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What it is about?
Weather information from the weather stations in the UK from the past 150+ years
What can you use it for?
- If you are interested about the general trends of the weather in the UK
- If you are interested about the weather of a certain part of the UK.
- If you want to draw your own conclusion about climate changes.
What are the exact data sources used?
- Separate downloads (27) of station data from https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/research/climate/maps-and-data/historic-station-data#?tab=climateHistoric
- Manually collecting the station location and Open and Close year information from the map in the same site into an excel file
How were these sources modified?
- Separate station data was appended together and joined up with the station information.