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A Gardener's Weather Diary · 15h ago

Some Welcome Rain

Our dry spell may be coming to an end and we'll get a bit of relief from watering the allotment. Tuesday was dull and damp with spells of drizzle at times. It was another of those days, we'v...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1d ago

First Potatoes Lifted

After a rather mediocre Sunday weatherwise Monday was a lovely summer's day with the temperature making it up to a pleasant 20.6C (69.1°F) it felt pleasantly warm in the afternoon sunshine.W...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 3d ago

A Bit Nondescript

After our spell of hot weather last week the weather has turned a bit nondescript. Neither hot nor cold but it has remained dry and it's been a bit breezy. The best in the way of rainfall th...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 5d ago

Rain Required As Harvesting Moves Into Full Swing

The hot weather has disappeared now and temperatures have returned to more normal values for late June.Temperature & Rainfall Records 17-23 June 2017The hot dry weather of the first part of ...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1w ago

And It's Over

Tuesday saw our temperatures return to more normal June values with a maximum of 21.6°C or 70.9°F. It was a bit on the muggy side and after some lovely sunny days, the sun didn't put in an a...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

A Triple Record Breaking Hot Day

Tuesday was a triple record breaking day as the temperature once again soared to 31.6°C or 88.9°F. Monday took over from Sunday as our hottest day of the year. It was also the first time I'v...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Hottest This Year

Sunday turned out to be a proper scorcher with the temperature soaring to 30.5°C (86.9°F) to become our hottest day this year. Temperature Record for 18 June 2017We don't manage to make it i...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

A Whisker Away

Saturday was a whisker away from being our hottest day of the year as the temperature reached 28.3°C (82.9°F) but not quite managing to top the 28.6°C (83.5°F) on the 25 May.Temperature Reco...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 1W ago

Hot and Dry

Wednesday was the hottest day of the month as the afternoon temperature rose to 26.5°C or 79.7°F. It didn't take over the hottest day of the year which is still the 25 May 2017 when the temp...
A Gardener's Weather Diary · 2W ago

Another of Those Days

Monday was a poor day considering we're heading towards mid June. A little bit of light rain in the morning was just enough to wet the ground and it was accompanied by a very strong breeze. ...