Monthly Climate Summary for  July  2010  at Whipsnade (The Lodge)
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Overall mean temperature was 17.4 ēC which is +1.5 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean day maximum (09-21) was 22.4 ēC which is +1.8 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean night minimum (21-09) was 12.5 ēC which is +1.3 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean 24hr maximum (09-09) was 22.5 ēC                
Mean 24hr minimum (09-09) was 12.5 ēC                
  Highest day max was 29.0 ēC on  the   9            
  Lowest day max was 17.3 ēC on  the 13            
  Highest night min was 16.8 ēC on  the 2            
  Lowest night min was 6.7 ēC on  the 6            
  Lowest grass min was 3.4 ēC on  the 6            
                         
Total rainfall this month was 31.3 mm which is 63.9 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest daily fall was 11.3 mm on  the 16            
Number of hours with rain was                    
TSR rainfall duration was 18.7 hrs which is   per  cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest no of wet hrs   hrs on  the              
  Highest duration 3.5 hrs on  the              
  Mean rainfall intensity 1.67 mm/hr                
                         
Total CS sunshine this month was 180.0 hrs which is 94.6 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 13.0 hrs on  the 10            
                         
Maximum  snow depth  was 0.0 cm on  the               
                         
Mean sea-level pressure at 09Z 1016.1 mbar which is -1.2 mbar compared with the 1961-1990 average  
  Highest pressure at 09Z 1026.6 mbar on  the 6            
  Lowest  pressure at 09Z 1002.6 mbar on  the 15            
                         
Number of days with:                      
Air Frost 0   0.2mm rain 13   No  sun 0   Snow lying 0    
Grnd Frost 0   1.0mm 7   3h  sun 21   Snow/sleet 0    
Max < 0ēC 0   5mm 2   6h  sun 14   Hail 0    
Max > 10 31   10mm 1   9h  sun 8   Thunder 1    
Max > 20 26   25mm 0   12h sun 3   Fog at 09Z 0    
Max > 30 0         15h sun 0   Gale 0    
                         
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