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Seasonal Report

Winter 2020/21

Spring 2020 was cool spring spring overall with around average rainfall although this does hide a few interesting points. April was the second driest on record followed by a very wet May which brought the rainfall closer to normal. March was a the mild side with average rainfall. After a web February March actually started on a fairly dry note with little in the way of rain until the 9th. Rainfall in two main pulses the 9th until 12th and the 26th and 27th. The first group brought a total of 49.2mm 71% of the monthly total. The amounts being 10.3,16.4,6.3 and 16.2mm. The 2nd period was much less impressive bringing 10.6mm. Only 6.2mm fell between the 14th to the 25th and 1.5mm in the first 9 days. Total rainfall for the month being 69.3mm 114.4% of monthly average. The first part of the month was on the cold side however it turned warm during the 2nd half in keeping with the recent trend of split months. The 2nd half produced a high of 23.3C which wasn't beaten until the end of May. The coldest day was preserved for the 1st day of the month with 4.4C being the high while the coldest night also happened on the 1st with -1C being the low. March final came in at 7.1C +0.7C above normal. The month produced three air frosts and three days when Snow fell on three days the 12th, 26th and 27th with only a patchy cover on the 27th to show for it's efforts. April was a very dry month and a rare cold month. The coldest was the 1st part of the month with it turning milder from the 13th before cooling down for the last four days to make sure it came in below average. The coldest day was on the 6th with 6.2C being the low while the coldest night was on the 7th with -2.1C being the low. Even the mild spell saw cold nights with air frosts on the 21st and 23rd. So the 22nd saw a high of 16.2C yet the night temperatures fell to -1.1C. the next day hit 18.1C while the overnight low was - 0.9C. 18.1C was the warmest day of the month. In total there were 11 Air frosts a value normally reached in winter and not mid spring. April ending the coldest April since 1989 and 7th coldest overall. Rainfall or lack of it was the main theme. The highest rainfall being 2.4mm on the 27th. No measurable rain fell between the 12th and the 26th. 20 days so no rain or no measurable rain. The final total of 6.1mm was the 2nd driest on record. Snow fell on 5 days the 4th, 6th, and the 9th to the 11th. Snow didn't settle but the moors had a cover on a couple of days. Sleet also fell on the 29th. May continued the cold theme from April but forgot the dry weather. For the first 16 days it rained everyday with 26.7mm on the 4th, 26.7mm again on the 8th and 15.2mm on the 11th. The period produced some Thundery weather including an impressive Thunderstorm on the 10th and 11th. Rainfall amounts were smaller after the 11th with the first dry day on the 18th. It then proceeded to rain everyday up the 26th although double digits weren't reached. The last five days of the month didn't record any rain. The month didn't see any Snow but it was cold enough for Sleet to fall on the 4th,6th and 7th. The month didn't see the twenty degree mark broke until the 29th when 21.9C was the high. The 2nd warmest day of the year. The last for days did push the average value up to 10C the coldest May since 2015 but failed but high enough to stop spring entering the top 10 of coldest springs. Overall spring was the 15th coldest on record. Rainfall came in just above average after the very dry April an average March then a very wet May. So a Spring of contrasts with some welcome Snow surprise Thundery weather and prolonged dry weather and prolonged wet weather.
Spring’s Averages and Highs and Lows
Average Temp 9.1C
This Springs Average 7.9C
Difference from average -1.2C
Average Max Temp 13.4C
This Springs Average 12.4C
Difference from average -1.0C
Average Min Temp 4.7C
This Spring Average 3.4C
Difference from Average -1.3C
High Max 23.3C on the 31st of Mar
Low Max 3.9C on the 3rd of Mar
Highest Daily Range 17.2C on Apr the 23rd
High Min 9.9C on the 29th of May
Low Min -2.1C on the 7th of Apr
Lowest Daily Range 1.8C on Mar the 19th
Number of Air Frosts 13
Days of Thunder 2 days
Days of Snow 8 days
Days of Rain > 0 44 Days
Days of Rain with Trace 19 Days
Days of Wind > 50 MPH 0
Average Spring Rainfall 176.3mm
This Springs Average 199.1mm
Percentage of Average Rainfall 112.9%
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Sheffield Weather Page

