Weather KS2 Geography. Understand the weather forecast, use the free to use link to Smashin' Weather Matchin' to find out about weather symbols.
Climate Zones Video
The weather changes in different parts of the world. Where there are similar weather patterns this is known as a climate. At the top of the Earth there is an arctic climate and some of the coldest temperatures in the world are found here.
Shape It Up Interactive
Decide what has changed the shape of the landscape, wind, water, volcano or glacier and how long it has taken for the change to happen.
A selection of weather images
Weather Conditions In Scotland Video
Dumfries and Galloway in the west of Scotland receives much more rainfall than the Scottish Borders in the east. Weather conditions in Scotland are mostly brought by winds blowing in from the Atlantic to the west. These winds carry water vapour. When the winds blow over mountains, the vapour turns to rain.
Weather Forecast Interactive
Choose a map and add labels to make your own forecast.
Weekly Weather Recordings Video
The 'Weather Watchers' in Cumbria keep a weekly record of various aspects of the weather. They use a thermometer to measure the air temperature, an anemometer to measure the wind speed, a weather vane and compass to work out the direction of the wind, and a rain gauge to measure rainfall.