Urban Microclimate Impacts on Aedes Mosquitoes’ Life Cycle: A Concept Paper


  • Murni Amirra Mohd Aminuddin Centre of Environmental Health and Safety, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA Puncak Alam Campus, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Nazri Che Dom Centre of Environmental Health and Safety, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA Puncak Alam Campus, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Mitoriana Porusia Faculty of Health Science Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta, Kabupaten Sukoharjo, Jawa Tengah, Indonesia
  • Siti Rohana Mohd Yatim Centre of Environmental Health and Safety, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA Puncak Alam Campus, Selangor, Malaysia




Urban Microclimate, Aedes Spp., Aedes Life Cycle


Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus are two types of Aedes spp. responsible for the spreading of dengue in urban settings. Over the years, dengue remained a significant public health concern due to its disease burden worldwide. Urban microclimate factors such as temperature, relative humidity, and rainfall have long been known to influence the increase or decrease of Aedes spp. density in urban settings due to their impact on the mosquitoes' life cycle. This concept paper intends to provide a conceptual framework for determining the impact of urban microclimate on the Aedes mosquito development life cycle in urban settings.


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How to Cite

Mohd Aminuddin, M. A., Che Dom, N., Porusia , M., & Mohd Yatim, S. R. (2023). Urban Microclimate Impacts on Aedes Mosquitoes’ Life Cycle: A Concept Paper. Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 8(25), 215–221. https://doi.org/10.21834/e-bpj.v8i25.4866



Urban Environment / Urban Psychology