North cones hoisted for Saturday

Isn’t NWP absolutely bloody marvelous. If this feature develops like the ECMWF expect it to, then Saturday looks like it’ll be a very interesting...

May 2020 – CET

May 2020 in central England was a very mild month with mean temperatures of 12.49°C, which was 1.33°C above the 1961-1990 LTA. The high...

Spring 2020 – CET

It is not that surprising that meteorological spring 2020 was yet another very mild affair when 30 out of the last 32 springs in...

May 2020 – Temperature

Temperatures across the UK ended up being a degree or so above the long term average for May. It was warmer across southern areas,...

May 2020 – Rainfall

Another one of the worst kept secrets of May 2020 was the fact that it had been very dry across many parts of England...

May 2020 – Sunshine

Most of the headlines about the UK weather in the media are about it being the sunniest spring on record, that’s because it’s not...

20°C diurnal range

There was a 20.3°C diurnal range at Loch Glascarnoch between yesterday’s maximum (24.5°C) and this mornings minimum (4.2°C), there was even a slight frost...

Finally a blue sky day

Blue skies haven’t seemed to have lasted for very long in the north of Scotland this spring, there always seems to be a unending...

Every little helps

The rainfall accumulations from the ECMWF Hires model for the next ten days do show some rain as a result of the break down...

The Benson drought

It’s a case of the haves and the have nots when it comes to rainfall this spring across the UK. Still only a trace...