Monthly Climate Summary for   May   2006  at Milhaguet (Carreau)
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Overall mean temperature was 14.0 ēC which is +0.2 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average
Mean day maximum (09-21) was 20.3 ēC which is -0.7 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average
Mean night minimum (21-09) was 7.7 ēC which is +1.0 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average
Mean 24hr maximum (09-09) was 20.3 ēC                 
Mean 24hr minimum (09-09) was 8.9 ēC              
  Highest day max was 30.7 ēC on  the   17          
  Lowest day max was 13.5 ēC on  the 25          
  Highest night min was 14.3 ēC on  the 17          
  Lowest night min was 0.5 ēC on  the 24          
  Lowest grass min was -3.0 ēC on  the 1          
                       
Total rainfall this month was 65.8 mm which is 84.4 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average  
  Highest daily fall was 23.1 mm on  the 12          
Number of hours with rain was 67.0 hrs              
Equiv. TSR rainfall duration was 46.9 hrs which is   per  cent of the 1971-2000 average  
  Highest no of wet hrs 8.0 hrs on  the 12          
  Highest equiv duration 6.4 hrs on  the 12          
  Mean rainfall intensity 1.40 mm/h              
                       
Total sunshine this month was 199.5 hrs which is 86.7 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average  
Equiv. C/S sunshine total was 219.5 hrs which is 86.7 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average  
  Highest daily sun was 10.9 hrs on  the 11          
                       
Maximum  snow depth  was 0.0 cm on  the             
                       
Mean sea-level pressure at 09Z 1018.2 mbar which is +2.2 mbar compared with the 1961-1990 average
  Highest pressure at 09Z 1028.6 mbar on  the 26          
  Lowest pressure at 09Z 1006.6 mbar on  the 22          
                       
Number of days with:                    
Air Frost 0   0.2mm rain 19   No  sun 1   Snow lying 0  
Grnd Frost 5   1.0mm 8   3h  sun 24   Snow/sleet 0  
Max < 0ēC 0   5mm 4   6h  sun 20   Hail 0  
Max > 10 31   10mm 2   9h  sun 8   Thunder 4  
Max > 20 15   25mm 0   12h sun 0   Fog at 09Z 2  
Max > 30 1   50mm 0   15h sun 0   Gale 0  
                       
Notable events during the month:                
11.7mm of rain fell between 07 and 08 on the 13th; 8.0mm fell in 20 minutes