The Vista, Firefox and iGoogle gadgets have been retired. The datafeeds to the gadgets have been switched off. The gadgets have been replaced by the new Desktop Widget which is compatible with Windows and Mac OS X. Find out about:
Gadgets are a category of mini-application designed to provide information, useful lookup, or enhance an application or service on your PC. The Met Office has developed weather gadgets for Windows Vista, Mozilla Firefox and iGoogle.
Weather gadget for Windows Vista
The Windows Vista gadget is accessed via the Vista sidebar. The latest weather report is shown at first, more information can be scrolled through on flyouts.
Weather gadget for Mozilla Firefox
On Mozilla Firefox, the information is presented in a sidebar and you can choose which elements to show and hide.
Weather gadget for iGoogle
Get the latest weather information on your iGoogle home page with the Met Office iGoogle gadget.
Met Office weather gadgets is a free service offered by Met Office for personal and non-commercial use only.
Invent showcases some of our future plans for presenting the weather on the web.
Regional warning and alert feeds
Severe weather warnings