National Meteorological Archive

Great Moor House

The National Meteorological Archive offers a range of services. It is open to everyone, but visits must be arranged by appointment.

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.

Last updated: 5 October 2015