Weather Notes

As the weather conditions are also part of the natural world, in this section you will find a brief summary of the weather conditions experienced month by month

A very wet month which cooled down as the month progressed

09/08/15

91mmm of rain in July; well above average. The temperature reached 31.5 on the 1st of the month and the wettest day of the month was on on the 25th when 35.7mm of rain fell on that day

64.2 mm of rain fell on the weekend 24th-26th of July

27/07/15

A very wet and cold weekend has just passed with a total of 64.2mm of rain.

Sunshine at Last!

16/07/15

The gloom departs

December 2013 was Mild, wet and Stormy

13/01/14

Norwich had 88 hours of sunshine - more than anywhere else in the country

The Summer of 2013 was the Warmest Since 2004

12/09/13

The driest and sunniest since 2007

July 2013 Was Very Dry, and at Times Hot

03/08/13

Only about 10% of normal rainfall

March 2013 the Wettest for 50 Years

03/04/13

Overall average temperature 3C below normal

February Was Very Cold With Prolonged Overcast Conditions

14/03/13

Average nightime temps 30% below normal

The Coldest October Since 2003

05/11/12

Wet and often very dull

Summer 2012 Was The Wettest For 100 Years

05/09/12

Wettest day of August was on the 30th with 20mm rainfall recorded

A Very Wet and Dull April

06/05/12

25 days out of the 30 days were wet, or very wet

March Was very Dry and Warm

04/04/12

Only 72% of the normal rainfall

Driest Period of Weather in E England For 90 Years

04/03/12

Only 15% of average rainfall for February

The Year 2011 was the 2nd Warmest on Record

04/01/12

The 2nd driest in East Angkia

The Second Warmest Autumn on Reord

07/12/11

Rainfall only 36% of normal

A Very Mild October

03/11/11

Rainfall 25% less than average for the month

An Unusually Hot End to September

04/10/11

Average daytime temperatures 5C above normal

August Was Very Wet

05/09/11

Rainfall was more than twice the average

Below Normal Night Time Temperatures for July

04/08/11

Temp. range of 23 degrees C on the 31st of the month

A Very Wet June With Rainfall 30% Above Normal

06/07/11

23rd was wettest day of the year so far

A Very Dry Spring Ends

19/06/11

A wet and cool spell of weather established

April Was very Dry and Sunny

01/05/11

Only 6% of normal rainfall recorded

A Very Dry March With Above Average Sunshine

04/04/11

Rainfall nearly 75% less than normal

The Year Without a Summer Part 2

30/03/11

Crop failures in Western Britain

1816 - The Year Without a Summer (Part 1)

22/03/11

Temporary cooilng of Earth's atmosphere by 1816

Frost Fairs on the River Thames

16/01/11

The worst English frost was in the winter of 1683/4

Minus 11.4C on the Night of the 18th

02/01/11

22 days of subzero night-time temperatures

October had Lower Than Average Temperatures

04/11/10

A lovely warm and sunny day on the 10th.

September's Weather was Fairly Average for the Month

10/10/10

Rainfall and daytime temperatures were average.

August Was Wet and Unsettled

01/09/10

89.6mm of rain, 60% above normal

July was Dry and Very Warm

01/08/10

Rainfall only 53% of average for July

A Hot Week in July

17/07/10

Nearly 31C on Friday the 9th

Flaming June? - well it was on the 27th.

04/07/10

The hottest Day in June was a humid 28.8 deg. C.

Two Weeks in May

17/06/10

June has been a fizzy cocktail of thunder and sun!

A Very Dry Month

01/06/10

May was a very dry month....

First Half of May was Cold and Unsettled

16/05/10

High pressure keeps the wind to a northerly direction

A Sunny and dry April Overall

02/05/10

72% less rainfall than average this month

A very dry April so far

22/04/10

Only 7.5mm of rain for the first 3 weeks of April

March Goes Out Like a Lion!

02/04/10

It is not unusual for a wintry end to March...

Beware the Ides!

15/03/10

A sunny and cold start to March but soon warming up

A Very Wet End to February

01/03/10

February ended with a drenching of 15mm of rain....

A Wet and Unsettled Week

23/02/10

The third week of February was wet and unsettled

A Very Cold Week With Wintry showers

15/02/10

Sunnier than last week but colder

A Mainly Overcast and Cold Start to February

08/02/10

February was mainly overcast with minimal sunshine

Snow returns to Norfolk

31/01/10

The week ended with snow and sunshine

A Very Overcast Week That Ended Wet

24/01/10

Only one day with sunshine this week

Green Grass Returns

15/01/10

The snow has melted