To be a World Class provider of Weather and Climate services for safety and sustainable National Socio-Economic Development.
To observe Nigerian Weather and Climate and provide Meteorological, Hydrological and Oceanographic Services in support of National Needs and International Obligations.
These services are applied to issues of:
- Human and Environmental sustainability
- Policy development
- Safe operations of air, land and marine transportation
- Agricultural production, tourism, health, defense, education, sports construction etc
- Monitoring, management and mitigation of natural disasters Corporative interaction within the framework of global practice in the science of meteorology.