Monday July 2nd

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Monday July 2nd

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 Jul 02, 11:13

Monday 02nd July 2012:

Cloudy overnight with a spell of light rain spreading from the west through the early hours. The day dawned overcast and damp with intermittent drizzle. At observation, light drizzle.

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

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 18.5°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 12.3°C
24-hour maximum 18.5°C
24-hour minimum: 12.3°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 11.6°C
Maximum wind gust: MPH (Midnight to Midnight) 21.8 SW
Rainfall total: 1.3 mm

Current Conditions:

8 Oktas: Stratus.
Visibility: about 4 miles.
Temperature: 14.2°C
Humidity: 95.5%
Dew point 13.5°C

Wind Direction: Force 4 SSE
Barometer 1013 mb steady.


Showery rain cleared around midnight and the sky cleared through the early hours to make for a fine and sunny start. Cloud increased through the morning to observation when there were just bright spells. The morning was cloudy, by early afternoon light showers broke out and continued until mid afternoon when a clearance arrived allowing sunny spells, very breezy. The evening turned cloudy once again.

June 2012:

Mean temperature: 13.9c (-0.4c) of the local average)
Maximum temperature: 21.1c on the 25th
Minimum temperature: 6.2c on the 4th
Grass Minimum: 5.1c on the 5th
Rainfall 154.7 mm
Wettest 24 hours 20.4 mm on the 28th
Maximum wind gust: 29.7 mph ENE on the 3rd.

2012 so far

Maximum temperature: 26.0c on the 24th May.
Minimum temperature: -8.9c on the 4th Feb
Grass Minimum: -11.2c on the 4th Feb
Rainfall = 440.3 mm
Wettest 24 hours, 20.4mm on the 28th June
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: Monday July 2nd

Postby Richard Hunt » 2012 Jul 02, 18:33

02 July 2012 --- 1540 UTC ---

Feeling cool, light rain.

Current Air Temp: 16.2°c
Grass Minimum: 10.2°c
Relative Humidity: 96%
Dewpoint: 15.6°c
Barometric Pressure: 1013.3 mb
Pressure Trend: -0.2 mb/hr.
Cloud Cover: 8/8.
Cloud Base: 262 Feet
Wind Speed: 12 Knots.
Wind Direction: SW.
Maximum Gust: 19 Knots.
Visibility: Moderate.
Rainfall Today: 1.8mm.
Maximum Rain Rate: 1.2mm/hr at 1504 UTC.
Rainfall Last 24hrs: 0.0mm.
Rainfall This Month: 0.0mm.
Rainfall This Year: 364.4mm.
2012. Days with:-

Air Frost: 18
Ground Frost: 32
Snow Falling: 4
Snow Lying: 11
Sleet: 3
Ice Days: 0
Hail: 6
Thunder/Lightning: 7
Fog: 11
Gale: 3
Rain Day (>0.2mm): 34
Wet Day (>1.0mm): 47
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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