This page contains links to weather forecasts and actual observations that should
allow you to decide if the weather will be suitable for visual observing tonight.
The data is biased towards the Croydon and North Surrey (England) area where most
of our members observe from. The data is divided into the sections shown below, some
references need a background in meteorology and there are links to sources of background
information. If you know of any other sources of relevant weather information please
send the details to our webmaster.
The postcode of The Kenley Observatory is CR8 5EP (for those sites that require a
Note - some of the times are in UTC (which approximates to GMT) which is one hour
behind clock time (BST) in the summer.
The panel below summarises the Kenley weather for the next few days - details of
how to interpret the symbols are on the links below. (Chart may take a few seconds
A guide to the symbols is available in PDF alternatively more detailed documentation
is available here. Details of twilight times, a quick guide to the symbols and the
time of the next update to the forecast can be found on the APanel site here.