The Met Office carries out a broad range of research which underpins all our products and services. From weather and ocean forecasting to climate prediction, our research and development team are at the forefront of scientific research.

Last updated: 29 July 2014

Featured image: Observed (left) and simulated (right) satellite imagery over UK during an Atlantic storm.

The science behind the Met Office
Andy Brown, Director of Science, explains the science behind the Met Office and why it is so important.

Peer-reviewed publications

A list of all peer-reviewed scientific journal articles written by Met Office scientists is available from our library catalogue.

Technical reports and notes