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.
See the up to date presented forecast on YouTube
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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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Rainfall on UK’s wettest day on record could have more than filled Loch Ness19/10/2020 15:15:15
Saturday 3 October 2020 is now the wettest day on record since 1891 for UK-wide rainfall. It received the greatest rainfall in any single day averaged out across the UK, beating the previous record on the 25 August 1986.
Storm Barbara to bring wind and rain to Europe19/10/2020 14:48:00
This week will see a change from the mostly dry, cloudy, chilly weather to increasing wind and rain for many and an upturn in temperatures, particularly in the south early in the week.
Climate projections show extreme UK’s weather will become even more extreme13/10/2020 13:15:00
The latest iteration of climate projections for the UK were released in 2018, updating the set from 2009.
How will La Nina affect our winter weather?12/10/2020 15:15:15
La Niña is now present in the tropical Pacific and forecasters are suggesting these conditions will continue throughout the winter months.
Weather Statistics for September02/10/2020 15:15:15
Looking back at September as a whole it turned out to be a fairly average month, although there were a few notable events.
Heavy rain triggers Amber warnings this weekend02/10/2020 14:48:00
Heavy and persistent rain will bring a risk of flooding and disruption to parts of the UK this weekend, as Met Office weather warnings cover large parts of the country.
Wet weekend ahead following Storm Alex01/10/2020 15:15:15
Storm Alex will bring wet and windy weather to southern parts of the UK on Friday, followed by a very wet weekend for many.
Storm Alex or Storm Aiden?30/09/2020 10:15:00
Many media outlets are reporting on ‘Storm Aiden’ to batter Britain with strong winds and heavy rain this weekend.