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



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A few more wet days this week kept us indoors although we did make one trip to the plot to harvest some fresh vegetables.At the end of another wet day Sue asked me if it was the wettest spell of weather that we'd had since installing my weather stati...

Friday morning has begun on a brighter note after a prolonged spell of rain through most of Thursday.Thursday's rainfall amounted to 29.2mm (1.15in) the most we've had in one day this year and it took over the record from 25 October, only a couple of...

Wednesday morning saw our first below zero (Celsius) temperature of the autumn as the early morning temperature fell to -0.4°C or 31.3°F.Temperature Records for 04-06 November 2019However, it's the amount of rain that keeps on falling that is preve...

October's Review

on Nov 2, 2019

There’s no doubt about it October has been a cold and wet month. It’s almost the coldest October we’ve had in the last 10 years. The only other October on a par with this one was in 2012 which although it was just as cold wasn’t anything like...

If I had any doubts about the ground being too wet to dig over, rain on Friday and Saturday has put an end to them. It began raining on Friday lunchtime and it continued unbroken until the middle of Saturday afternoon.Temperature & Rainfall Recor...

Drying Up A Bit!

on Oct 22, 2019

Tuesday morning's temperature was the lowest of this autumn as the temperature fell to 1.4°C or 34.5°F.Temperature Records 20-22 October 2019Daytime temperatures haven't been all that impressive either with Monday's reaching a high of 11.0°C or 51...

A Cold October So Far!

on Oct 16, 2019

Gardening activities have gone on hold due to the wet weather. In the last 24 days we've managed just 3 dry days and a rainfall total of 129.9mm (5.11in) or the best part of 3 months rainfall in a little over 3 weeks.The rainfall isn't the only thing...