41311 days

41311 days have elapsed since the Ben Nevis weather observatory shut at the end of September 1904.

And now there is a weather station at the summit again!

BBC article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-41918646

Listen to BBC radio piece: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05mhqj5

Short video and photos taken by mountain guide Ron Walker of the weather station installation

Lots more pictures & longer video, including the ruins of the old observatory: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1RshYT9bgUxHAbv7uS-nB4cKGh2tbgOJF

STV article: https://stv.tv/news/north/1401809-station-on-ben-nevis-records-weather-for-first-time-since-1904/

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2 thoughts on “41311 days

  1. Lucy Higgs November 13, 2017 / 3:37 am

    Will the data be publically available? If so where will it be accessed? Glad we finial have a working Obs station.:) Thanks

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