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                                   2018

mm:dd   MXGUST      DIR   MXTEMP   MNTEMP      sun   MAXHPA   MINHPA     RAIN
mm:dd      mph      dir        c        c      hrs      hpa      hpa       mm

01-01     23.2       sw      7.2      4.7        x   1009.0    996.6      8.6

Overcast till late afternoon - then cloud. Mostly light rain 1010/1515. Tap
water temperature taken at 0900 8.3(c). Song Thrushes amd Robins singing.

Manual rain gauge at Painters Forstal (south of Faversham).

Standard exposure: MO patent measuring glass for a 5" funnel.

Read at: 1900.

Monthly total: 112.1mm.


01-02     27.8      ssw     11.7      3.1        x   1014.1    989.5      7.8

Cloud. Mostly light rain 1045/1540 and mostly light rain 2025/0000. Light rain
shower 1835/1915.


01-03     31.2      wsw     12.2      6.4        x   1003.1    988.5      2.4

Cloud (broken at times from late morning). Mostly light rain 0000/0100 and
light rain shower 0350/0415.


01-04     29.1       sw     12.1      6.0        x   1002.5    991.1     13.8

Cloud (broken at times from late morning). Rain 00345/0945 (heavy at times).
Light rain showers 1000/1045 and rain showers 2200/0000 (heavy at times).


01-05     19.0      ssw      8.3      3.1        x   1002.6    994.5      3.2

Cloud (broken at times). Rain shower 0000/0030 (heavy at times). Mostly light
rain showers 0840/1130 and light rain showers 2215/0000.


01-06     13.0      nne      5.5     -0.6        x   1021.0   1002.4      7.4

Overcast, with mist till late morning. Light rain shower 0000/0030. Light rain
0120/0440 and rain showers 1530/0000 (heavy at times). Spots of rain 1430.


01-07     14.6       ne      5.3      2.8        x   1027.3   1020.8        0

Cloud till late morning - then variable amounts of cloud. Light rain shower
0000/0010.


01-08     13.4      ene      4.3      2.7        x   1026.3   1016.0        0

Overcast.


01-09     10.8      sse      7.0      1.4        x   1016.1   1005.7      0.2

Overcast. Occasional slight rain and drizzle 1905/2310 - then light rain
2320/0000.


01-10     14.8      sse     10.1      2.8        x   1010.3   1003.7      1.0

Mostly slight rain and drizzle 0000/0400 and outbreaks of slight rain and
drizzle 0425/0800. Variable amounts of cloud from late morning.


01-11     11.0      sse      6.6      2.3        x   1026.1   1010.1      3.6

Overcast. Spots of rain 0255 and 0415. Light rain 0520/1225 and outbreaks of
slight rain and drizzle 1300/1620.


01-12     10.9      sse      7.1     -0.2        x   1028.1   1025.2        0

Cloud (broken at times, with mist for a time around dawn.


01-13     15.6       se      5.7      0.5        x   1025.4   1020.5        0

Overcast. Mistle Thrushes and Robins singing.


01-14     10.9        s      6.9     -1.2        x   1020.8   1015.1        0

Variable amounts of mostly patchy cloud with haze till early afternoon - then
cloud. Great Tits singing.


01-15     30.7        s      9.8      4.7        x   1015.2    992.2      9.8

Cloud (broken at times from late afternoon). Outbreaks of rain 0410/1335
(prolonged and heavy at times). Mostly light rain showers 1405/1835.


01-16     22.6       sw      7.2      2.2        x    998.7    994.5      0.4

Variable amounts of cloud. Light rain showers 0135/0255 and light rain shower
1805/1915.


01-17     23.5      wsw      6.6      1.8        x   1010.9    997.5      1.4

Sky clear till early afternoon - then cloud. Mostly light rain 2200/0000.


01-18     37.3        w     10.5      2.8        x   1008.1    991.8      2.8

Cloud. Mostly light rain 0000/0240. Sky clear from dawn till midday - then
cloudy. Light rain showers 1535/1730.


01-19     14.0       sw      6.0      0.6        0   1012.1   1008.0        0

Variable amounts of cloud.