The Weather In Barton During 2001


Some 681 mm (26 3/4ins) of rain fell on Barton during the year 2001. This was some 100 mm (4 ins) less than in 2000 - the year of the floods - and brought to an end six years continuously rising total rain fall: 1995 - 491 mm, 1996 - 532mm, 1997 - 542mm, 1998 - 588mm, 1999 - 649mm, and 2000 - 788mm.

Monthly average temperatures in degrease Centigrade were - highest first, low second - as follows:

January
4.5 : .5
April
12.25 : 4.5
July
22.5 : 14
October
16 : 10
February
7.5 : 1
May
17 : 8
August
23.5 : 14.5
November
10 : 4
March
9 : 2.5
June
20 : 11
September
17 : 11
December
6 : 0

The year's hottest day was on 15 August when a temperature of 31c was recorded; the coldest on 22 December when, during the night, the temperature dropped to -3c.

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