Seasonal Report

Winter 2020/21

Spring 2020 was cool spring spring overall with around average rainfall although this does hide a few interesting points. April was the second driest on record followed by a very wet May which brought the rainfall closer to normal. March was a the mild side with average rainfall. After a web February March actually started on a fairly dry note with little in the way of rain until the 9th. Rainfall in two main pulses the 9th until 12th and the 26th and 27th. The first group brought a total of 49.2mm 71% of the monthly total. The amounts being 10.3,16.4,6.3 and 16.2mm. The 2nd period was much less impressive bringing 10.6mm. Only 6.2mm fell between the 14th to the 25th and 1.5mm in the first 9 days. Total rainfall for the month being 69.3mm 114.4% of monthly average. The first part of the month was on the cold side however it turned warm during the 2nd half in keeping with the recent trend of split months. The 2nd half produced a high of 23.3C which wasn't beaten until the end of May. The coldest day was preserved for the 1st day of the month with 4.4C being the high while the coldest night also happened on the 1st with -1C being the low. March final came in at 7.1C +0.7C above normal. The month produced three air frosts and three days when Snow fell on three days the 12th, 26th and 27th with only a patchy cover on the 27th to show for it's efforts. April was a very dry month and a rare cold month. The coldest was the 1st part of the month with it turning milder from the 13th before cooling down for the last four days to make sure it came in below average. The coldest day was on the 6th with 6.2C being the low while the coldest night was on the 7th with -2.1C being the low. Even the mild spell saw cold nights with air frosts on the 21st and 23rd. So the 22nd saw a high of 16.2C yet the night temperatures fell to -1.1C. the next day hit 18.1C while the overnight low was -0.9C. 18.1C was the warmest day of the month. In total there were 11 Air frosts a value normally reached in winter and not mid spring. April ending the coldest April since 1989 and 7th coldest overall. Rainfall or lack of it was the main theme. The highest rainfall being 2.4mm on the 27th. No measurable rain fell between the 12th and the 26th. 20 days so no rain or no measurable rain. The final total of 6.1mm was the 2nd driest on record. Snow fell on 5 days the 4th, 6th, and the 9th to the 11th. Snow didn't settle but the moors had a cover on a couple of days. Sleet also fell on the 29th. May continued the cold theme from April but forgot the dry weather. For the first 16 days it rained everyday with 26.7mm on the 4th, 26.7mm again on the 8th and 15.2mm on the 11th. The period produced some Thundery weather including an impressive Thunderstorm on the 10th and 11th. Rainfall amounts were smaller after the 11th with the first dry day on the 18th. It then proceeded to rain everyday up the 26th although double digits weren't reached. The last five days of the month didn't record any rain. The month didn't see any Snow but it was cold enough for Sleet to fall on the 4th,6th and 7th. The month didn't see the twenty degree mark broke until the 29th when 21.9C was the high. The 2nd warmest day of the year. The last for days did push the average value up to 10C the coldest May since 2015 but failed but high enough to stop spring entering the top 10 of coldest springs. Overall spring was the 15th coldest on record. Rainfall came in just above average after the very dry April an average March then a very wet May. So a Spring of contrasts with some welcome Snow surprise Thundery weather and prolonged dry weather and prolonged wet weather.
Spring’s Averages and Highs and Lows
Average Temp 9.1C
This Springs Average 7.9C
Difference from average -1.2C
Average Max Temp 13.4C
This Springs Average 12.4C
Difference from average -1.0C
Average Min Temp 7.2C
This Spring Average 3.4C
Difference from Average -1.3C
High Max 23.3C on the 31st of Mar
Low Max 3.9C on the 3rd of Mar
Highest Daily Range 17.2C on Apr the 23rd
High Min 9.9C on May the 29th
Low Min -2.1C on Apr the 7th
Lowest Daily Range 1.8C on Mar the 19th
Number of Air Frosts 13
Days of Thunder 2 days
Days of Snow 8 days
Days of Rain > 0 44 Days
Days of Rain with Trace 19 Days
Days of Wind > 50 MPH 0
Average Spring Rainfall 176.3mm
This Springs Average 199.1mm
Percentage of Average Rainfall 112.9%
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Sheffield Weather Page

