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Brunet, M, Asin, J., Sigro, J., Banon, M., Garcia, F., Aguilar, E., Palenzuela, J.E., Peterson, T.C. and Jones, P.D., 2010
“The minimization of the screen bias from ancient western Mediterranean air temperature records: an exploratory statistical analysis.”
International Journal of Climatology (under review)

Simmons, A.J., Willett, K.M., Jones, P.D., Thorne, P.W. and Dee, D., 2010
“Low-frequency variations in surface atmospheric humidity, temperature and precipitation: Inferences from reanalyses and monthly gridded observational datasets.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, D01110, doi:10.1029/2009JD012442

Luterbacher, J., Xoplaki, E., Kuttel, M., Zorita, E., Gonzalez-Ruoco, J.F., Jones, P.D. and others, 2010
“Climatic Change in Poland in the Past Centuries: Evidence from Reconstructions and Coupled Climate Models.”
Chapter 1 in the Polish Climate in the European Context: An Historical Overview (R. Przylyak et al. Eds), doi:10.1007/978-90-481-3167-9_1 pp 3-39

Ekstrom, M. and Jones, P.D., 2009
“Impact of rainfall estimation uncertainty on streamflow estimations for catchments Wye and Tyne in the United Kingdom.”
International Journal of Climatology, 29, 79-86

Parker, D.E., Jones, P.D., Peterson, T.C. and Kennedy, J., 2009
“Comment on "Unresolved issues with the assessment of multidecadal global land surface temperature trends" by Roger A. Pielke Sr. et al.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D05104, doi:10.1029/2008JD010450

Kuttel,M., Xoplaki,E., Gallego,D., Luterbacher,J., Garcia-Herrera,R., Allan,R., Barriendos,M., Jones,P.D., Wheeler,D., Wanner,H., 2009
“The importance of ship log data: reconstructing North Atlantic, European and Mediterranean sea level pressure fields back to 1750.”
Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s00382-009-0577-9.

Jacobeit, J., Rathmann, J., Philipp, A. and Jones, P.D., 2009
“Central European precipitation and temperature extremes in relation to large-scale atmospheric circulation types.”
Meteorologische Zeitschrift 18, 397-410

Jones, P.D. and Lister, D.H., 2009
“The Urban Heat Island in Central London and urban-related warming trends in Central London since 1990.”
Weather 64, 323-327

Jones, P.D. and Lister, D.H., 2009
“The influence of the circulation on surface temperature and precipitation patterns over Europe.”
Climates of the Past 5, 259-267

Bohm, R., Jones, P.D., Hiebl, J., Frank, D., Brunetti, M. and Maugeri, M., 2009
“The early instrumental warm-bias: a solution for long Central European temperature series, 1760-2007.”
Climatic Change (available online).

Briffa, K.R., van der Schrier, G. and Jones, P.D., 2009
“Wet and dry summers in Europe since 1750: evidence of increasing drought,”
International Journal of Climatology 29, doi:10.1002/joc.1836 1894-1905

Thompson, D.W.J., Wallace, J.M., Jones, P.D. and Kennedy, J.J., 2009
“Removing the signatures of known climate variability from global-mean surface temperature: Methodology and Insights.”
Journal of Climate 22, 6120-6141

Jones, J.M., Fogt, R.L., Widmann, M., Marshall, G., Jones, P.D. and Visbeck, M., 2009
“Historical SAM Variability. Part 1: Century length seasonal reconstructions.”
Journal of Climate 22 5319-5345

Li, Q., Zhang, H., Chen, J., Li, W., Liu, X. and Jones, P.D., 2009
“A mainland China homogenized historical temperature dataset for 1951-2004.”
Bulletin of American Meteorological Society 90, 1062-1065

Yan, Z., Li, Z., Li, Q. and Jones, P.D., 2009
“Effects of site-change and urbanization in the Beijing temperature series 1977-2006.”
International Journal of Climatology, doi:10.1002/joc.1971 (available online)

Agnew, M., Goodess, C.M., Jones, P.D. and Osborn, T.J., 2009
“The Science of Climate Change - implications for risk management.”
Chapter 3 in Coping with climate change: risk and opportunities for insurers (ed. Dlugoleckki, A. etc al.), Chartered Insurance Institute (www.cii.co.uk), London, UK. 37 pp

Jones, P.D., 2008
“Benefits from undertaking data rescue activities.”
In Brunet, M. and Kuglitsch, F. (eds.): Proceedings of the International Workshop on Rescue and Digitization of Climate Records in the Mediterranean Basin, WCDMP, No. 67, WMO-TD No. 1432 16-25

