Whatever the Weather – A History of Weston Park Weather Station

Tuesday, 20th September 2022

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm

Weston Park Museum



Did you know that Weston Park Weather Station is one of the longest, continuously recording weather stations in the UK? This September, it will have been running for an astounding 140 years.

Find out more about this intriguing apparatus in a lunchtime talk from the Curator of Natural Sciences, Alistair McLean.

Discover the weather station’s origins and some of the fascinating people involved with running it. You will also learn about some of the meteorological events and extremes it’s recorded, and what this might tell us about climate change.

Weston Park Museum
Western Bank
S10 2TP