National Hydrometeorological Service of the Republic of Kazakhstan was founded 85 years ago. It is a large scientific center of Ministry of Environmental protection of the RK. On the 2nd March 1999 according to the Resolution of Government it was given a status of the Republican state-owned Enterprise (RSE) “Kazhydromet”. NHMS of Kazakhstan with the similar Services from 189 countries is a part of World Meteorological Organization (WMO) – non-governmental organization of United Nations which is responsible for environmental protection. The main purpose of NHMS is protection of population, property and environment of the country. NHMS performs round-the-clock monitoring, observations, analysis, forecasting and warnings of nature: in the air, water, earth, flora and fauna.
NHMS of Kazakhstan with the similar Services from 190 countries is a part of World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is the UN system's authoritative voice on the state and behaviour of the Earth's atmosphere, its interaction with the oceans, the climate it produces and the resulting distribution of water resources.