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A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1d ago

Spring Sunshine Disappears

Monday saw an end to the lovely spring weather we had enjoyed for the last three days. The clear skies were  replaced with cloudy ones accompanied by a naggingly cold easterly breeze. It was...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 2d ago

If It's Not Slugs It's Mice

Sunday was another sunny and mild spring day.Last week in our home greenhouse our emerging lettuce seedlings were devastated by slugs or at least one slug. I popped into the greenhouse on Su...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 4d ago

Coldest Night Since January!

Friday was a lovely sunny day and feeling spring like in the afternoon sunshine but as forecast the sting in the tale for gardeners was that Saturday morning's temperature fell to -0.7°C (30...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 6d ago

They're Up and Eaten!

Wednesday was a miserable day with steady rain for most of the day. It was the coldest day of this March as the temperature only managed to reach 6.6°C or 43.9°F. The day's rainfall amounted...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Rhubarb - How's Yours Doing?

Well the weather models and forecasters didn't too well at predicting our rainfall over the last week but they did get the anticipated change to cooler weather correct.Temperature & Rainfall...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Odd Weather Day

Sunday was another mild day. Once again it was a rather strange sort of a day. There was plenty of sunshine but it was accompanied by a strong to gale force wind for most of the day taking t...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

A Highlight On The River Esk

The weather certainly has taken a turn for the worse. It hasn't turned cold but it's dull, breezy and continually trying to rain in the wind. Saturday night into Sunday morning produced the ...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

They're Up

Well the weather has certainly changed, as forecast the mild and sunny conditions have been replaced with cooler cloudier ones. Friday, 17 March 2017 is the spring Equilux when the hours of ...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Getting Stuck In

We've had some lovely spring days over the last week with the temperature on a sort of steady increase as the week has progressed. Wednesday turned out to be the best of the days with almost...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 2W ago

Sowing Early Lettuce

We're having a very mild March so far. Tuesday raised the yearly high temperature a little higher reaching 15.6°C or 60.1°F. Temperature & Solar Radiation Records for 14 March 2017It's very ...