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Conference on regional climate attracts scientists from over 70 countries

Next week, 14-18 October, almost 500 regional climate researchers, decision makers and users of regional climate information from more than 70 countries will gather for the 4th International Conference on Coordinated Regional Climate Downscaling Experiment (ICRC-CORDEX 2019) in Beijing, China. …

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SMHI is hosting expert meeting on rising sea levels

IPCC has released a special report focusing on the ocean and the cryosphere in a changing climate. Following the release, SMHI is hosting a workshop with the aim of exchanging knowledge on the topic and discussing its implications and benefits for Swedish climate planning.

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Inclusive capacity development by SMHI at World Water Week

Long-term visions, time, social media and training of the next generation was highlighted as the key components for the future of capacity development, when SMHI showcased some recent projects experiences at the start of World Water Week in Stockholm.

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Positive response after SMHI’s meteorology course in Ireland

During the spring SMHI had been engaged from Met Éireann to hold a training course in meteorological. Now that the two-week course has been delivered, the Irish participants gave positive feedbacks of the collaboration with SMHI.

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New reference system for sea levels

As of June 3, 2019, sea levels in SMHI's observations, forecasts and warnings will be expressed in the Swedish national height system 2000 (Rikets Höjdsystem 2000, RH 2000) instead of relative the mean sea level. RH 2000 is Sweden's national reference system for heights and depths. The transition …

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