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
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Latest News from
How will Storm Lorenzo affect the UK?02/10/2019 12:37:00
Our partner Met Éireann named Storm Lorenzo on Wednesday morning, (the first named storm of the 2019/2020 season named after the hurricane it started as) issuing yellow and orange wind and rain warnings for the Republic of Ireland
Will Hurricane Lorenzo affect the UK?01/10/2019 14:33:00
Lorenzo will arrive in the UK and Ireland as an ex-hurricane later this week, bringing very strong winds and heavy rain to western areas of the UK.
£20 million to improve space weather forecasting25/09/2019 13:15:00
The Government has announced £20 million pounds of new funding to help the UK cope with the potential impacts of space weather events.
New global partnership will make 1 billion people safer23/09/2019 15:15:15
Met Office takes a leading role in an initiative that will bring together funding, knowledge and demand to save lives, protect livelihoods and improve efficiency and effectiveness of responses to weather and climate disasters.
Zooming in on climate forecasts: the launch of UKCP Local (2.2km)20/09/2019 12:05:00
Earlier this week, the Met Office, BEIS, Defra and the Environment Agency launched the latest component of the UKCP climate projections, 12 projections of how the future climate could evolve, using a climate model resolution of 2.2km. Press release here.
Resolving detail on the future face of extreme weather16/09/2019 15:15:15
Understanding more about the future intensity of hourly rainfall and daytime extreme temperatures are two factors vital to the resilience of the UK in a world increasingly impacted by climate change.
Climate change: how can the maritime industry be more resilient?16/09/2019 13:15:00
As a maritime nation, the sea has been an integral part of our heritage. But with climate change increasingly impacting the UK, the Met Office’s Tom Butcher examines how maritime industries will cope.
Storm names for 2019-20 announced06/09/2019 12:37:00
Met Office and Met Éireann, along with new partner KNMI, yesterday revealed the list of storm names for 2019-20.