May 2020

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May 2020

Post by Paul C » Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:03 pm

May 2020 - Another month and another record for rainfall as this may will be the driest May on record with just 12.1mm or 18.3% of normal. Sunshine was also very high but just missed a new record by 2hrs. Mean temperatures were above normal.

Mean Max 16.5c( +1.2)
Mean Min 6.8c (+0.1)
Mean 11.6c (+0.6)

Highest Max 26.4c - 29th
Lowest Max 8.3c - 10th
Lowest Min 0.1c - 11th
Highest Min 13.8c - 29th
Grass Min -5.5c - 14th

Rainfall Total 12.1mm or 18.3%
Wettest Day 6.3mm 18th
days with 0.2mm> - 6
Days with 1.0mm> - 1
Days with 5.0mm> - 0

Max Gust 45mph 2nd
Mean Wind Speed 7mph
Dominant Wind Direction NW 9 Days

Sunshine Total 242.7hrs or 132%
Sunniest Day 15.1hrs 29th
days with no sun - 3

Pressure Mean at 0900hrs 1021mb
High 1038.2mb 27th
Low 995mb - 1st

No Thunder, hail, fog, snow gale etc

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Re: May 2020

Post by wmb » Wed Jun 03, 2020 6:12 pm

Mean max 16.5c +0.2
Mean min 4.1 +0.0
Mean 11.6 +0.1c
Rainfall 28.4 49%

Near normal tempeatures, but very dry. Second driest I have recorded (since 1995).

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