Weather Averages for 2005

The table below compares the temperatures and rainfall experienced in Great Bealings, Suffolk, with the averages from 1971-2000 for RAF Wattisham (about 13 miles East of Bealings). The Wattisham data is taken from the Met Office website.

 
Average Max Temp
2005 Average Max Temp
Difference
Average Min Temp
2005 Average Min Temp
Difference
Average Rainfall
2005 Rainfall
Difference
Days of Rainfall >= 1mm
Days of Rainfall >= 1mm in 2005
Difference
Month
[deg C]
[deg C]
[deg C]
[deg C]
[deg C]
[deg C]
[mm]
[mm]
[mm]
[days]
[days]
[days]
Jan
6.3 8.5 +2.2 (warmer) 0.7 2.2 +1.5 (warmer) 49.5 19 -30.5 (drier) 11.0 12 +1 (damper)
Feb
6.6 6.4 -0.2 0.7 0.2 -0.5 (colder) 35.1 44 +8.9 (wetter) 8.5 16 +7.5 (wetter)
Mar
9.5 10.8 +1.3 (warmer) 2.3 2.7 +0.4 (warmer) 42.5 30 -12.5 (drier) 10.6 12 +1.4 (damper)
Apr
11.9 15.3 +3.4 (warmer) 3.7 3.7 0.0 41.2 28 -13.2 (drier) 8.7 9 +0.3
May
15.8 18.4 +2.6 (warmer) 6.8 6.1 -0.7 (colder) 43.7 37 -6.7 (drier) 8.2 9 +0.8
Jun
18.7 23.3 +4.6 (warmer) 9.5 9.9 +0.4 (warmer) 52.2 7 -45.2 (drier!) 8.7 3 -5.7 (drier)
Jul
21.4 23.0 +1.6 (warmer) 11.8 12.6 +0.8 (warmer) 42.4 64 +21.6 (wetter) 7.8 11 +3.2 (wetter)
Aug
21.6 22.1 +0.5 (warmer) 11.9 10.9 -1.0 (colder) 47.1 55.7 +8.6 (wetter) 7.3 10 +2.7 (wetter)
Sep
18.3 20.9 +2.6 (warmer) 9.9 10.7 +0.8 (warmer) 55.1 54.6 -0.5 8.6 7 -1.6
Oct
13.9 16.9 +3.0 (warmer) 7.2 9.9 +2.7 (warmer) 57.2 66.8 +9.6 (wetter) 9.0 11 +2.0 (wetter)
Nov
9.3 9.4 +0.1 3.5 2.4 -1.1 (colder) 55.6 40.9 -5.7 (drier) 10.4 8 -2.4 (drier)
Dec
7.1 6.4 -0.7 (colder) 1.9 0.5 -1.4 (colder) 52.1 20.1 -32.1 (drier) 10.6 4 -6.6 (drier)
Year
13.4 15.2 +1.8 (warmer) 5.8 6.0 +0.2 (warmer) 573.8 466.1 -107.6 (drier) 109.4 112 +2.6

Temperatures in 2005

This is how the temperature has varied in 2005:

Temperatures in 2005

Monthly Minima, Maxima and Averages for 2005

Month
Temperature
Pressure
Humidity
Gust
Average Wind
Min
Max
Ave
Min
Max
Ave
Min
Max
Ave
Max
Ave
Max
Ave
Jan
-4.7
13.4
5.5
994
1034
1020
47
98
83
27
5.4
17
3.7
Feb
-6.7
12.0
3.3
997
1035
1020
44
98
86
22
3.2
12
2.1
Mar
-7.0
20.6
6.5
997
1032
1015
38
98
81
21
3.2
14
2.0
Apr
-2.3
22.3
9.3
994
1029
1013
32
98
73
20
2.6
13
1.6
May
-1.0
29.3
12.0
1004
1027
1016
32
98
70
16
2.9
10
1.7
Jun
1.4
32.9
16.5
1003
1038
1018
28
94
65
14
2.1
10
1.2
Jul
8.2
30.4
17.5
1000
1032
1015
30
98
71
17
2.1
9
1.1
Aug
5.4
28.3
16.2
1001
1026
1017
32
98
72
18
2.8
10
1.8
Sep
6.3
26.2
15.4
1007
1029
1017
36
98
78
16
2.6
9
1.7
Oct
1.8
20.8
13.4
993
1032
1015
48
98
85
19
3.2
12
2.0
Nov
-5.4
17.1
6.0
983
1040
1015
48
98
85
26
5.5
17
4.0
Dec
-3.4
10.6
3.6
981
1041
1017
52
98
87
24
4.6
15
3.4
2005
-7.0
32.9
 10.4
981
1041
1016
28
98
78
27
3.4
17
2.2

EADT Records for 2005

Each year, the East Anglian Daily Times' weatherman, Ken Blowers publishes his records for the year. This section compares his records with mine.

Record
EADT
Great Bealings
Hottest day June 23 & 24 29°C June 23 32.9°C
Coldest day December 29 -2°C December 29 -1.9°C
Coldest night March 4 -7°C March 4 -7.1°C
Wettest day September 10 40.9 mm July 4
September 10
28 mm
26.3 mm
Driest month June 9.4 mm June 7 mm
Wettest month September 74.9 mm October 66.8 mm
Total rainfall   530 mm   466 mm
Days with rain   138   109