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A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1d ago

Brian's Late

I thought storm Brian was supposed to arrive late on Friday and into Saturday but that's not been the case here.Temperature, Rainfall, and Hi Wind Speed Records 20-22 October 2017Brian made ...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 5d ago

What A Month and We're Only Half Way Through

We are just past the mid-point of the month and already it's been a strange month weather wise. Only this week we've had the dark red cloudy skies and later red coloured sun due to ex hurric...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 6d ago

Ophelia Blows Through

It took most of the day for the gales force winds of storm Ophelia to arrive. It wasn't until the early evening that the winds started to pick up.Temperature & Hi Wind Speed Records 15-17 Oc...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

More Balmy Weather and An Ex Hurricane

We managed a visit to the plot under our own steam on Saturday for the first time since 06 September. It was a very mild October afternoon with the temperature reaching 21.5°C (70.7°F), brea...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Balmy Weather

As forecast Friday turned out to be an exceptionally mild day for the middle of October with the temperature reaching 20.8°C (69.4°F) the highest I've recorded this late in the year since st...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Record Late October Warmth?

It's forecast for us to have some very mild temperatures for mid October over the weekend and possibly the start of next week. Over the last seven years we've had a couple of occasions when ...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Gales Forecast?

The forecast is for a very mild but wet and windy Friday with similar conditions through the weekend. The last couple of days have been mild and a bit breezy. We had some heavy showers on We...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 2W ago

Fine Weather For Harvesting

We've managed three dry days in a row and it's remained on the mild side for early October. On Sunday we were lucky enough to get the offer a trip to the allotment and back from our plot nei...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 2W ago

A Rare Harvest - Melon "Emir"

The first week of October hasn't been too bad weather wise. Temperatures have been a little above normal mainly thanks to some mild night time temperatures rather than high daytime ones. Ear...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 2W ago

A Windy Start to October

October has got off to a windy start will gale force winds dominating the weather over the first 5 days of the month. Temperature & Wind Speed Records 06 September - 05 October 2017We'd avoi...