Weather Snippits 2023

January 3rd - At 02:00, the temperature fell to -0.2°C, the first sub-zero temperature of 2023.

January 8th - At 14:34, the barometric pressure fell to 983.9 millibars, the lowest of 2023.

January 9th - At 12:40, the solar radiation was 376 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

January 10th - At 17:02, the temperature reached 12.2°C, the highest of 2023 so far.

January 12th - At 14:49, a wind gust of 37 mph was reccorded - the highest since 21st February 2022 when a gust of 38 moh was recorded.

January 15th - At 11:45, the solar radiation was 420 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

January 17th - At 01:46, the temperature fell to -3.8°C, the lowest temperature since 16th December 2022 when the temperature fell to -4.8°C.

January 24th - At 08:48, the barometric pressure rose to 1038.6 millibars, the highest of 2023.

January 29th - At 12:16, the U.V. index reached 0.7, the highest of 2023

February 5th - At 08:26, the barometric pressure rose to 1045.9 millibars, the highest since 1047.5 was recorded on January 20th 2020.

February 6th - At 12:00, the U.V. index reached 0.8, the highest of 2023.

February 11th - At 12:12, the U.V. index reached 1.1, the highest of 2023

February 15th - At 12:08, the solar radiation was 494 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

February 17th - At 11:40, the temperature reached 13.8°C, the highest of 2023 so far.

February 25th - At 13:07, the solar radiation was 729 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

February 28th - At 12:14, the U.V. index reached 1.4, the highest of 2023

March 7th - At 12:38 the solar radiation was 759 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

March 10th - At 13:46 the solar radiation was 773 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

March 11th - At 04:51, the temperature fell to -3.9°C, the lowest of 2023 so far.

March 12th - At 13:56, the U.V. index reached 1.9, the highest of 2023

March 13th - At 10:33, the barometric pressure fell to 979.2 millibars, the lowest since January 21st 2021.

March 17th - At 15:54, the temperature reached 14.8°C, the highest since November 11th 2022 when the temperature reached 15.2°C.

March 20th - At 13:26, the U.V. index reached 2.2, the highest of 2023 so far.

March 26th - At 13:07 the solar radiation was 1020 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far. At 13:05, the U.V. index reached 2.5, the highest of 2023 so far.

March 30th - At 13:08, the U.V. index reached 2.8, the highest of 2023 so far.

April 1st - At 12:29, the U.V. index reached 2.9, the highest of 2023 so far.

April 9th - At 12:29, the U.V. index reached 3.2, the highest of 2023 so far.

April 7th - At 16:56, the temperature reached 15.4°C, the highest since October 29th 2022 when the temperature reached 17.7°C.

April 19th - At 13:27, the U.V. index reached 3.5, the highest of 2023 so far.

April 20th - At 12:50, the U.V. index reached 3.8, the highest of 2023 so far.

April 24th - At 15:02 the solar radiation was 1060 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

April 25th - At 13:00, the U.V. index reached 4.1, the highest of 2023 so far.

April 29th - At 15:47, the temperature reached 18.7°C, the highest since September 23rd 2022 when the temperature reached 19.6°C.

May 2nd - At 12:00 the solar radiation was 1178 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

May 7th- At 16:17, the temperature reached 19.3°C, the highest since September 23rd 2022 when the temperature reached 19.6°C.

May 9th - At 12:35, the U.V. index reached 4.9, the highest of 2023 so far.

May 11th - At 12:50, the U.V. index reached 5.0, the highest of 2023 so far.

May 20th - At 15:00, the temperature reached 19.4°C, the highest of 2023 so far.

May 21st - At 15:43, the temperature reached 20.3°C, the highest since September 12th 2022 when the temperature reached 20.9°C.

May 22nd - At 16:30, the temperature reached 21.8°C, he highest since September 7th 2022 when the temperature reached 22.1°C.

May 25th - At 13:05, the U.V. index reached 5.8, the highest of 2023 so far.

May 27th - At 18:48, the temperature reached 23.3°C, the highest of 2023 so far.

June 5th - At 11:54 the solar radiation was 1197 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

June 10th - At 15:40, the temperature reached 28.6°C, the highest since 14th August 2022 when 32.4°C was recorded.

June 11th - At 15:16, the temperature reached 30.1°C, the highest temperature of the year so far.

June 12th - A thunderstorm in the afternoon produced the first significant rainfall for 31 days. During the storm the temperature fell from 29.7°C to 18.5°C.

June 18th - 36.4 millimetres of rain was recorded, equalling the wettest day ever recorded here set on April 4th 2012.

June 24th - At 13:00, the U.V. index reached 8.0, the highest of 2023 so far. At 12:57, the solar radiation was 1253 w/m², the highest of 2023 so far.

July 15th - At 17:29, a wind gust of 31 mph was recorded. This is the highest wind gust recorded here in July.

August 2nd - At 11:02, the barometric pressure fell to 982.5 millibars. This is the lowest pressure recorded here in August.

September 4th - At 16:35, the temperature reached 28.8°C, the highest since June 12th 2023 when 29.7°C was recorded, and the second highest September temperature ever recorded here.

September 7th - At 16:00, the temperature reached 29.8°C, the highest since 30.1°C was recorded on June 11th.

September 9th - At 16:17, the temperature reached 30.4°C. This was the highest temperature since 32.4°C was recorded on August 14th 2022. This was also the highest temperature ever recorded here in September

September 13th - 22.0 millimeters of rain fell making it the third wettest day of the year so far.

September 15th - At 08:06, the temperature fell to 0.2°C, the lowest temperature since April 25th 2023 when -1.2°C was recorded.

October 19th - At 03:28, the barometric pressure fell to 978.73 millibars, the lowest of 2023 so far.

October 20th - At 09:33, the barometric pressure fell to 975.55 millibars, the lowest since December 27th 2020. A total of 41.2 millimetres of rainfall was recorded. This was the highest rainfall ever recorded in a day. Coincidentally, the wettest day of 2022 was also on October 20th when 19.6 millimetres was recorded.

November 30th - A light dusting of snow overnight was the first recorded since March 10th 2023.

December 2nd - At 08:44, the temperature fell to -6.7°C, the lowest temperature since -7.2°C was recorded on February 11th 2012.

December 3rd - Overnight, 80 millimetres of snow fell. This was the heaviest snowfall since 110 millimetres was recorded on March 23rd 2013.

December 21st - At 13:58, a wind gust of 41 mph was recorded. This was the highest wind gust of 2023.