Love to gas about the weather or have a little moan about the recent downpour delaying your commute? You’re not alone. We recently conducted a survey to find out how much the British public discuss the weather, sink your teeth into some of these highly interesting stats below:
Talking on Sunshine
The average Brit spends 3 months of their lives talking about the weather.
Ice, Ice, Breaker
Weather is Britain’s favourite Ice Breaker, with 42% of Brits admitting they turn to this topic when meeting a stranger for the first time.
Why Does it Always Rain on Me?
British weather is the most complained about topic in the UK, beating British transport, work or your significant other.
London Bridge is Pouring Down
Londoners are most interested in the weather, beating Wales, Scotland and Ireland.
Better the Weather You Know
Turns out there are many ways for us Brits to check the weather (note:this usually takes place before making any excursions – better to be safe than soggy!)
60% – Online
55% – TV
36% – Phone App
30% – Looking Outside
17% – Radio
Download the PDF here.