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Weather Report

For April 2010

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April 2010 had temperatures above average, lots of sunny days and below average rainfall.

The mean temperature for April was above average, along with the mean maximum, however the mean minimum was slightly below average.
Quite alot of days had big temperature ranges, with daytime Max's in the mid-teens but nighttime Min's falling below 5C, the largest range was of 15.8C on the 18th, with a min of 1.7C and a max of 17.5C.
There were no air frosts in April. The maximum for the month was 18.2C on the 27th, with the minimum at just above freezing at 0.2C. Almost all of the maximums were above 10C, with just 2 days below, which were at the start of the month.

A low humidity of 39% was recorded, which was also recorded as the minimum in March, and is still the record lowest humidity reading.

The pressure stayed above 1,000 mb for most of the month, but did fall below 1,000 mb for just 14 hours in the first few days.

The maximum gust was 29.8mph on the 2nd. Wind runs for the start of the month were over 100 Miles each day, followed by a couple of weeks with wind runs under 100. After which they increased again to over 100.
The dominant wind direction for the month as a whole was from the NE. During the first part of the month there were mixed average directions each day, during the middle part the wind came mainly form a northerly direction, which then flipped during the last week, and came from a mainly S/SW direction.

The rainfall for April was below average, rain fell on just 8 days, and only 35.7mm fell (57.6% of Aprils Average). Making April 2010 the driest month since I got the weather station. The wettest day was on the 2nd when 9.3mm fell.
From the 1st to the 6th 22.2mm of rain fell, this was followed by 17 consecutive days of no rainfall (1 day off the current record), followed by 13.5mm from the 23rd to the 30th.

Monthly Highs and Lows:

Daily Highs and Lows for April can be found here: April 2010 Monthly Summary


For April 2010

Records for the Period 01st Apr 2010 to 30th Apr 2010 - 30 Days.

Max18.2 °C27th Apr 2010
Min0.2 °C01st Apr 2010
Lowest Max8.9 °C03rd Apr 2010
Highest Min9.8 °C25th Apr 2010
Lowest Windchill-0.8 °C01st Apr 2010

Range18 °C
Average9.5 °C+0.8 °C from Avg
Average High14.4 °C+2.5 °C from Avg
Average Low4.8 °C-0.8 °C from Avg

Max Temperatures (°C):

< -5 -4 - 0 0 - 4 5 - 9 10 - 14 15 - 19 20 - 24 > 25
0 0 0 2 11 17 0 0

Min Temperatures (°C):

< -5 -4 - 0 0 - 4 5 - 9 10 - 14 15 - 19 20 - 24 > 25
0 0 18 12 0 0 0 0

Dew Point:
Max12.9 °C25th Apr 2010
Min-2.7 °C01st Apr 2010
Max94 %25th Apr 2010
Min39 %13th Apr 2010

Average Dew Point5.2 °C
Average Humidity75.9 %

Max1034.0 mb09th Apr 2010
Min993.7 mb03rd Apr 2010

Average1019.3 mb
Max Gust29.8 mph02nd Apr 2010
Max Speed16.8 mph24th Apr 2010

Avg Wind Speed3.9 mph
Total Windrun2683.1 miles
Highest Windrun194.6 miles05th Apr 2010
Lowest Windrun33.1 miles08th Apr 2010

Wind Directions:
2 2 6 1 0 0 2 1 3 1 3 1 1 2 2 3

Total Rainfall35.7 mm53.1 % of Avg
Days with Rainfall8 Days
Highest Daily Rainfall9.3 mm02nd Apr 2010
Max Rain Rate14.4 mm/hr02nd Apr 2010

Max Hourly Rainfall0.0 mm30th Apr 2010
Max Consec' Wet Days3 Days01 Apr 2010 - 03 Apr 2010
Max Consec' Dry Days17 Days07 Apr 2010 - 23 Apr 2010

Total Snowfall0.0 cm
Days with Snowfall0 Days
Highest Daily Snowfall0.0 cmN/A

Rain Amounts:
> 0.2 mm > 1.0 mm > 5.0 mm > 10.0 mm > 20.0 mm
8 7 3 0 0

Days With
Fog Hail Thunder Snow Falling Snow Lying
0 0 0 0 0



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