NOVEMBER 2014 - WET, MILD AND DULL.
Although low pressure initially brought rain systems from the west as normal, the days after the 10th were dominated by an ESE airflow which rather uncommonly also brought regular and high rainfall periods. This was due to slow moving low pressure systems to the south.
TEMPERATURE: 1.61 °C above average monthly mean. Although the 1st set a new site record high temperature for November it was generally consistency of mild days and especially nights that kept the temperature well above average. 2 air frosts in the month.
RAINFALL: 140.4 mm, 191% of average. 24 days with rainfall and 20 with >= 1.0 mm. The bulk of the month's rainfall fell in the first half of the month which was the second wettest first half of November in these site records.
SUNSHINE: c. 50 hours, well below average. The second half of the month was generally very dull.
Full monthly stats for November 2014.