Sunday 20 May 2012

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Sunday 20 May 2012

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 May 20, 11:01

Sunday 20th May 2012:

Dry and cloudy overnight. Cloudy up to observation, dry.

Today's readings for the 24 hrs up to 09:00 GMT:

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 9.4°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 6.5°C
24-hour maximum = 9.4°C
24-hour minimum: 6.5°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 6.8°C
Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 10.3 mph NE
Rainfall total: tr. mm

Current Conditions:

8 Oktas: Stratocumulus.
Visibility: about 4 miles
Temperature: 9.4°C
Wind chill 9.4°C .
Humidity: 82.8%
Dew point 6.6°C

Wind Direction: Force 3 NE
Barometer 1013 mb steady.


Cloudy overnight with spells of rain through the early hours. Dawning cloudy with a few spots of rain through the morning. At observation, dull, damp and feeling cold in a moderate northerly wind. The low of 8.1c for the 24 hour period occurring now. The day remained overcast, with just the odd spit of drizzle. Cold for May, top temperature 9.4c.

May 2012 so far:

Mean temperature: 9.3c (-2.1c) of the local average)
Maximum temperature: 17.9 on the 10th
Minimum temperature: -0.1c on the 5th
Grass Minimum: -2.5c on the 6th
Rainfall = 33.7 mm
Wettest 24 hours = 12.6 mm on the 9th
Maximum wind gust: 26.5 mph WNW on the 11th.

2012 so far

Maximum temperature: 21.4c on the 28th March.
Minimum temperature: -8.9c on the 4th Feb
Grass Minimum: -11.2c on the 4th Feb
Rainfall = 283.1 mm
Wettest 24 hours, 17.2mm on the 4th Jan
Maximum wind gust: 48.6mph, NW 5th Jan
Paul Carfoot
Posts: 135
Joined: 2012 Feb 09, 07:27
Location: Stanton, Burton on Trent, Staffs UK.

Re: Sunday 20 May 2012

Postby Richard Hunt » 2012 May 20, 15:20

20 MAY 2012 --- 0840 UTC ---

Cloudy and dry.

Current Air Temp: 9.3c
Wind Chill Temp: 6.8c
Grass Minimum: 7.4c
Relative Humidity: 87%
Dewpoint: 7.2c
Barometric Pressure: 1013.8 mb
Pressure Trend: 0.0 mb/hr.
Cloud Cover: 8/8.
Wind Speed: 11 mph.
Wind Direction: N.
Maximum Gust: 26.5 mph.
Rainfall Today: 0.0mm.
Rainfall Last 24hrs: 4.1mm.
Rainfall This Month: 32.1mm.
Rainfall This Year: 282.2mm.
2012. Days with:-

Air Frost: 18
Ground Frost: 32
Snow Falling: 4
Snow Lying: 11
Sleet: 3
Ice Days: 0
Hail: 5
Thunder/Lightning: 1
Fog: 8
Gale: 3
Rain Day (>0.2mm): 29
Wet Day (>1.0mm): 34
COL Station: 25020.

Watson W-8681 AWS. Standard Stevenson Screen. Maximum and Minimum screen thermometers. Grass minimum thermometer.
5" Copper standard rain gauge. Roof mounted annemometer.
Richard Hunt
Posts: 374
Joined: 2012 Jan 27, 19:23
Location: Hornsea, East Yorkshire. 10m AMSL

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