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State of the UK Climate

The State of the UK Climate report is an annual publication which provides an accessible, authoritative and up-to-date assessment of UK climate trends, variations and extremes based on the latest available climate quality observational datasets.

The 2017 report is for the first time being published as a special issue of the International Journal of Climatology, which is the Royal Meteorological Society journal of climate science

Update November 2018: A supplementary report looking at a number of indices of climate extremes is now available.

Latest report 

State of the UK Climate 2017

NEW: State of the UK Climate 2017 Extremes Supplement


Previous reports

State of the UK Climate 2016 Published online 27 July 2017 and updated 1 August 2017

State of the UK Climate 2016: Phenology supplement Published online 1 September 2017

State of the UK climate 2015 Published online 25 July 2016

State of the UK climate 2014 Published online 23 September 2015

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