Jones, P.D., 2008
“Summary Report of the MEDARE workshop”
In Brunet, M. and Kuglitsch, F. (eds.): Proceedings of the International Workshop on Rescue and Digitization of Climate Records in the Mediterranean Basin, WCDMP, No. 67, WMO-TD No. 1432 XIV-XIX

Larsen, L.B., Vinther, B.M., Briffa, K.R., Melvin, T.M., Clausen, H.B., Jones, P.D., et al, 2008
“New ice core evidence for a volcanic cause of the A.D. 536 dust veil.”
Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L04708, doi:10.1029/2007GL032450

Yan, Z. and Jones, P.D., 2008
“Detecting inhomogeneity in daily climate series using wavelet analysis.”
Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 25 157-163

Thompson, D.W.J., Kennedy, J.J., Wallace, J.M. and Jones, P.D., 2008
“A large discontinuity in the mid-twentieth century in observed global-mean surface temperature.”
Nature, 453 646-649

Milliman, J.D., Farnsworth, K.L., Jones, P.D., Xu, K.H. and Smith, L.C., 2008
“Climatic and anthropogenic factors affecting river discharge to the global ocean, 1951-2000.”
Global and Planetary Change, 62 187-194

Jones, P.D., 2008
“Historical Climatology - a state of the art review.”
Weather, 63 181-186

Vinther, B.M., Jones, P.D., Briffa, K.R., Clausen, H.B., Andersen, K.K., Dahl-Jensen, D. and Johnsen, S.J., 2008
“Climatic signals in multiple highly resolved stable isotope records from Greenland.”
Quarternary Science Reviews 29, 522-538

Jones, P.D., Briffa, K.R., Osborn, T.J., Lough, J.M., van Ommen, T.D., Vinther, B.M. and others, 2008
“High-resolution paleoclimatology of the last millennium: a review of current status and future prospects.”
Holocene, 19, 3-49

Willett, K.M., Jones, P.D., Gillett, N.P. and Thorne, P.W., 2008
“Recent Changes in Surface Humidity: Development of the HadCRUH Dataset”
Journal of Climate, 21 doi:10.1175/2008JCLI2274.1 5364-5383

Jones, P.D., Lister, D.H. and Li, Q., 2008
“Urbanization effects in large-scale temperature records, with an emphasis on China.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D16122, doi:10.1029/2008/JD009916

Santer,B.D., Thorne,P.W., Hainberger,L., Taylor,K.E., Wigley,T.M.L., Lanzante,J.R., Solomon,S., Free,M., Gleckler,P.J., Jones,P.D. and others, 2008
“Consistency of modelled and observed temperature trends in the tropical troposphere.”
International Journal of Climatology, 28, doi:10.1002/joc.1756

Haylock, M.R., Hofstra, N., Klein Tank, A.M.G., Klok, E.J., Jones, P.D. and New, M., 2008
“A European daily high-resolution gridded data set of surface temperature and precipitation for 1950-2006.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D20119, doi:10.1029/2008JD010201

Hostra, N., Haylock, M.R., New, M., Jones, P.D. and Frei, C., 2008
“Comparison of six methods for the interpolation of daily European climate data.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D21110, doi:10.1029/2008JD010100

Gillett, N.P., Stone, D.A., Stott, P.A., Nozawa, T., Karpechko, A.Y., Hegerl, G.C., Wehner, M.F., and Jones, P.D., 2008
“Attribution of polar warming to human influence.”
Nature Geoscience, 1, doi:10.1038/ngeo338

Blenkinsop, S., Jones, P.D., Dorling, D.R. and Osborn, T.J., 2008
“Observed and modelled influence of atmospheric circulation on central England temperature extremes.”
International Journal of Climatology, 29, doi:10.1002/joc.1807 1642-1660

Brunet, M., Saladie, O., Jones, P.D., Sigro, J., Aguilar, E., Moberg, A., Lister, D., Walther, A. and Almarza, C., 2008
“A case study/guidance on the development of long-term dailt adjusted temperature datasets”
WCDMP-66/WMO-TD-1425, Geneva: 43 pp 43 pp

Vazquez-Aguirre, J.L., Brunet, M., Jones, P.D., 2008
“Cambios observados en los extremos de temperatura y precipitacion en el estado de Veracruz, Mexico a partir de datos diarios.”
In Sigro, J., Brunet, M. y Aguilar, E. (Eds.) Cambio Climatico Regional y sus Impactos. Publicaciones de la Asociacion Espanola de Climatologia, Serie A, no. 6, Tarragona: ISBN 978-84-612-6051-5.

Blenkinsop, S., Jones, P.D., Dorling, S.R. and Osborn, T.J., 2008
“Observed and modelled influence of atmospheric circulation on central England temperature extremes.”
International Journal of Climatology 29, 1642-1660

Kostopoulou, E. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Part 1”
International Journal of Climatology 27 (in press).

