- The Meteorological Museum
extraordinary scenic beauty with extreme weather conditions,
France and the Communauté
de communes of Aigoual are inviting you to this exhibition
; the meteorological museum and temporary exhibition space
in the Observatory.
The first part of the exhibition is an introduction to the
work of Météo France ; making observations,
forecasting and the science of climatology. The meteorologists
are available to talk about their work and answer your questions.
Many graphic displays and photographs, items of equipment
and a model explaining daily weather observation in 170 international
centres explain the techniques used by meteorologists.
You can also see clouds evolving through satellite pictures,
and discover the instruments in use, maps, climate statistics
and different meteorological phenomena.
The second part is devoted
to Mont Aigoual and its climate over the seasons. You will
be entranced by 800 images of Mont Aigoual in spring, summer,
autumn and winter, as well as the video and the big screen
slide presentation evoking living and working conditions at