Seasonal Report

Winter 2020/21

Spring 2020 was cool spring spring overall with around average rainfall although this does hide a few interesting points. April was the second driest on record followed by a very wet May which brought the rainfall closer to normal. March was a the mild side with average rainfall. After a web February March actually started on a fairly dry note with little in the way of rain until the 9th. Rainfall in two main pulses the 9th until 12th and the 26th and 27th. The first group brought a total of 49.2mm 71% of the monthly total. The amounts being 10.3,16.4,6.3 and 16.2mm. The 2nd period was much less impressive bringing 10.6mm. Only 6.2mm fell between the 14th to the 25th and 1.5mm in the first 9 days. Total rainfall for the month being 69.3mm 114.4% of monthly average. The first part of the month was on the cold side however it turned warm during the 2nd half in keeping with the recent trend of split months. The 2nd half produced a high of 23.3C which wasn't beaten until the end of May. The coldest day was preserved for the 1st day of the month with 4.4C being the high while the coldest night also happened on the 1st with -1C being the low. March final came in at 7.1C +0.7C above normal. The month produced three air frosts and three days when Snow fell on three days the 12th, 26th and 27th with only a patchy cover on the 27th to show for it's efforts. April was a very dry month and a rare cold month. The coldest was the 1st part of the month with it turning milder from the 13th before cooling down for the last four days to make sure it came in below average. The coldest day was on the 6th with 6.2C being the low while the coldest night was on the 7th with -2.1C being the low. Even the mild spell saw cold nights with air frosts on the 21st and 23rd. So the 22nd saw a high of 16.2C yet the night temperatures fell to -1.1C. the next day hit 18.1C while the overnight low was - 0.9C. 18.1C was the warmest day of the month. In total there were 11 Air frosts a value normally reached in winter and not mid spring. April ending the coldest April since 1989 and 7th coldest overall. Rainfall or lack of it was the main theme. The highest rainfall being 2.4mm on the 27th. No measurable rain fell between the 12th and the 26th. 20 days so no rain or no measurable rain. The final total of 6.1mm was the 2nd driest on record. Snow fell on 5 days the 4th, 6th, and the 9th to the 11th. Snow didn't settle but the moors had a cover on a couple of days. Sleet also fell on the 29th. May continued the cold theme from April but forgot the dry weather. For the first 16 days it rained everyday with 26.7mm on the 4th, 26.7mm again on the 8th and 15.2mm on the 11th. The period produced some Thundery weather including an impressive Thunderstorm on the 10th and 11th. Rainfall amounts were smaller after the 11th with the first dry day on the 18th. It then proceeded to rain everyday up the 26th although double digits weren't reached. The last five days of the month didn't record any rain. The month didn't see any Snow but it was cold enough for Sleet to fall on the 4th,6th and 7th. The month didn't see the twenty degree mark broke until the 29th when 21.9C was the high. The 2nd warmest day of the year. The last for days did push the average value up to 10C the coldest May since 2015 but failed but high enough to stop spring entering the top 10 of coldest springs. Overall spring was the 15th coldest on record. Rainfall came in just above average after the very dry April an average March then a very wet May. So a Spring of contrasts with some welcome Snow surprise Thundery weather and prolonged dry weather and prolonged wet weather.
Spring’s Averages and Highs and Lows
Average Temp 9.1C
This Springs Average 7.9C
Difference from average - 1.2C
Average Max Temp 13.4C
This Springs Average 12.4C
Difference from average - 1.0C
Average Min Temp 7.2C
This Spring Average 3.4C
Difference from Average - 1.3C
High Max 23.3C on the 31st of Mar
Low Max 3.9C on the 3rd of Mar
Highest Daily Range 17.2C on Apr the 23rd
High Min 9.9C on the May 29th
Low Min -2.1C on the Apr 7th
Lowest Daily Range 1.8C on Mar the 19th
Number of Air Frosts 0
Days of Thunder 2 days
Days of Snow 8 days
Days of Rain > 0 44 Days
Days of Rain with Trace 19 Days
Days of Wind > 50 MPH 0
Average Spring Rainfall 176.3mm
This Springs Average 199.1mm
Percentage of Average Rainfall 112.9%