Green Lane Allotments Weather Diary

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Blog Tags:weather, gardening, data, charts, weather station, England, Wakefield
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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Wednesday marked the official end of winter, going out on a high note, with a lovely sunny and warm day and the highest temperature of the year reaching 20.3°C or 68.5°F.Temperature Record for 20 March 2019That made it the warmest day since 13 Octo...

Saturday was seriously wet and windy and although in the media this was put down to storm "Hannah" I don't think the storm was officially named by the Met Office. However, Saturday was our wettest day of the year with 14.6mm (0.57in) of rainfall but...

I think it's safe to say that we've had our windiest spell of March weather in the last 10 years. We did manage a visit to the plot during a calmer spell of weather to do some harvesting and check to see if any damage had been done.We'd escaped any s...

After two dry months to start off the year something had to give, and up to know we are waiting for our first rain free March day. Those lovely mild February days seem a long time ago, as we try to plan a trip to the allotment avoiding wet and windy...

I know we are only 7 days into March but it's already become the wettest month of the year as the total on Thursday afternoon notches up to 22.0mm or 0.87in.Temperature & Rainfall Records 05-07 March 2019After a lovely mild and dry February it's...

Winter Returns?

on Mar 4, 2019

The beginning of March sees the start of meteorological spring although with the collapse of the lovely mild weather to something more normal for the time of year it feels a bit like winter has returned. There's no doubt about it, February was a litt...

The rather unbelievable weather has continued with Wednesday producing another 10 year high temperature for February reaching 16.9°C or 62.4°F.Maximum & Minimum Temperatures for February 2019Amazingly only the first two days of the month have h...