Graphs for February 2008

Pressure was high and stable for several weeks resulting in dry sunny weather with little wind during the day but cold clear nights. It all came to an end on the 22nd when a spell of wet and windy weather came through..

Minimum Temperature this month -4.1 deg C Maximum temperature 16.9 deg C. Temperatures peaked around 2pm then could drop by 12 degrees before midnight. The coldest temperatures are nearly always about half an hour before dawn.

Had several windy days with gusts in excess of 35mph. The maximum speed recorded in the history file was 41.1mph on the 29th. This was however exceeded on the 3rd by a gust of 55.6mph which was recorded by the weatherstation but not saved in the history file as it didn't coincide with a 'data saving' period.

total rainfall of 3.96 inches this month. for 12 days during the middle of the month there was no rain at all recorded. The readings of 0.02" are in fact dew.

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