The Met Office has said that none of the extreme seasonal weather is unprecedented but it's an unusual occurrence worth investigating.
The slow evolution of the Atlantic Ocean with its change in temperature affects the flow of the jet stream - and that's why we've had bad summers recently.
In a cycle of twenty years, there will be only some good summers amongst them.
Leading scientists and meteorologists have gathered at a Met Office summit to discuss the UK's unusual weather patterns in recent years.
Has summer finally arrived? It’ll feel like it this week as warm air is drawn up from the near continent. Airflow is bringing warmer air.
Don't expect any hard conclusions from today's brainstorming session. But there could be a significant shift in thinking over climate change