January 2011

It is turning into a winter of two halves at the moment with the very cold snowy weather of December 10 being followed by a much milder January 2011.
January was also a month of two halves rainfall wise with a total of 61.6mm making it a wetter than average month with most of the rain falling in the first 17 days and only 2.4mm after that, 15.4mm on the 17th made this the wettest 24hrs. Frosts were more limited over the month with -3.1c in the air and -8.6c on the grass on the 29th being the coldest, and only one day when a few snow flurries fell, 13.1c was reached on the 13th.