London Weather Centre rain gauge, 1959

London Weather Centre rain gauge, 1959

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Credit: BRITISH CROWN COPYRIGHT, THE MET OFFICE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: London Weather Centre rain gauge. Met Office scientific assistant checking a rain gauge on the roof of the London Weather Centre, Princes House, Kingsway, London. In the background is a radar scanner which provides information on cloud and rain formations. The Met Office is the UK's national weather monitoring and forecasting service. Its London Weather Centre was founded and located here from 1959 to 1965. Photographed in September 1959.

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