So you think you know about weather? Have a go at our weather quiz and see how you do. No prizes, just kudos.
#1. Which year had the coldest Christmas Day in the UK?
#2. In what year did weather observations start at Durham Observatory?
#3. Where were the most fatalities (8) in a UK avalanche?
Ben Nevis, Scotland
Scafell Pike, Lake District
Lewes, East Sussex
#4. The June sunshine record of 382 hrs was recorded where in 1925?
#5. What is generally regarded as the coldest village in The World?
#6. What is Graupel?
A German name for heavy frost
A kind of Swiss Cheese
#7. What does a Pluviometer measure?
#8. How many British sea areas are featured in the Shipping Forecast
#9. The 10 minute rainfall record is held by Carlton-In-Cleveland on 10th August 2003. How much rain fell?
#10. The highest Atmospheric Pressure in the UK of 1054.7mb was recorded where?