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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It's the end of the first week of lockdown. The weather at the start of the lockdown was really good. It was the first time since the end of September that we'd had anything like a decent day's weather as the temperature soared to a little over 19°C...

Tuesday was our first day of UK lockdown. We expected it was coming as the request made on Friday for responsible social distancing was in many quarters simply ignored as over the weekend many tourist attractions saw crowds more associated with a Ban...

To Sow Or Not To Sow

on Mar 16, 2020

It's about time I'd normally be starting to get some seeds sown but I'm not sure that would be such a great idea at the moment. Although the weather has been a bit better over the last few days, we've had a little less rain at least, the allotment is...

The last week has seen a bit of an improvement in the weather or at least it's fair to say we haven't had as much rain. That's not to say it's been dry but the rain arrived as showers rather than prolonged spells. Temperature & Rainfall Reco...

It's funny how the weather likes to play tricks on us. We've had only a few frosts through winter and even then they haven't been all that cold. We're now in the first week of meteorological spring and what do we get the coldest night since last Nove...

If you've followed my blog post through February you will be well aware that it's been an extremely wet and windy month. I've now finalised the rainfall figures and wind speeds records for the month. It's turned out to be both the wettest month and w...

Just for a change this month Friday turned out to be another wet day. During the course of today's rain, this year's February total surpassed four times our 10 year average for the month of February.  February 2020 Rainfall RecordI'd have t...