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This study was conducted to reveal the effects of local climatic conditions on the early growth ofKorean white pine progeny test stands. For this, stand variables such as mean DBH, mean height,basal area per hectare, and volume per hectare by stand age and locality were first measured andsummarized for each stand. Based on these statistics, annual increments for 10 years from stand age10 to 20 were calculated for each of stand variables. The effects of local climatic conditions as one ofenvironmental factors on the growth were then analyzed by both a topoclimatological method and aspatial statistical technique. From yearly climatic estimates, 30 climatic indices which affect the treegrowth were computed for each of the progeny test stand. The annual increments were thencorrelated with and regressed on the climatic indices to examine effects of local climatic conditions onthe growth. Gapyung area provided the best conditions for the early growth of Korean white pine andKwangju area ranked second. On the other hand, the growth pattern in Youngdong ranked lastoverall as expected. It is also found that the local growth patterns of Korean white pine in juvenilestage were affected by typical weather conditions. The conditions such as low temperature and highrelative humidity provide favor environment for the early growth of Korean white pine. Especially, itwas concluded that the low temperature is a main factor influencing the early growth of Korean whitepine based on the results of correlation analysis and regression equations developed for the predictionof annual increments of stand variables.