British Library Sound Archive: Weather

London, 02.07.19

From gentle rain falling over Australia’s Iron Range to a gale whipping up the English Channel, this selection of field recordings brings together the sounds of weather from all over the world.

Tracklist

  • Jez Riley French
    Dawn Chorus With Rain Under Tin Shed Roof (Recorded In Uppsala, Sweden On 11 May 2012)
  • Simon Elliott
    Creaking Tree In Gale (Recorded In Northumberland, England On 27 December 2003)
  • Phil Riddett
    Footsteps In Snow (Recorded In Kent, England On 2 February 2009)
  • Peter Toll
    Metal Fence In Wind And Snow (Recorded In Norfolk, England On 11 March 2013)
  • Richard Beard
    Hailstorm (Recorded In London, England On 12 April 2012)
  • Simon Elliott
    Wind Whistling Through Door (Recorded On The Isle Of Mull, Scotland On 23 February 2001)
  • Tony Baylis
    Rain Over The Iron Range (Recorded In Queensland, Australia On 24 November 2005)
  • Richard Beard
    Sea In A Gale (Recorded On The Isle Of Wight, England On 18 December 2014)
  • Richard Beard
    Wind In Yacht Rigging (Recorded In Strathclyde, Scotland On 13 September 2007)
  • Tony Baylis
    Zambian Atmosphere With Rain And Distant Thunder (Recorded In Kafue National Park, Zambia On 15 October 1994)
  • Richard Margoschis
    Crows And Wind (Recorded In Gloucestershire, England On 7 December 1974)
  • Richard Ranft
    Heavy Rainfall On Leaves And In Puddles (Recorded In Madre De Dios, Peru On 28 September 1985)
  • Simon Elliott
    Thunderstorm (Recorded In Tyne And Wear, England On 5 August 2012)
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