After the two sunniest months on record, the UK weather returned was reassuringly normal and boring in June 2020. [Read more…] about UK Weather Tracker #41 – June 2020
The UK experienced its sunniest spring on record in 2020 by a huge margin. Both April and May were the sunniest on record and together they resulted in an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day compared to the normal 4.5 hours per day.
With the UK under unprecedented lockdown due to COVID19, the sunniest April on record was followed by the sunniest May on record. I can hear the conspiracy theorists now …
With the UK under unprecedented lockdown due to COVID19, did the sunniest April on record help make it more bearable for everyone?
After the wettest February on record, the UK followed it with an extremely normal (and boring) weather in March 2020.
The UK experienced its 5th wettest and warmest winter on record in 2020.
The UK experienced unremarkable weather in all respects in Autumn 2019.
The 2019 summer was the 7th wettest on record but was also unusually warm given the amount of rain that fell. I have made a prediction that summer 2020 will not be a good one!
The 2019 spring was consistent with the step change in the autumnal climate that took place in the 1990s but was unremarkable otherwise