Kostopoulou, E. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Part 2”
International Journal of Climatology 27 (in press).

Auer,I., Jurkovic,A., Lipa,W., Orlik,A., Potzmann,R., Schoener,W., Ungersbock,M., Matulla,C., Briffa,K.R., Jones,P.D., Efthymiadis,D. et al, 2007
“HISTALP - Historical instrumental climatological surface time series of the greater Alpine region 1760-2003”
Journal of Climatology, 27(1) doi:10.1002/joc.1377 17-46

Goodess, C.M., Hall, J., Best, M., Betts, R., Cabantous, L., Jones, P.D., Kilsby, C.G., Pearman, A. and Wallace, C.J., 2007
“Climate Scenarios and Decision Making Under Uncertainty”
Built Environment, Vol 33 No 1 10-30

Efthymiadis, D., Jones, P.D., Briffa, K.R., Bohm, R. and Maugeri, M., 2007
“Influence of large-scale atmospheric circulation on climate variability in the Greater Alpine Region of Europe.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D12104, doi:10.1029/2006JD008021

Brunet, M., Jones, P.D., Sigro, J., Saladie, O., Aguilar, E., Moberg, A., Della-Marta, P.M., Lister, D., Walther, A., and Lopez, D., 2007
“Temporal and spatial temperature variability and change over Spain during 1850-2005”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D12117, doi:10.1029/2006JD008249

Briffa, K.R., Jones, P.D., Efthymiadis, D., and others, 2007
“HISTALP - historical instrumental climatological surface time series for the Greater Alpine Region.”
International Journal of Climatology, 27 17-46

Beck, C., Jacobeit, J. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Frequency and within-type variations of large-scale circulation types and their effects on low-frequency climate variability in Central Europe since 1780.”
International Journal of Climatology, 27 473-491

Haylock, M.R., Jones, P.D., Allan, R.J. and Ansell, T.J., 2007
“Decadal changes in 1870-2004 Northern Hemisphere winter sea level pressure variability and its relationship with surface temperature.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D11103, doi:10.1029/2006JD007291

Ekstrom, M., Jones, P.D., Fowler, H., Lenderink, G., Buishand, T.A. and Conway, D., 2007
“Regional climate model data used within the SWURVE project 1: projected changes in seasonal patterns and estimation of PET.”
Hydrology and Earth Systems Science, 11 1069-1083

Ekstrom, M., Hingray, B., Mezghani, A. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Regional climate model data used within the SWURVE project 2: addressing uncertainty in regional climate model data for five European case study areas.”
Hydrology and Earth Systems Science, 11 1085-1096

Jones, P.D. and Lister, D., 2007
“Intercomparison of four different Southern Hemisphere sea level pressure datasets.”
Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L10704, doi:10.1092/2007GL029251

Kostopoulou, E. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Comprehensive analysis of the climate variability in the eastern Mediterranean Part I: map-pattern classification.”
International Journal of Climatology, 27 1189-1214

Kostopoulou, E. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Comprehensive analysis of the climate variability in the eastern Mediterranean Part II: relationships between atmospheric circulation patterns and surface climate elements.”
International Journal of Climatology 27 1351-1371

Ekstrom, M., Kyriakidis, P.C., Chappell, A. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Spatiotemporal stochastic simulation of monthly rainfall patterns in the United Kingdom (1980-1987).”
Journal of Climate, 20 4194-4210

Trenberth, K.E., Jones, P.D., and others, 2007
“Observations: Surface and Atmospheric Climate Change”
Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of the Working Group 1 to the Fourth Assessment Report of the IPCC. Solomon,S., Qin, D., Manning, M., Chen, Z., Marquis, M., Averyt, K.B., Tignor, M. and Miller, H.L. (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA

Kilsby, C.G., Jones, P.D., Burton, A., Ford, A.C., Fowler, H.J., Harpham, C., James, P., Smith, A. and Wilby, R.L., 2007
“A daily weather generator for use in climate change studies.”
Environmental Modelling and Software 22 1705-1719

Jones, P.D. and Lister, D.H., 2007
“Intercomparison of four different Southern Hemisphere sea level pressure datasets.”
Geophysical Research Letters 34, L10704, doi:10.1092/2007GL029251

Brunet, M., Jones, P.D., Sigro, J., Aguilar, E., Moberg, A., Lister, D., Walther, A. and Almarza, C., 2007
“Guidance on the development of long-term daily adjusted temperature datasets: a case study”
WMO/WCDMP Technical Note, WMO, Geneva (in press)

