Monthly Climate Summary for November 2011 at Whipsnade (The Lodge), Beds
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Overall mean temperature was 8.8 ēC which is +3.2 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean day maximum (09-21) was 11.1 ēC which is +2.8 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean night minimum (21-09) was 6.5 ēC which is +3.6 degC compared with the 1971-2000 average  
Mean 24hr maximum (09-09) was 11.4 ēC                
Mean 24hr minimum (09-09) was 6.1 ēC                
  Highest day max was 15.5 ēC on  the   3            
  Lowest day max was 6.9 ēC on  the 16            
  Highest night min was 12.2 ēC on  the 3            
  Lowest night min was -2.7 ēC on  the 28            
  Lowest grass min was -7.3 ēC on  the 28            
                         
Total rainfall this month was 33.4 mm which is 50.6 per  cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest daily fall was 12.8 mm on  the 3            
Number of hours with rain was                    
Equiv. TSR rainfall duration was 49.1 hrs which is   per  cent of the 1971-2000 average    
  Highest no of wet hrs   hrs on  the              
  Highest duration   hrs on  the              
  Mean rainfall intensity 0.68 mm/hr                
                         
Total CS sunshine this month was 58.6 hrs which is 84.4 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 6.8 hrs on  the 20            
                         
Maximum  snow depth  was 0.0 cm on  the               
                         
Mean sea-level pressure at 09Z 1017.6 mbar which is +3.2 mbar compared with the 1961-1990 average  
  Highest pressure at 09Z 1029.1 mbar on  the 13            
  Lowest  pressure at 09Z 994.0 mbar on  the 3            
                         
Number of days with:                      
Air Frost 1   0.2mm rain 13   No  sun 8   Snow lying 0    
Grnd Frost 4   1.0mm 9   3h  sun 8   Snow/sleet 0    
Max < 0ēC 0   5mm 2   6h  sun 6   Hail 0    
Max > 10 22   10mm 1   9h  sun 0   Thunder 0    
Max > 20 0   25mm 0   12h sun 0   Fog at 09Z 11    
Max > 30 0         15h sun 0   Gale 0    
                         
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