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What we do

As well as our public weather services remit we have a variety of international and political responsibilities.

Public Weather Service                 

Weather information and severe weather warnings helping the UK government, businesses, emergency responders and public to make informed decisions.

International role

We work with organisations around the world providing vital services; advancing global understanding through research, and participating in collaborations.


We provide objective and impartial information to parliamentarians and their offices, across the UK and within the European Union.

Working with other organisations

The Met Office works in partnership with a wide variety of organisations in the UK and around the world.

Informatics lab

The Met Office Informatics Lab combines the skill of scientists, software engineers, and designers to create new things.