Green Lane Allotments Weather Diary

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Country:United Kingdom
Location:West Yorkshire

Weather information gathered from a weather station in our garden and how the weather affect our gardening activities and our plants



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It took the official start of autumn to bring our long spell of consecutive rain days to an end.Temperature & Rainfall Details 29 August - 22 September 2017Thursday was our first rain free day this month although in truth it wasn't much of a day.

The cool and unsettled start to September continues. We've still not had a dry day this month. I've checked through my records for the last 7 years and can't find another occurrence of this happening. The closest I've been able to find is December 20...

Wet Start To September

on Sep 16, 2017

September's got off to a very bad start. It's started off cool for early September with only 2015 colder since I started keeping records 8 years ago. It's also been a wet start to the month. I've not been through my records to check but it's certainl...

Aileen Blows Through

on Sep 13, 2017

The first low pressure system of the autumn and winter was given the name Aileen. She made her presence felt overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning. She didn't bring much rain but did bring a strong to gale force wind.Temperature & High Wind Sp...

I often think the meteorological change on 01 September from summer to autumn is a little bit premature, after all proper summer carries on until the 21 September doesn't it? Well not this year the start of September has seen the start of autumn with...

The first couple of days of September were pretty good but since then the weather's taken a turn for the worse. We haven't managed a completely dry day yet this month.Temperature and Rainfall Records 01-09 September 2017By the middle of Saturday morn...

Sunday was a cool cloudy day and it didn't tempt us to visit the plot. I decided to sort out and bag up the Winston potatoes, I'd lifted on Saturday,  for winter storage The potatoes had been left to dry off on Sunday morning and the first...