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Latest Observations

COPLEY MET OFFICE SITE manual readings 18hr 17th November, Wind W 23 knots (force 6) gusting 30 knots. Visibility >10 miles, few clouds. Temperature 3°C Humidity 85% (Wind chill -2°C, low today -3°C**) Barometer (adjusted to sea level) 1023mb falling. Maximum today 6.9°C Last night's minimum -0.4°C Grass minimum -5.1°C 30cm earth 7.5°C Past 24 hours' precipitation 0.0mm Sun today 3.1hr Highest gust today 30 knots (35mph) (**Only recorded if air temperature is below 10°C)

Copley Lead Mill site (09hr 17th November):- Max 7.6°C, min -2.1°C, 30cm earth 6.9°CNov. so far, M.max 8.8°C M.min 1.4°C Mean 5.1°C (+0.2C) (Sited with kind permission of Raby Estates)

Nov. so far :- M.max 9.1°C M.min 2.3°C Mean 5.7°C (+0.5C) rain 5.0mm (6%) sun 59.0hr (81%) wind W 9.6 knots (-1.3 knots)

(*Click here for the current automated readings and a brief computer 12 hour forecast)

*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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2017 so far (day 321), Copley Village, snow days 33, frost days 114

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