Green Lane Allotments Weather Diary

Blog URL:http://ossettweather.blogspot.com/
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



Latest Blog Posts



Forecast of a Frost!

on May 16, 2018

I've noticed that some pretty cold temperatures are forecast for the next couple of nights.Weather Forecast from www.netweather.tvWith such a topsy turvy spring I wouldn't be at all surprised if we get a late frost to add to the mixture.I'll try to t...

The weather has been pretty good over the last few days and if the forecast is correct it’s going to stay like it for the next week or so. However, as you know I’m a gardener so it’s unlike me to be happy about the weather and now is no excepti...

Courgette Problems

on May 11, 2018

The forecast was for some overnight rain Wednesday night into Thursday morning but it didn't happen. We had a few spots of rain late on Wednesday night but not enough to trouble the rain gauge. Thursday was quite sunny and very pleasant with temperat...

A May Record Breaker

on May 8, 2018

It all seems very odd that after such a cold start to spring we've had a second record breaking hot day. On 19 April we had a record breaking April high temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and yesterday Bank Holiday Monday 07 May we reached the same tem...

The weekend's weather was lovely for early May and it looks like it's going to continue on through Bank Holiday Monday.The weather steadily improved through the week. We're playing catch up at both the allotment and in the garden and it's made of wha...

After a much delayed start to the gardening year a sense of normality is beginning to return. After a dull morning and early afternoon Friday eventually turned into a very pleasant day.On the plot our first potatoes are through. Our Casablanca potato...

We're now starting what promises to be a spell of warmer and drier weather. We've started playing catch-up at the allotment getting beds dug over. However, not all this year's seed sowing has gone to plan. On the 22 April I sowed a batch of seeds whi...