Wettest Days 2/3/4 day period

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Wettest Days 2/3/4 day period

Post by Admin1 » Thu Oct 27, 2011 11:16 am

Confirmed that Seathwaite holds the records for the wettest 2/3 and 4 day period.

UK rainfall records for consecutive rainfall days (0900-0900 GMT)
Highest 2-day total 395.6 mm 18 to 19 November 2009 Seathwaite (Cumbria)
Highest 3-day total 456.4 mm 17 to 19 November 2009 Seathwaite (Cumbria)
Highest 4-day total 495.0 mm 16 to 19 November 2009 Seathwaite (Cumbria)

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Re: Wettest Days 2/3/4 day period

Post by Paul C » Fri Nov 25, 2011 6:28 pm

I can now add the following for our records. ( All November 2009)

2 consec rainfall days: 395.6mm (previous known record 315mm) 18-19th November 2009
3 consec rainfall days: 456.4mm (previous known record 394mm) 17-19th
4 consec rainfall days: 495.0mm (previous known record 422mm) 16-19th
5 consec rainfall days: 505.0mm (previous known record 455mm) 15-19th
6 consec rainfall days: 563.2mm (previous known record 486mm) 17-22th
7 consec rainfall days: 601.8mm (previous known record 505mm) 16-22th
8 consec rainfall days: 644.8mm 17-24th
9 consec rainfall days: 683.4mm 16-24th
10 consec rainfall days: 696.2mm 16-25th
14 consec rainfall days: 792.0mm 12-25th
15 consec rainfall days: 800.4mm 11-25th

Source Philip Edenhttp://www.bramptonweather.co.uk/data/S ... ecords.pdf

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Re: Wettest Days 2/3/4 day period

Post by Paul C » Wed Dec 30, 2015 8:17 pm

Thirlmere now holds the 48hr record 0900-0900 4th-5th December 2015
405.0mm

Source Met office. http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weat ... teExtremes

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