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COPLEY MET OFFICE SITE manual readings 09hr 17th August, Wind WSW 11 knots (force 4) gusting 16 knots. Visibility >10 miles, few clouds. Temperature 17°C Humidity 78% Wind chill 15°C Barometer (adjusted to sea level) 1006mb steady. Maximum today 17.0°C Last night's minimum 12.1°C Grass minimum 11.8°C 30cm earth 15.1°C Past 24 hours' precipitation 4.5mm Sun today 2.2hr Highest gust today 22 knots (25mph)

Copley Lead Mill site (09hr 17th August):- Max 19.0°C, min 12.3°C, 30cm earth 15.1°CAug so far, M.max 17.5°C M.min 9.2°C Mean 13.3°C (-0.6C) (Sited with kind permission of Raby Estates)

Aug so far :- M.max 17.2°C M.min 9.4°C Mean 13.3°C (-0.9C) rain 48.7mm (70%) sun 100.0hr (64%) wind SW 8.7 knots (+0.9 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.