Tourism climate and thermal comfort in Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan.

  title={Tourism climate and thermal comfort in Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan.},
  author={Tzu-Ping Lin and Andreas Matzarakis},
  journal={International journal of biometeorology},
  volume={52 4},
Bioclimate conditions at Sun Moon Lake, one of Taiwan's most popular tourist destinations, are presented. Existing tourism-related climate is typically based on mean monthly conditions of air temperature and precipitation and excludes the thermal perception of tourists. This study presents a relatively more detailed analysis of tourism climate by using a modified thermal comfort range for both Taiwan and Western/Middle European conditions, presented by frequency analysis of 10-day intervals… CONTINUE READING