Mary D. Stampone

New Hampshire State Climatologist
Earth Sciences Affiliate Faculty
Phone: (603) 862-3136
Office: Geography, Huddleston Hall Rm 102A, Durham, NH 03824
Mary Stampone


  • Ph.D., Climate, University of Delaware
  • M.S., Geography, University of Delaware
  • B.A., Albion College

Research Interests

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Climatology
  • Earth System Science
  • Geosciences
  • Physical Geography
  • Weather

Courses Taught

  • GEOG 473: Elements of Weather
  • GEOG 560: Geography of Natural Hazards
  • GEOG 670: Climate and Society
  • GEOG 671: Weather Forecasting
  • GEOG 695: Internship

Selected Publications

Dupigny-Giroux, L. A., Mecray, E., Lemcke-Stampone, M., Hodgkins, G., Lentz, E., Mills, K., . . . Caldwell, C. (2018). Ch 18: Northeast.. In D. R. Reidmiller, C. W. Avery, D. R. Easterling, K. E. Kunkel, K. L. M. Lewis, T. K. Maycock, & B. C. Steward (Eds.), Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States: The Fourth National Climate Assessment, Volume II (Vol. 2). US Global Change Research Program: U.S. Global Change Research Program. doi:10.7930/NCA4.2018.CH18

Hamilton, L. C., Lemcke-Stampone, M., & Grimm, C. (2018). Cold winters warming? Perceptions of climate change in the North Country. Weather, Climate, and Society. doi:10.1175/WCAS-D-18-0020.1

Amaral, T., Wake, C. P., Dibb, J. E., Burakowski, E. A., & Stampone, M. (2017). A simple model of snow albedo decay using observations from the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow-Albedo (CoCoRaHS-Albedo) Network. JOURNAL OF GLACIOLOGY, 63(241), 877-887. doi:10.1017/jog.2017.54

AMARAL, T. R. I. S. T. A. N., WAKE, C. A. M. E. R. O. N. P., DIBB, J. A. C. K. E., BURAKOWSKI, E. L. I. Z. A. B. E. T. H. A., & STAMPONE, M. A. R. Y. (2017). A simple model of snow albedo decay using observations from the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow-Albedo (CoCoRaHS-Albedo) Network. Journal of Glaciology, 63(241), 877-887. doi:10.1017/jog.2017.54

Hamilton, L. C., Hartter, J., Lemcke-Stampone, M., Moore, D. W., & Safford, T. G. (2015). Tracking Public Beliefs About Anthropogenic Climate Change. PLOS ONE, 10(9), e0138208. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138208

Bernstein, E. R., Geiger, C. A., Deliberty, T. L., & Lemcke-Stampone, M. D. (2015). Antarctic sea-ice thickness and volume estimates from ice charts between 1995 and 1998. Annals of Glaciology, 56(69), 383-393. doi:10.3189/2015AoG69A763

Hamilton, L. C., & Lemcke-Stampone, M. (2014). Arctic warming and your weather: public belief in the connection. International Journal of Climatology, 34(5), 1723-1728. doi:10.1002/joc.3796

Burakowski, E., Wake, C. P., Dibb, J. E., & Stampone, M. (2013). Putting the capital ‘A’ in CoCoRAHS: an experimental programme to measure albedo using the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow (CoCoRaHS) Network. Hydrological Processes, 27(21), 3024-3034. doi:10.1002/hyp.9825

Stampone, M. D., Geiger, C. A., DeLiberty, T. L., & Bernstein, E. R. (2013). Data-derived spatial-resolution errors of Antarctic sea-ice thickness. Polar Geography, 36(3), 202-220. doi:10.1080/1088937X.2012.691120

Hamilton, L. C., & Stampone, M. D. (2013). Blowin’ in the Wind: Short-Term Weather and Belief in Anthropogenic Climate Change. Weather, Climate, and Society, 5(2), 112-119. doi:10.1175/WCAS-D-12-00048.1