Weather
Gentle Stroll Architecture Weather Folk & Facts

Home
Tables
Click here to visit the 22villages online newsgroup
please leave your comments in our Guest book

send an email to the 22village team

 

Freckenham's Weather 1990-1999

 This is an analysis of the maximum and minimum temperatures (in Fahrenheit) and rainfall (in millimetres) which were recorded, on an almost daily basis, during the ten years from 1990 to 1999.

   Highs & Lows

Hottest Day                             3 August 1990                            94F/34.5C

Coldest Night                           3 January 1997                          13F (i.e. 19of frost)

Wettest Month                         June 1997                                  145 mm/5 inches of rain

Driest Month                            August 1995                               Nil (the only rainless month)

Wettest Day                            1 July 1992                                 52mm/2 inches of rain (recorded in 5 hours)

Driest Year                              1996                                           406 mm/16 inches of rainfall

Wettest year                           1993                                           714 mm/28 inches of rainfall

   

Rainfall Month by Month in millimetres - 25 millimetres = approx. 1inch

Year

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Total

Cum. Total

1990

43

61

20

30

26

35

23

21

34

61

51

42

447

 

1991

29

16

32

37

14

84

37

52

47

21

60

27

456

903

1992

59

14

67

45

49

44

104

54

74

85

73

39

707

1610

1993

45

19

30

60

62

55

77

54

81

104

50

77

714

2324

1994

46

28

45

63

47

38

36

41

86

82

32

37

581

2905

1990-4

222

138

194

235

198

256

277

222

322

353

266

222

2905

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1995

83

78

34

13

27

23

39

0

77

08

24

68

474

3379

1996

26

38

20

05

22

13

40

59

14

44

93

32

406

3785

1997

13

46

12

14

39

145

25

50

10

54

45

79

532

4317

1998

50

10

48

121

05

103

26

20

72

74

61

74

664

4981

1999

56

28

55

73

25

87

44

80

65

60

36

58

667

5648

1995-9

228

200

169

226

118

371

174

209

238

240

259

311

2743

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

450

338

363

461

316

627

451

431

560

593

525

533

5648

 

Rank

8

11

10

6

12

1

7

9

3

2

5

4

 

 

 

   

Freezing Nights, Month By Month

The number of nights where the temperature fell to 31F or colder.

Period

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Total

1990-1

0

3

8

10

21

4

6

0

52

1991-2

1

7

12

11

6

2

2

0

41

1992-3

3

5

14

5

5

7

0

0

39

1993-4

3

12

4

9

17

2

2

0

49

1994-5

0

1

9

12

3

10

4

1

40

1995-6

1

6

16

10

19

11

6

4

73

1996-7

0

13

16

23

6

2

4

1

65

1997-8

7

5

10

13

5

5

4

0

49

1998-9

1

10

11

8

12

3

4

0

49

Average

1.8

6.9

11.1

11.2

10.4

5.1

3.6

0.7

50.8

  No sub zero nights were recorded during June to September inclusive.    Allowing for its shortness, February is the coldest month on a per diem basis.

 

Robert Creasy, January 1999

 

A Forest Heath District Council (Suffolk) Project supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of the Millennium Festival 2000 Designed by ArtAtac