Monthly Climate Summary for  June 2008  at Whipsnade (The Lodge)
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                Warm spell 8th-10th, otherwise often rather cool.  Plentiful sunshine       back forward
                         
Overall mean temperature was 14.1 ēC which is +0.4 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean day maximum (09-21) was 19.0 ēC which is +0.5 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean night minimum (21-09) was 9.3 ēC which is +0.4 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean 24hr maximum (09-09) was 19.0 ēC                
Mean 24hr minimum (09-09) was 9.2 ēC                
  Highest day max was 24.9 ēC on  the   9            
  Lowest day max was 13.7 ēC on  the 3            
  Highest night min was 15.2 ēC on  the 22            
  Lowest night min was 3.8 ēC on  the 16            
  Lowest grass min was   ēC on  the              
                         
Total rainfall this month was 37.8 mm which is 64.1 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest daily fall was 11.7 mm on  the 2            
Number of hours with rain was                    
Equiv. TSR rainfall duration was 48.7 hrs which is 185.2 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest no of wet hrs   hrs on  the              
  Highest duration 16.0 hrs on  the 2            
  Mean rainfall intensity 0.78 mm/hr                
                         
Total CS sunshine this month was 239.6 hrs which is 133.9 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 14.4 hrs on  the 9            
                         
Maximum  snow depth  was 0.0 cm on  the               
                         
Mean sea-level pressure at 09Z 1017.2 mbar which is +0.4 mbar compared with the 1961-1990 average  
  Highest pressure at 09Z 1026.6 mbar on  the 9            
  Lowest  pressure at 09Z 1008.1 mbar on  the 19            
                         
Number of days with:                      
Air Frost 0   0.2mm rain 9   No  sun 1   Snow lying 0    
Grnd Frost 1   1.0mm 7   3h  sun 24   Snow/sleet 0    
Max < 0ēC 0   5mm 3   6h  sun 21   Hail 0    
Max > 10 30   10mm 2   9h  sun 15   Thunder 0    
Max > 20 10   25mm 0   12h sun 5   Fog at 09Z 2    
Max > 30 0         15h sun 0   Gale 0    
                         
Notable events during the month:                  
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