Weather forecasts and climate data
Here's your one-stop shop for weather and climate information
Latest weather forecast
Here is the latest Met Office weather forecast for the UK, just type in a place name in the forecast search bar at the top of the page and get a detailed, site specific 7 day forecast or scroll down the page for a 30 day regional forecast.
Check out the weather map for weather information such as temperature, rainfall and wind gusts as well as UV and pollen levels. You can also find surface pressure charts which will show you high and low pressure patterns.
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Past weather & weather data
There is a lot of historic weather and climate information on our website including:
Upcoming major events
Check out the weather for upcoming major events.
The Met Office Hadley Centre is one of the UK's foremost climate change research centres.We continuously research and monitor our changing climate, expanding the observations from past and current climate conditions and improve the projections of future global and regional climate on a range of timescales. Find out more here:
Storm naming & severe weather warnings
The Met Office and Met Éireann jointly run the 'Name our storms' scheme, aimed at raising awareness of severe weather before it hits. More information can be found here:
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Latest News from
July 2019: a month in UK climate statistics02/08/2019 15:15:15
July 2019 saw the highest temperature ever recorded in the UK, but the month wasn’t all about heat – rainfall is a significant talking point too, particularly across parts of northern England.
Top ten UK’s hottest years all since 200231/07/2019 12:15:00
An updated analysis of the annual UK temperature records from the Met Office shows that since 1884 all of the UK’s ten warmest years have occurred since 2002; whereas none of the ten coldest years have occurred since 1963.
And the next storm will be..?30/07/2019 14:20:00
This week the Met Office is offering people the chance to get involved with next season’s storm names by asking them to send in suggestions.
New official highest temperature in UK confirmed30/07/2019 11:15:00
A recording of 38.7°C at Cambridge Botanic Garden on Thursday 25 July has become the highest temperature officially recorded in the UK.
Hottest July day on record for the UK26/07/2019 12:15:00
Temperatures yesterday reached 38.1°C in southern England, setting a new record for the highest July temperature recorded in the UK.
Potential record-breaking heat today25/07/2019 13:37:00
Temperatures will quickly rise today – it'll be very hot in south east England with a record-breaking 39°C possible.
Indian weather and climate research uplift22/07/2019 08:15:00
The South Asian summer monsoon directly affects the lives of around one billion people, providing 80% of annual rainfall in the region.
Hot spell to follow the rain19/07/2019 16:02:00
The unsettled weather will continue for many through the start of the weekend, however, away from Northern Ireland and parts of Scotland, the weather will settle, and temperatures will increase from Sunday onwards.