a normal month, just slightly cooler and drier than usual. Temperatures
typical for October, but a cold finish 26th to 31st
with frosts. It was warmest on 4th and from 9th to
13th. Sunniest days 3rd, 4th, 9th,
10th, 17th, 19th and 24th.
Wettest days were between 11th to 15th, also 6th,
but rainless between 17th and 24th.
Windiest on 12th and 13th.
On 27th 1030-1100 a some snowflakes fell, a few large, very
briefly amongst the rain although with the temperature at 9C they melted
on landing. Snow has only been seen here in 3 Octobers in 63 years of
mean max (C)
mean min (C)
10.2 mean (C) -0.2 diff from av (C)
23.7 high max (C) on 10
low max (C) on
14.1 high min (C) on 13
low min (C) on