Monthly Climate Summary for April 2008 at Milhaguet, Haute Vienne
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Dull, cold, and exceptionally wet for much of the month       back forward
                         
Overall mean temperature was 9.6 C which is -0.8 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean day maximum (09-21) was 14.5 C which is -2.3 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean night minimum (21-09) was 4.7 C which is +0.8 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean 24hr maximum (09-09) was 14.5 C                
Mean 24hr minimum (09-09) was 4.6 C                
  Highest day max was 27.1 C on the 26            
  Lowest day max was 8.9 C on the 22            
  Highest night min was 10.7 C on the 27            
  Lowest night min was -3.8 C on the 7            
  Lowest grass min was   C on the              
                         
Total rainfall this month was 137.2 mm which is 198.8 per cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest daily fall was 17.3 mm on the 8            
Number of hours with rain was                    
AWS rainfall duration was 37.6 hrs which is   per cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest no of wet hrs   hrs on the              
  Highest duration 4.8 hrs on the 8            
  Mean rainfall intensity 3.65 mm/hr                
                         
Total est sunshine this month was 130.4 hrs which is 68.6 per cent of the 1971-2000 average    
Equiv. C/S sunshine total was   hrs which is   per cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest daily sun was 9.7 hrs on the 26            
                         
Maximum snow depth was 1.0 cm on the              
                         
Mean sea-level pressure at 09Z 1013.8 mbar which is -1.4 mbar compared with the 1961-1990 average  
  Highest pressure at 09Z 1032.4 mbar on the 2            
  Lowest pressure at 09Z 989.3 mbar on the 18            
                         
Total number of days with:                    
Air Frost 1   0.2mm rain 21   No sun 2   Snow lying 1    
Grnd Frost 0   1.0mm 16   3h sun 20   Snow/sleet 1    
Max < 0C 0   5mm 12   6h sun 10   Hail 1    
Max > 10 28   10mm 6   9h sun 1   Thunder 2    
Max > 20 2   25mm 0   12h sun 0   Fog at 09Z 3    
Max > 30 0         15h sun 0   Gale 0    
                         
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