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APRIL 2022

A fairly mild and dry month...

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Halesowen, West Midlands

lies 13km to the west of Birmingham 
in central England. 

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APRIL 2022

April was fairly mild (13th mildest) and fairly dry (21st driest).

After a cool start to the month it was mostly quite pleasant from 15th onwards apart from a dull 28th.  

Wettest days were 6th, 12th to 13th and 19th, then it was dry from 20th. Windiest days were 4th to 7th, 22nd to 23rd.


Good growing conditions for soft fruit and vegetables

 

 

TEMPERATURES

14.8 mean max (C) 
   4.5 mean min (C) 
   9.6 mean (C)  + 0.3 diff from av (C), the 13th mildest in 67 years
22.7 high max (C) on 15
  8.9 low max (C)  on  1
  8.9 high min (C) on  16
 -2.7low min (C) on 3

RAINFALL
 
36.6 rain total (mm)  21st driest April
Most rain was 7.8mm on 30th

  11 raindays (days with >=0.2mm)
    3 wetdays (days with >=1mm)
     2 very wet days (days with >=5mm)

OTHER  

Ground frost on 9 days
Air frost on 5 days
No days with hail
No days with snow or sleet
No days with fog
No days with thunder
61% cloud cover percent
84% mean RH 

 

Halesowen 65 year, 10 year and 30 year

Mean Min, Max and Mean Temperatures
and Mean
Total Rainfall

 

Temperature C

Rainfall mm

 

MMin

MMax

Mean

 

65 year 
1956 - 2020

5.8

13.6

9.7

785.8

 

 

 

 

 

10 year

 

 

 

 

1956 - 1960

5.3

13.0

9.1

794.6

1961 - 1970

5.1

12.6

8.9

754.1

1971 - 1980

5.5

13.2

9.4

748.4

1981 - 1990

5.5

13.6

9.5

756.2

1991 - 2000

5.9

13.8

9.9

760.1

2001 - 2010

6.5

14.3

10.4

777.2

2011 - 2020

6.7

14.6

10.6

913.6

 

 

 

 

 

30 year

 

 

 

 

1971 - 2000

5.6

13.5

9.6

754.9

1981 - 2010

6.0

13.9

9.9

764.5

1991 - 2020

6.4

14.3

10.3

816.9

 

 


Halesowen Annual Summary for 2021

The mean temperature was +0.2 degrees above the 30 year normal. It was warm in June and July, mild in September, October and December finished with record high temperatures. It was cooler than usual in January, April and May.
Rainfall was 111% of normal, with very wet months in May, October, January and July. It was drier than usual in April, September, November and March.

MONTHLY RAIN AND MEAN TEMPS

month

JAN

FEB

MAR

APR

MAY

JUN

JUL

AUG

 SEP

OCT

NOV

DEC

rain mm

123.8 62.0 30.2 19.8 131.8 50.8 86.0 65.6 29.0 162.2 39.0 99.0
30yr rain avg 72.1 55.0 54.4 60.0 60.4 72.1 63.4 70.0 65.2 84.1 82.0 78.2

rain %

172% 113% 56% 33% 218% 70% 136% 94% 44% 193% 48% 127%

Rain rank

3rd highest   4th lowest lowest highest   4th highest   2nd lowest 2nd highest 3rd lowest  

temp C

2.6 4.9 7.2 7.5 10.5 16.6 18.9 16.4 16.5 11.9 6.8 6.1

30yr temp avg

4.3

4.7

6.8

9.3

12.4

15.3

17.2

16.8

14.2

10.6

7.0

4.6

anomaly

-1.7 +0.2 +0.4 -1.8 -1.9 +1.3 +1.7 -0.4 +2.1 +1.3 -0.2 +1.5

65yr temp avg

3.8

4.0

6.1

8.5

11.7

14.7

16.6

16.1

13.8

10.4

6.5

4.5

TEMPERATURES

14.5 mean max (C) , +0.2 diff from av (C)  
  6.6 mean min (C) ,   +0.2 diff from av (C)  
 10.5 mean (C),     +0.2  diff from av (C) 

HiMax 33.4 C on  22/7/21
LoMax   0.1C on 7/1/21
HiMin   16.7C on 19/7/21
LoMin   -6.4C on 25/1/21

Highest Mean  25.0C on 22/7/21
Lowest Mean   -2.2C on 7/1/21 and 11/2/21

  

RAINFALL

 899.2 rain total (mm), 111% of av       

 202 raindays (with 0.2mm or more)   
 133 wetdays (with 1mm or more)       
  64 
verywetdays (with 5mm or more)  

35.0 most rainfall in a day (mm) on 4/10/21

Rainfall duration 707.5 hours

SNOWFALL

14 days with snow falling, totalling 22.4cm
Most snowfall in a day 4.5cm on 24/1/21

 11 days with lying snow

PRESSURE

 1016.0 mean pressure (mb) ,  +1.5 pressure anomaly (mb)
 1042.9 max pressure at any time of day, on 27/2/21
   971.0 min pressure at any time of day, on 20/1/21

FOG

24 days with fog

FROSTS    
 50 air frosts,  the last was 2/5/21 , first was 5/11/21
 110 ground frosts, last was 7/5/21 , first was 2/11/21
so 179  days with no air or ground frost.
Frost duration  436hours.

THUNDER            6 days with thunder heard,

HAIL                         10  days with hail

HUMIDITY                88% at 0900

CLOUD COVER    70% at 0900  

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