M, Mikami T. 2013. Climate variations in Tokyo since the Edo period. Journal of Geography (Chigaku Zasshi). 122: 1010-1019 (in Japanese with English abstract).
  • Hirano J, Ohba T, Morishima W, Zaiki M, Mikami T. 2013. Reconstruction of July temperaturevariations since the 1830s in Kawanishi based on historical weather documents. Geographical Review of Japan 86: 451-464 (in Japanese with English abstract).
  • Mikami T, Zaiki M, Hirano J. 2013. Historical Climatoloogy: Present Status and Future Prospects toward the Construction of Databank for Historical Climate Records and Old Meteorological Instrumental Data. The Historical Geography. 55: 1-9 (in Japanese with English abstract).
  • Hirano J, Mikami T, Zaiki M. 2013. Reconstruction of Climate Variations Since the 19th Century Based on Historical Weather Documents. The Historical Geography. 55: 39-47 (in Japanese with English abstract).
  • Grossman MJ, Zaiki M. 2013. Documenting 19th century typhoon landfalls in Japan. Review of Asian and Pacific Studies. 38: 95-118.
  • Zaiki M, Grossman M, Mikami T. 2012. Document-based reconstruction of past climate in Japan. PAGES news 20(2): 82-83.
  • Hirano J, Ohba T, Morishima W, Mikami T. 2012. Reconstruction of winter temperature since the 1830s in Kawanishi based on historical weather documents. Geographical Review of Japan 85: 275-286 (in Japanese with English Abstract).
  • Hirano J, Matsumoto J. 2011. Secular and seasonal variations of winter monsoon weather patterns in Japan since the early 20th century. International Journal of Climatology 31: 2330–2337.
  • Zaiki M, Konnen GP, Kimura K, Mikami T, Tsukahara T. 2009. Reconstruction of historical pressure patterns over Japan using two-point pressure-temperature datasets since the 19th century. Climatic Change 95: 231-248.
  • Grossman M, Zaiki M. 2009. Reconstructing typhoons in Japan in the 1880s from documentary records. Weather 64: 315-322.
  • Zaiki M, Tsukahara T. 2008. Meteorological networking and academic research in meteorology at the southern frontier of the Empire. East Asian STS (Science, Technology and Society) Journal 1: 183-203.
  • Zaiki M, Jones PD, Tsukahara T. 2008. The nineteenth century 1841-1883 temperature records in Beijing, China. Geographical Reports of Tokyo Metropolitan University 43: 69-76.
  • Mikami T. 2008. Climatic variation in Japan reconstructed from historical documents. Weather 63: 190-193.
  • Hirano J, Mikami T. 2008. Reconstruction of winter climate variations during the 19th century in Japan. International Journal of Climatology 28: 1423–1434.
  • Zaiki M, Können GP, Tsukahara T, Mikami T, Matsumoto K, and Jones PD. 2006. Recovery of 19th century Tokyo/Osaka meteorological data in Japan. International Journal of Climatology 26: 399-423.
  • Können GP, Zaiki M, Baede APM, Mikami T, Jones PD, Tsukahara T. 2003. Pre-1972 extension of the Japanese instrumental meteorological observation series back to 1819. Journal of Climate 16: 118-131.
  • Zaiki M, Kimura K, Mikami T. 2002. A statistical estimate of daily mean temperature derived from a limited number of daily observations. Geophysical Research Letters 29(18): 39.1-39.4.
  • Mikami T. 2002. Summer and winter temperature reconstructions in Japan. PAGES News 10(3): 17-18.