Weather Notes

64.2 mm of rain fell on the weekend 24th-26th of July

The weekend of the 24th-26th of July was very wet and windy. The rain set in during the afternoon of Friday the 24h and the it was almost continuous for the next 3 days. A total of 64.2mm fell, which is 5mm more than the July average for 1981-2010. A cold NW wind was very strong and caused a marked wind chill effect. With 5 more days of July left it is possible that more rain will occur to exceed the amount that has already fallen.