World Meteorological Day 2020 : Date, Theme, Slogans, Meaning, History & Significance

Brief Info: 22nd March World Meteorological Day (विश्व मौसम विज्ञान दिवस  ) : Date & Theme, Slogan, Poster, Quotes, Images, Activities, Messages, Hashtag, Significance, History and Awareness Program. World Meteorological Day Objectives, Importance, Quiz, Campaigns, Speeches, Info-graphics in Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu.

World Meteorological Day

World Meteorological Day often features various events such as conferences, symposia and exhibitions for meteorological professionals, community leaders and the general public. Some events aim to attract media attention to raise meteorology’s profile.

Many prizes for meteorological research are presented or announced on or close to World Meteorological Day. These prizes include:

  • The International Meteorological Organization Prize.
  • Professor Dr. Vilho Väisälä Award.
  • The Norbert Gerbier-Mumm International Award.

Many countries issue postage stamps or special postage stamp cancellation marks to celebrate World Meteorological Day. These stamps often reflect the event’s theme or mark a country’s meteorology achievements.

World Meteorological Day : Overview
Name of Day (Event) World Meteorological Day (WWD)
Also Called World Meteorology Day
Name of Organisation United Nations General Assembly
Observed by UN Members
Awareness Programs Climate Change Campaigns
Observed on March 23
World Meteorological Day (First Time Celebration) March 23, 1961
Significance The International Meteorological association is formed to exchange information about weather across national borders.
Celebration Location All Around World
Official Website www.un.org

World Meteorological Day Dates

Year Date Day
2020 March 23 Monday
2021 March 23 Tuesday
2022 March 23 Wednesday
2023 March 23 Thursday
2024 March 23 Saturday

World Meteorological Day History & Significance

World Meteorological Organization (WMO) was established on March 23, 1950. It is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 193 Member States and Territories. Every year, March 23, is celebrated as World Meteorological Day (WMD).

World Meteorological Day 2020 theme

World Meteorological Day 2020 theme
World Meteorological Day 2020 theme

The theme of World Meteorological Day this year, for March 23, 2020, is Climate and Water. It will align with the theme of World Meteorological Day 2020 which is on March 22. The main focus will be on climate change and water concerns around the globe. The slogan for WMD 2020 is “Count Every Drop, Every Drop Counts”.

World Meteorological Day Theme List – Year Wise
Year Theme
World Meteorological Day 2020 Theme Water and Climate Change
World Meteorological Day 2019 Theme The Sun, the Earth and the Weather
World Meteorological Day 2018 Theme Weather-ready, climate-smart
World Meteorological Day 2017 Theme Understanding clouds
World Meteorological Day 2016 Theme Hotter, drier, wetter – Face the future
World Meteorological Day 2015 Theme Climate knowledge for Climate Action
World Meteorological Day 2014 Theme Weather and Climate: Engaging youth
World Meteorological Day 2013 Theme Watching the weather to protect life and property
World Meteorological Day 2012 Theme Powering our future with weather, climate and water
World Meteorological Day 2011 Theme Climate for you
World Meteorological Day 2010 Theme 60 years of service for your safety and well-being
World Meteorological Day 2009 Theme Weather, climate and the air we breathe
World Meteorological Day 2008 Theme Observing our planet for a better future
World Meteorological Day 2007 Theme Polar meteorology: Understanding global impacts
World Meteorological Day 2006 Theme Preventing and mitigating natural disasters
World Meteorological Day 2005 Theme Weather, climate, water and sustainable development
World Meteorological Day 2004 Theme Weather, climate, water in the information age
World Meteorological Day 2003 Theme Our future climate

World Meteorological Day Slogans

 

“Water is life. Don’t waste it.”

“Save water, and it will save you.”

“A slogan on Water is a slogan on life.

“Nothing will be left here without water.”

“Don’t flush our planet’s most valuable resource.”

“Don’t let the water run when you brush your teeth.”

“Don’t let the water run in the sink, our life’s on the brink.”

“No matter, how much rich you are, you can’t live without water.”

“Water is the Best Natural Remedy. Drink Your Way to Better Health.”

“Make Water Your Primary Drink instead of Soda, Juice. Choose Pure Water Throughout Your Day.”

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