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Met Office 'supercomputer' to predict weather in more detail

Tue 28 Oct, AT 12:04

New £97m computer can perform 16,000 trillion calculations a second and weights 140 tonnes

The summer weather at a beach in Weymouth

UK has driest September for over 100 years

One-Minute Read
Tue 30 Sep, AT 15:10

After a soggy summer, September looks set to be the driest since records began in 1910

Summer day

Indian summer may follow wet August, say forecasters

One-Minute Read
Wed 3 Sep, AT 13:29

Temperatures could reach 27C this weekend as mini-heatwave holds out promise of an Indian summer

The summer weather at a beach in Weymouth

Hurricane Bertha: is this the end of the British summer?

One-Minute Read
Fri 8 Aug, AT 17:10

Weekend 'may feel more like autumn or winter' as Hurricane Bertha heads across the Atlantic to the UK

Britain on flood alert as storms signal end of the heatwave

One-Minute Read
Mon 22 Jul, AT 14:29

Forget the sunshine: prepare for unpleasant humidity, heavy rain, flash floods and thunderstorms

British summer at last as warm weather settles in

One-Minute Read
Mon 1 Jul, AT 12:56

Grim forecast of endless rain gives way to Met Office prediction of 'dry, settled' spell

UK weather - rain

Met Office: Britain to face rainy summers until 2023

Wed 19 Jun, AT 15:51

Meteorologists say the UK's weird weather may mean we're already feeling the effects of climate change


Companies House, Met Office and Ordnance Survey share sell-offs 'could help cut debt'

One-Minute Read
Mon 22 Apr, AT 11:34

'We don’t believe government makes for a particularly good shareholder', says senior official

Watch out: Thundersnow is here to rock you, Britain

One-Minute Read
Tue 5 Feb, AT 14:39

Large parts of the UK hit by 'extremely rare' blend of blizzard and electrical storm

Fresh 'weather bomb' set to batter Britain

One-Minute Read
Mon 28 Jan, AT 11:36

Local hero, 63, saves life of six-month-old baby as forecasters warn of new floods