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COPLEY MET OFFICE SITE manual readings 17hr 27th April, Wind NW 11 knots (force 4) gusting 20 knots. Visibility >10 miles, broken clouds, showers. Temperature 11°C Humidity 60% Wind chill 9°C Barometer (adjusted to sea level) 1015mb steady. Maximum today 11.7°C Last night's minimum 1.7°C Grass minimum -1.0°C 30cm earth 8.9°C Past 24 hours' precipitation 0.2mm Sun today 1.1hr Highest gust today 26 knots (30mph)

Copley Lead Mill site (09hr 27th April):- Max 7.4°C, min -0.2°C, 30cm earth 8.6°CApril so far, M.max 12.0°C M.min 2.1°C Mean 7.1°C (+0.5C) (Sited with kind permission of Raby Estates)

April so far :- M.max 11.6°C M.min 2.9°C Mean 7.2°C (+0.6C) rain 14.5mm (23%) sun 177.1hr (104%) wind WNW 10.1 knots (+1.1 knots)

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*Copley is one of the few remaining manned Met Office stations. Observations are made usually at 09GMTand17GMT. During active weather, additional observations could be made. The automatic sensors download every second of every day, technology permitting, and are very useful on this website as the manual observations, although more accurate, soon become dated.

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COPLEY CLIMATOLOGICAL STATION altitude 253metres(830feet) Met. Office manned observing site.