National Meteorological Archive

NOTICE: In order to protect both our staff and visitors we have taken the decision to temporarily close the National Meteorological Library & Archive until further notice.  We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause.

The archive collection includes: 

  • Daily weather reports for the UK, from 3 September 1860 to the present.

  • Private weather diaries dating back to early 18th century.

  • Marine weather logbooks including records from historic voyages. 

  • The original Beaufort Scale.