Extreme Weather

A series of downloadable lesson plans and teacher’s notes prepared on extreme weather for A level geography. See how they fit into the A level specifications.

Produced by Rob Pugh

Work scheme on extreme weather


Note! The link to some resources on the Met Office website no longer works. We have downloaded archived versions of these pages which can be found here:

  • 1953 East Coast Floods and more.
  • 2003 Heatwave and more.
  • 1946-1947 Winter, 1962-1963 Winter and more on the winters of 1947 and 1963.
  • The hot Summer of 1976.
  • The record breaking depression of 1986.
  • The Burns Day Storm of 1990.
  • The 1987 Storm and more.
  • The 2000 Floods.

    More recent UK extreme weather information can be found on the Met Office website and here.