Temperature

Secrets of a Summer Scorcher

Kirsty McCabe | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Tech
Kirsty McCabe

We had some pretty decent weather in July 2014, making it the 8th warmest July in our national records, and it was also sunnier than average. It might not have been as warm as last July (3rd warmest) or indeed July 2006 (1st), but it's interesting to note that this July was the eighth month in a row with warmer than average temperatures for the UK. Will this warmer weather last for August, and could we get another scorcher?

It's Soooo Cold Today - Which Disproves Climate Change Yeah? Actually, No

Xavier Toby | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

So it's hot/cold today isn't? Which proves nothing about climate change, and certainly doesn't mean that it's okay to continue doing nothing about it.

Leaving Employees in the Cold

Monica Parker | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Monica Parker

A Cornell study found the optimum temperature for productivity was approximately 25°C. But someone - Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg included it seems - always persists in the belief that "the cold keeps you awake!" Awake maybe, but shivering with mukluks on doesn't seem to say "high performance office" to me.

Bring Your Brolly! Britain Braced For Rain (And Then More Snow)

Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

Brrr! Britain's certainly been cold over the weekend with snow falling across the country. But temperatures are set to pick up before Wednesday, wi...

More Good Weather On The Way For Sun-Starved Brits

PA | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

Britain is set to bask in more sunshine and high temperatures in the coming days as the London 2012 Olympic countdown reaches its climax. The UK en...

Here Comes The Sun..

PA | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

Sun worshippers will finally be able to strip off their winter woollies and bask in some rays after weeks of grey skies and rain. Summer will arriv...

Wet Start To The Weekend But Bank Holiday Won't Be A Washout

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

Persistant rain has left Brits beleaguered this week as April showers continued into May, but the bank holiday promises to be drier despite forecaster...

PICTURES:'Tornado' Clouds Predicted Amid April Showers

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.04.2012 | UK

Heavy rain and gusts of winds accompanied by turbulent funnel clouds that look strikingly similar to tornadoes, could hit Britain over the coming days...

That's Your Lot: Snow On The Way

PA | Posted 29.03.2012 | UK

Britons enjoying the current spell of unseasonably warm weather are warned they could face snow after the weekend. A cold front could sweep the cou...

PICTURES: Spring Temperatures Reach New Highs

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

Britons are basking in sunshine after another day of unseasonably warm weather. Spring temperatures reached new highs on Monday, with yesterday pr...

PICTURES: 'Lethal Cocktail' Of Snow And Freezing Rain On Britain's Roads

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 09.02.2012 | UK

Weather conditions are worsening across the UK as forecasters warn of a “lethal cocktail” of freezing rain followed by snow on Britain’s roads. ...

PICTURES: Freezing Fog Forecast As Winds Sweep In From Siberia

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK

Britain's big freeze shows little sign of relenting with sub-zero temperatures set to bring more misery to commuters up and down the country in the co...

Sub-Zero Temperatures Could Cause Snow Chaos In Britain

PA | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK

Parts of Britain have been placed on amber alert today as the country lies in wait for widespread snow. The Met Office's severe weather warning, at...

We're Walkin' On Sunshine! UK Has Second Warmest Year On Record

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

The past year has been the second warmest on record for the UK, the Met Office said on Friday. It said provisional figures show that only 2006, wit...