As we are meteorologically speaking, now in the season of summer, let us look back at spring 2012. On reflection, do you feel it was a pleasant one, weather wise for the United Kingdom? As ever, courtesy of my Davis weather station, I can add some meat to the bones to my previous question. Spring … Continue reading A traditional UK spring season, but with a twist
Looking at the above question, "How strong is the sun in November?", "How exactly would we, or even can we answer that question?" It's an interesting topic for sure and folk in the weather forums have commented, even in recent weeks, that it's been t-shirt weather. Also, some made comments such as, it's warm enough to sit … Continue reading How strong is the sun in November?
Locally, the Air Frosts never came, however, the temperature still bottomed out at 1.1c early on Thursday morning. So, with the coldest morning of the Autumn period arriving, although there were no sub-freezing temperatures here, many people would still have been scraping their car windscreens. Why is this? How can ice form on car windows, frosted grass etc. but the thermometer never dipped below 0c (32f).? A quick … Continue reading Well, it never happened.