Weather Notes

Snow returns to Norfolk

The weather for the period 24th - 31st January was very cold with daytime temperatures below average. A lot of dull and overcast conditions , with Wednesday being wet, were experienced. The sun did brighten the gloomy days up a bit on 4 of the 7 days with Sat and Sunday seeing the best of the sunshine. Friday saw a return of snow in the form of showers accompanied by strong winds during the afternoon and into the early hours of Saturday morning. I recorded a temperature of only 0 deg C. at 4pm on the afternoon of Friday 29th. Total rainfall for the week was 5.5mm and Friday's snow amounted to 3cm. Max temperature for the week was 5.0 deg C. and the minimum was -2.7 deg C