Observatoire météorologique du Mont Aigoual

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Observatoire météorologique du Mont Aigoual


This is the last weather station in the mountains in France. The Observatory stands at 1567 meters altitude and affords breathtaking views – you can actually see one-quarter of all of France – and overlooks an immense state forest rich with many species of trees.

Permanent exhibition
at the Météo-France Observatory is open all summer from 10am to 7pm: 700 m² of space to visit on own and discover meteorological science.
On the program: meet and talk with the forecasters. See photo exhibitions, videos, games and commentary accessible to all.

Forecasting workshops.
Throughout the summer, the weather site at the Observatory on Mont Aigoual proposes a 2 and 1/2hour forecasting workshop on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. The workshop is conducted by a technician from Météo-France. Visitors discover the behind the scenes work involved in forecasting, the techniques used and the traps to avoid.
• Understanding satellite imagery and radar, and digital forecasting maps
• Preparation of 24-hour weather bulletins for the Cevennes
As of 12 years old. Book ahead.

No charge for exhibitions, conferences and participation in events.
Reservations recommended for groups, and for events, workshops and conferences.

Météosite hours:
- May to September, every day 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm
- July and August, every day 10am to 7pm
- October to April, by reservation only and subject to safe access

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Mont Aigoual
L'Espérou
30570 VALLERAUGUE

Tel : +33 (0)4 67 42 59 83

E-mail : meteosite@aigoual.fr

Website : www.aigoual.fr/

OPEN

From 01  mai 2020 to 31  octobre 2020

EQUIPMENTS - SERVICES

COMFORT

Drinking water faucet

Toilettes pour handicapé

PAYMENT MEANS

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RECEPTION

Accès Handicapés

Animaux acceptés

Groupes acceptés

WE SPEAK

  • french
  • english
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