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2014 - WARMEST & SECOND WETTEST
YEAR IN THESE SITE RECORDS

Mean temperature for the year was 11.98 °C which is 1.03 °C higher than the 30 year site average and the highest recorded at this site. Total rainfall was 950.1 mm, 138% of the long term site average and the 2nd wettest year after 2000. No snowfall was observed during the entire year. Sunshine hours total was around 1 500 hours which is a little below the area average.



 SITE RECORDS (since 1984) - MORE
 Highest Temperature
 36.5 °C ( 97.7 °F ), 10 Aug 2003
 Lowest Temperature
 -10.0 ºC ( 14.0 ºF ) 13 Feb 1985
 Lowest Daytime Maximum
 -6 ºC ( 21.2 ºF ) 12 Jan 1987
 Mean Annual Temperature
 10.95 ºC ( 51.71 ºF )
 Highest Daily Rainfall
 57.0 mm ( 2.24 ins ) 12 Oct 2000
 Average Annual Rainfall
 694.7 mm ( 27.35 ins )
 Driest year
 2005 ( 424.7 mm / 16.7 ins)
 Wettest Year
 2000 ( 1032.7 mm / 40.66 ins )
 Average Annual Wet Days >0.2mm
 164 ( min 129, max 206 )
 Average Annual Wet Days >=1mm
 124 ( min 90, max 147 )
 High Barometer
 c. 1045 hPa, 3 Mar 1990
 Low Barometer
 c. 951 hPa, 25 Feb 1989

 Dry \ Sunny spells, scattered clouds
 Last updated: 03/03/15 16:00, UTC
 MEASURE
 Data update time as above
 Temperature
 9.2°C  HIGH: 9.9°C , LOW: 0.9°C
 Wind
 9.0 mph   NW  Gust: 4 mph
 Max today: 16 mph
 Pressure
 30.02 in.  +1.0hpa/3hr  Steady
 Dewpoint
 -1.6°C
 Relative Humidity: 47%
 "Feels Like"
 6.6C °C
 (Humidex Apparent Temperature)
 Rain Total/Rate  0.06 in. / 0.0/hr
 0 day(s) without rain

PLEASE NOTE

This is a private automatic weather station (AWS) based in South East England, and reported data is neither official nor part of the UK Met Office network. This AWS does not conform to Met Office standards - which are far too stringent for most amateurs but the readings give a good indication of weather conditions in the "average" local back garden.

Information is provided for general interest only and use of any data is entirely at your own risk. Live weather updates are available most evenings and weekends.

FEBRUARY 2015 - COOL WITH AVERAGE RAINFALL.

WEATHER: 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.


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The SITE/WEATHER FAQS page provides some info about weather records and averages for Tonbridge and Kent. TONBRIDGE WEATHER NOTES - some anecdotal records of notable local weather events from 1692 onwards. Comprehensive SITE WEATHER RECORDS.   PHOTOS of "The Tonbridge Twister" from August 2002.


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