Weather Photographer

  • After the Rain

    by Anne Brown

  • Lightning

    by Warner

  • We are not Worthy

    by Camelia Czuchnick

RMetS logo (small)The Royal Meteorological Society and the Royal Photographic Society announced the winners of the 2016 Weather Photographer of the Year on 10 September at the RMetS's Amateur Meteorological Conference in Reading. 

You can view all the submitted images, the finalists on the competition website.

This year the selectors were: BBC weatherman Peter Gibbs; Matt Clark, the editor of the RMetS Weather magazine; photographer Tim Rudman FRPS; the Chief Executive of the Royal Meteorological Society Professor Liz Bentley; and the Royal Photographic Society's Chief Executive Dr Michael Pritchard FRPS. 

Following the Reading launch the exhibition will be shown at the following venues: 

Manchester: Into the Blue, 25th–29th October 2016

Hull: Hymers College, Hull City of Culture 2017, 7th–18th November 2016

Keep checking back to see details of further venues as they are announced. If you cannot get to an exhibition you can buy a calendar which shows selected images from the RMetS shop here

We'll be announcing details of the 2017 competition early in the new year. 

If you are interested in showing the exhibition, sponsoring the 2017 competition or are press and want to publish images from the competition please email:

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