About SORA

The Scientific Online Letters on the Atmosphere (SOLA) is an international Open Access journal published by the Meteorological Society of Japan. It aims to publish peer-reviewed short scientific papers in the atmospheric and related interdisciplinary sciences.

The pronunciation of "SOLA" sounds similar to a Japanese word "sora" meaning the sky in English.

This journal is available online at J-STAGE (Open Access).
  • Online ISSN : 1349-6476
  • 2022 IMPACT FACTOR 1.9

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  1. Yatagai et al.,? A 44-Year Daily Gridded Precipitation Dataset for Asia Based on a Dense Network of Rain Gauges, 2009, VOL.5, 137-140, doi:10.2151/sola.2009-035
    Citations: 419
  2. Ebita et al.,? The Japanese 55-year Reanalysis "JRA-55": An Interim Report, 2011, VOL.7, 149-152, doi:10.2151/sola.2011-038
    Citations: 392
  3. Yokota et al.,? Global Concentrations of CO2 and CH4 Retrieved from GOSAT: First Preliminary Results, 2009, VOL.5, 160-163, doi:10.2151/sola.2009-041
    Citations: 357