About Membership

Anyone interested or involved in meteorology, climate or related sciences can join the Royal Meteorological Society.

Our worldwide membership is made up of professionals, academics, students, teachers, enthusiasts and observers. 

New members will receive a membership pack, a monthly Weather magazine, and a monthly email newsletter featuring event invitations.  As a member you can also take advantage of gaining online access to all of the Society journals for only an additional £10 per year. (Note, if you choose to receive Weather online-only Fellows and Members will receive a 20% discount).

Members are entitled to stand for election to the Society’s Council and Committees.  Members often volunteer to help run Local Centres, sit on Committees or participate in a wide-range of weather and climate projects.

The high number and achievements of our membership give us influence in science and policy arenas.

Your membership fees help to fund our charitable activities in science and education, and supports member services. 

People seeking to join the Society as a Member, who are already members of the American Meteorological Society, Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, Institute of Physics or Royal Photographic Society are entitled to a 25% discount. 

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Types of membership

Fellow  £88.00
For those who make substantial contributions to meteorology and related sciences, whether as an observer, amateur enthusiast, academic, teacher, professional, business person, innovator or Society volunteer. 

Member £84.00
For anyone with an interest in meteorology who wishes to support the objectives and goals of the Society.

Student £42.00
For full-time students of meteorology and related subjects, of any age, up until three years after you cease to be a registered student.

Corporate from £500
Be part of a progressive Society and join other organisations committed to supporting meteorology as a science, profession and interest, and inspiring the next generation of meteorologists.

Please note: Memberships run from 1st January to 31st December.