Japan Meteorological Agency

The Japan Meteorological Agency, abbreviated JMA, is an agency of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. It is charged with gathering and providing results for the public... Wikipedia

  • Formed:  July 1, 1956
  • Preceding agencies:  Tokyo Meteorological Observatory, Central Meteorological Observatory
  • Jurisdiction:  Government of Japan
  • Headquarters:  3-6-9 Toranomon, Minato City, Tokyo, Japan
  • Employees:  5,539 (2010)
  • Annual budget:  ¥62.0 billion (2010–11), ¥59.0 billion (2011–12), ¥58.9 billion (est. 2012)
  • executives:  Toshihiko Hashida, Director-General, Itaru Kaga, Deputy Director-General
  • Parent agency:  Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
  • Website:  www.jma.go.jp
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo