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COPLEY MET OFFICE SITE manual readings 17hr 18th October, Wind SSE 4 knots (force 2) gusting 6 knots. Visibility 5 miles, broken clouds, haze. Temperature 10°C Humidity 85% Wind chill -°C** Barometer (adjusted to sea level) 1012mb falling. Maximum today 10.3°C Last night's minimum 3.5°C Grass minimum -2.0°C 30cm earth 12.0°C Past 24 hours' precipitation 0.0mm Sun today 1.0hr Highest gust today 8 knots (9mph) (**Only recorded if air temperature is below 10°C)

Copley Lead Mill site (09hr 18th October):- Max 11.2°C, min 2.4°C, 30cm earth 11.5°COct. so far, M.max 14.0°C M.min 8.1°C Mean 11.1°C (+2.9C) (Sited with kind permission of Raby Estates)

Oct. so far :- M.max 14.2°C M.min 8.2°C Mean 11.2°C (+2.6C) rain 18.7mm (20%) sun 53.2hr (54%) wind WSW 13.0 knots (+4.0 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.