The effects of weather on daily mood: a multilevel approach.

  title={The effects of weather on daily mood: a multilevel approach.},
  author={Jaap J. A. Denissen and Ligaya Butalid and Lars Penke and Marcel A. G. van Aken},
  volume={8 5},
The present study examines the effects of six weather parameters (temperature, wind power, sunlight, precipitation, air pressure, and photoperiod) on mood (positive affect, negative affect, and tiredness). Data were gathered from an online diary study (N = 1,233), linked to weather station data, and analyzed by means of multilevel analysis. Multivariate and univariate analyses enabled distinction between unique and shared effects. The results revealed main effects of temperature, wind power… 

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