Brunet, M., Sigro, J., Jones, P.D., Saladie, O., Aguilar, E., Moberg, A., Lister, D. and Walther, A., 2007
“Long-term changes in extreme temperatures and precipitation in Spain”
Contributions to Science, vol. 3, Issue 3 (in press)_

van der Schrier, G., Efthymiadis, D., Briffa, K.R. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“European alpine moisture availability for 1800-2003.”
International Journal of Climatology 27 (4), doi:10.1002/joc.1411 415-427

Willett, K.M., Gillett, N.P., Jones, P.D., and Thorne, P.W., 2007
“Attribution of observed surface humidity changes to human influence.”
Nature, 449 710-712

Philipp, A., Della-Martin, P.M., Fereday, D.T., Jones, P.D., Moberg, A. and Wanner, H., 2007
“Long-term variability of daily North Atlantic-European pressure patterns since 1850 classified by simulated annealing clustering.”
Journal of Climate, 20 4065-4095

van der Schrier, G. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Daily temperature and pressure series for Salem, Massachusetts (1786-1829)”
Climatic Change, doi 10.1007/s10584-007-9292-x.

Bengtsson, L., Arkin, P., Berrisford, P., Bougeault, P., Folland, C.K., Gordon, C., Haines, K., Hodges, K.I., Jones, P.D. and others, 2007
“The need for a dynamical climate reanalysis.”
Bulletin of American Meteorological Society, 88 495-501

Bronnimann, S., Annis, J.L., Vogler, C. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Reconstructing the quasi-biennial oscillation back to the early 1900s.”
Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L22805, doi:10.109/2007GL031354

van der Schrier, G. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Storminess and cold air outbreaks in NE America during AD 1790-1820.”
Geophysical Research Letters, L02713, doi:10.1029/2007GL032259

Krepper, C.M., Garcia, N.O. and Jones, P.D., 2007
“Low-frequency response of the upper Parana basin.”
International Journal of Climatology, 28 351-360

Jones, P.D., Lister, D.H., Wilby, R.L. and Kostopoulou, E., 2006
“Extended riverflow reconstructions for England and Wales 1865-2002.”
International Journal of Climatology, 26 219-231

Vinnikov, K.Y., Grody, N.C., Robock, A., Ronald J., Stouffer, R.J., Jones, P.D. and Goldberg, M.D., 2006
“Temperature trends at the surface and in the troposphere”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D03106, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006392

Jones, P.D. and Briffa, K.R., 2006
“Unusual climate in northwest Europe during the period 1730 to 1745 based on instrumental and documentary data.”
Climatic Change 79 DOI: 10.1007/s10584-006-9078-6 361-379

Brohan, P., Jennedy, J., Harris, I., Tett, S.F.B. and Jones, P.D., 2006
“Uncertainty estimates in regional and global observed temperature changes: a new dataset from 1850.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D12106, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006548

Garcia-Herrera,R., Konnen,G.P., Wheeler,D.A., Preito, M.R., Jones,P.D. and Koek,F.B., 2006
“Ship logbooks help analyze pre-instrumental climate”
EOS, 87 173 and 180

Van der Schrier,G., Briffa, K.R., Jones, P.D. and Osborn, T.J., 2006
“Summer moisture variability across Europe”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D11102

Vinther, B.M., Andersen, K.K., Jones, P.D., Briffa, K.R. and Cappelen, J., 2006
“Extending Greenland temperature records into the late-18th century.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D11105, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006810

Zaiki, M., Konnen, G.P., Tsukahara, T., Jones, P.D., Mikami, T. and Matsumoto, K., 2006
“Recovery of the 19th century Tokyo/Osaka meteorological data in Japan.”
International Journal of Climatology, 26 399-423

Klein Tank,A.M.G., Peterson,T.C., Quadir,D.A., Dorji,S., Zou,X., Tang,H., Santhosh,K., Joshi,U.R., Jaswal,A.K., Jones,P.D., and others, 2006
“Changes in daily temperature and precipitation extremes in central and south Asia.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D16105, doi:10.1029/2005JD006316.

Hebbeln,D., Knudsen,K.-L., Gyllencreutz,R., Kristensen,P., Klitgaard-Kristensen,D., Backman,J., Scheurle,C., Jiang,H., Jones,P.D., et al, 2006
“Late Holocene coastal hydrographic and climate changes in the eastern North Sea.”
Holocene 16 987-1001

Lebreiro,S.M., Frances,G., Abrantes,F.F.G., Diz,P., Bartels-Jonsdottir,H.B., Stroynowski,Z.N., Jones,P.D. and others, 2006
“Climate change and coastal hydrographic response along the Atlantic Iberian margin (Tagus Prodelta and Muros Ria) during the last two millenia.”
Holocene 16 1003-1015

Scourse, J., Sejrup, H.-P. and Jones, P.D. (Guest Editorial), 2006
“Late Holocene oceanographic