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The Met Office is the UK's National Weather Service.
We have a long history of weather forecasting and have been working in the area of climate change for more than two decades.
We are a Trading Fund within the Ministry of Defence, operating on a commercial basis under set targets. Our targets are verified and publicised in this section.
We employ more than 1,800 people around the world.
Timeline of interesting events in our history, from 1854 to the present day.
Find out more about the accuracy of our forecasts, how they're measured and how we perform globally.
We're committed to meeting our objectives in a sustainable way and acting in a positive manner in our dealings with our staff, customers, suppliers and the wider community.
Helping UK society, international development and the environment.
We are a Trading Fund of the Ministry of Defence. Find out how we are run, who owns us, and details on the Met Office Board and our Executive.
You can access our Customer Centre, any time of the day or night, by phone, fax or email. Trained staff will help you find the information you need.