Talk: Whatever the Weather – A History of Weston Park Weather Station

Talk: Whatever the Weather – A History of Weston Park Weather Station

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Weston Park Museum

Western Bank

Sheffield

S10 2TP

United Kingdom

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Did you know that Weston Park Weather Station is one of the longest, continuously recording weather stations in the UK?

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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 free lunchtime talk from Weston Park Museum's 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.

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