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Every morning, meteorological data are collected from a point close to the centre of the Chelsea Physic Garden. The following tables represent data from 2012-2013. See Annual Weather Records for the previous 10 years for comparison.
|May||reading n/a||reading n/a||4.07||39.70|
(n/a 13 days)
(n/a 8 days)
In addition to this, we have two nitrogen dioxide (NO2) diffusion tubes situated in the garden as a part of the borough-wide air quality survey. One of these is in the centre of the garden, the other is by the Chelsea Embankment gate. For more information on this survey, please visit www.rbkc.gov.uk/environmentalservices/airquality/monitoring.asp
- For general information about UK weather, try the www.metoffice.gov.uk.
- For a history of temperature recording, including the origin of the Stevenson Screen, see www.capgo.com/Resources/InterestStories/TempHistory/TempHistory.html
- A glossary of meterological terms can be found at:
- Dundee Satellite Receiving Station, Dundee University, UK, maintains an up-to-date archive of images from NOAA, SeaStar, Terra and Aqua polar orbiting satellites. Many unusul images are available here and registration is free: www.sat.Dundee.ac.uk