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Posted: Mon Jan 01, 2018 12:02 pm
Please add your yearly reports here please
Posted: Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:18 pm
2017 was a generally mild year with a disappointing summer, although the start of the year was warmer and drier. It was the 6th wettest year I have recorded since 1987 with a total of 1070mm.
From January to May (except March) a drier than average period which started in October 2016 continued. January, April and May were much drier than average. It was also warmer than average in February, March and May.
June to September brought cooler than average and very wet weather. The summer months (June, July and August) were all much wetter than normal with a total rainfall of 390mm, the second wettest summer I have recorded since 1987 (wettest was 2012). September was also very wet.
The last three months had average rainfall and although October was quite mild, December was cooler than average.
Anne (edited to add total rainfall ... ooops!)
Posted: Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:46 pm
warmer than average first half, cold than average second half - 2nd wettest year behind 2012.
Mean Max 12.6c (0.0c)
Mean Min 6.4c (+0.7c)
Mean 9.5c (+0.3c)
Rainfall 1405.9mm (129%)
Days rain >1mm 182
Average Wind Speed 6.5mph
Sunshine 1114hours (77%)
Posted: Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:28 pm
Mean max 13.4c +0.2c
Mean min 7.5c +1.1c
Mean 10.4c +0.6c
Rain 977.2mm 94%
Posted: Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:56 pm
Above average temps and rather wet.
Mean Max 13.5 (+0.2)
Mean Min 6.3c (+0.7)
Mean 9.9c (+0.5)
Highest Max 27.9c 26/5
Highest Min 16.4c 23/8
Lowest Min -7.5c 11/12
Lowest Max -1.5c 11/12
Grass Min -12.8c 11/12
Total 996.9mm 107%
Wettest day 57.5mm 22/11
Wettest month June 144.1mm
Sleet/snow 8 (no lying days)
Posted: Tue Jan 02, 2018 8:27 pm
Mean Max 12.6c (-0.1c)
Mean Min 6.6c (+0.7c)
Mean 9.6c (+0.3c)
Rainfall 1054.5mm or 109.5%
Wettest Day 40.1mm 22/11/17
Sunshine 1116.4hrs or 92.3%
Sunniest Day 15.6hrs 18/7/17
Days with no sun 89days
Highest temperature 27.2c 25/5/17
Lowest Maximum -1.0c 10th and 11th December
Low Min -7.2c 11/12/17
High Min 16.1c 26/5/17
Grass Min -9.3c
High 1037.6 19/1/17
Low 976.4 22/2/17
Max Gust 53mph 10/1/17
Average Wind Speed 7.9mph
Wind Run 60080.4NM
127 dry days
Max Rainfall rate 74.8mm pr/hr 17/8/17
Air Frosts 37
Grass Frosts 97
Snow - awful
3 days with lying snow at 0900hrs, max depth less than 1cm
15 days with sleet or snow falling
Posted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 7:50 pm
Posted: Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:07 pm
Different approach to the years weather
Posted: Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:27 am
That's a really neat summary, Paul. Easy to understand, even for non weather enthusiasts. Think I might try something similar. What program did you use to design the layout?
Posted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:14 pm
Anne wrote:That's a really neat summary, Paul. Easy to understand, even for non weather enthusiasts. Think I might try something similar. What program did you use to design the layout?
Sorry the delay - its created in "Word"
I can send the template to you, then you can mess around with the colours and text if you wish