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List of famous meteorologists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Renowned like those found below have helped make a great impact on the world, through a combination of hard work and dedication to their profession. You might also enjoy these hilarious weatherman photos and these ridiculous news show fails. This list includes the most prominent meteorologists, living and dead, from every country in the world. Interesting information is included in this list of notable meteorologists, such as where these historic meteorologists were born and what their nationality is. If your dream job is to be a popular meteorologist then you should look to these people for inspiration.

This list of popular meteorologists includes John Dalton and Alfred Wegener. Known for his appearance on NBC's Today show, TV meteorologist AKA weatherman Al Roker also made this list of meteorologists, so expect to see other familiar names of people in weather.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous meteorologists?" and "Who are the best meteorologists?" then you're in the right place. 

John Dalton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
John Dalton FRS was an English chemist, physicist, and meteorologist. He is best known for his pioneering work in the development of modern atomic theory; and his research into colour blindness, ...more

Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit was a German physicist, engineer, and glass blower who is best known for inventing the mercury-in-glass thermometer, and for developing a temperature scale now named ...more

Charles Thomson Rees Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, CH, FRS was a Scottish physicist and meteorologist who received the Nobel Prize in physics for his invention of the cloud chamber.

Alfred Wegener is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Alfred Lothar Wegener was a German polar researcher, geophysicist and meteorologist. During his lifetime he was primarily known for his achievements in meteorology and as a pioneer of polar ...more

C. H. D. Buys Ballot is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
C. H. D. Buys Ballot Christophorus Henricus Diedericus Buys Ballot was a Dutch chemist and meteorologist after whom Buys Ballot's law and the Buys Ballot table are named.

Kristen Cornett is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Meteorologist ' ' 'Kristen Cornett' ' ' joined the 4 Warn Storm Team in October 2007, She provides the weather for weekends for News 4, Saturdays at 6 and 10 pm and Sundays at 5:30 and 10 pm, ...more

Willard Scott is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Willard Herman Scott, Jr. is an American actor, author, media personality, clown, and comedian, best known for his TV work on Today and as the creator and original portrayer of Ronald McDonald.

Al Roker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Albert Lincoln "Al" Roker, Jr. is an American television personality, weather forecaster, actor, and book author. He is best known as being the weather anchor on NBC's Today. On ...more

Cleveland Abbe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Cleveland Abbe was an American meteorologist and advocate of time zones. While director of the Cincinnati Observatory in Cincinnati, Ohio, he developed a system of telegraphic weather reports, ...more

Kent Ehrhardt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Meteorologist ' ' ' Kent Ehrhardt ' ' ' delivers weekday weathercasts on "News 4 St. Louis ", Since joining "News 4 St. Louis" Ehrhardt has covered severe weather, including ...more

Cindy Preszler is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Cindy Preszler is a television weathercaster who is the chief meteorologist at KSDK-TV 5, the NBC affiliate in St. Louis, Missouri. She is one of five female chief meteorologists that are on ...more

Dallas Raines is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Dallas Raines Dallas Raines is an American award-winning chief meteorologist at KABC-TV in Los Angeles and was also certified by the American Meteorological Society. He received his Bachelor of Science degree ...more

Johnny Mountain is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Johnny Mountain Johnny Mountain is a retired weathercaster for both KABC-TV and KCBS-TV in Los Angeles, California. He has been described as "one of the most recognizable faces -- and names -- in local TV ...more

Amy Freeze is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Amy Elizabeth Freeze, is an American television meteorologist. Since 2011, she has been the weekend meteorologist at WABC-TV in New York City, New York. She can also be seen on ABC's Good ...more

Sam Champion is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Samuel James "Sam" Champion is an American weather anchor who is best known for his combined 25-year career on the ABC flagship station WABC-TV and Good Morning America. He currently ...more

Mark Mathis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Mark Mathis Mark Mathis is a American TV personality and meteorologist known for his unorthodox approach to weather forecasting as well as for his rousing public speaking appearances. Mathis gained ...more

William Morris Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
William Morris Davis was an American geographer, geologist, geomorphologist, and meteorologist, often called the "father of American geography". He was born into a Quaker family in ...more

Kelly Cass is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Meteorologist ' ' ' Kelly Cass' ' ' is an On-Camera Meteorologist at The Weather Channel, She first appeared on air at The Weather Channel in January 2000. Before joining The Weather Channel, ...more

Tom Skilling is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Thomas Ethelbert Skilling, III, known on-air as Tom Skilling, is a popular meteorologist in Chicago, Illinois. He is chief meteorologist for the weekday midday, 5 and 9 p.m. newscasts at CW ...more

John Fuller is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Chief Meteorologist ' ' ' John Fuller ' ' ' came to St. Louis in 1983, He has the longest stretch of forecasting weather in St. Louis than any TV Meteorologist, John earned a Bachelor of Science ...more

Betty Davis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists

Heather Tesch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
You can see Meteorologist ' ' ' Heather Tesch' ' ' weekdays at 10 am ET - 2 pm ET on The Weather Channel. Tesch comes to The Weather Channel from WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, MN, Where she worked as ...more

Lyra O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
A Chicago native, Lyra's move to Milwaukee to join WISN 12 News Team as weekend morning meteorologist brings her closer to home. She also contributes to expanded weather coverage weekdays on ...more

Janine Albert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Meteorologist ' ' ' Janine Albert ' ' ' (formerly known as Janine D'Adamo) came to WINK-TV From The Weather Channel and provides live coverage during landfalling hurricanes for WINK-TV & The ...more

Mike Seidel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Meteorologists
Michael Phillip "Mike" Seidel is an American meteorologist who has worked at The Weather Channel since March 1992. He is noted for his field reporting from breaking weather including ...more