FEBRUARY 2015 - COOL WITH AVERAGE RAINFALL.
The first 12 days were dominated by anticyclonic conditions - cold and dry. More unsettled from the 13th with regular rainfall and becoming milder.
TEMPERATURE: 0.49 °C below average monthly mean. A cold start, becoming milder in the second half of the month although 10 °C was not reached until the 25th. There were 6 air frosts but the lowest temperature was just -2.3 °C.
RAINFALL: 52.0 mm, 99% of average. 14 days with rainfall and of those 10 with >= 1.0 mm. 3 days had snowfall but no significant accumulation. The first 12 days were very dry but becoming rather wetter from mid month.
SUNSHINE: c. 68 hours,a little below average. 7 days with no sunshine recorded, and 4 days with > 5 hours of sunshine. There was a very dull spell in the middle of the month.
Full monthly stats for February 2015.