Microclimate vs Microclimatology - What's the difference?

microclimate | microclimatology |


As nouns the difference between microclimate and microclimatology

is that microclimate is a small, local region having a unique pattern of weather or weather effects that differ from the local climate while microclimatology is the branch of climatology that studies microclimates.

microclimate

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A small, local region having a unique pattern of weather or weather effects that differ from the local climate.
  • :The microclimate on the south side of a building may differ from the one on the north, so that different plants may thrive.
  • :The coastal hills are home to many different microclimates .
  • microclimatology

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The branch of climatology that studies microclimates
  • English words suffixed with -ology