Hepworth Weather – January & February 2024

January 2023:Max . Temp:12.8ºC23rd
Min. Temp:-6.2ºC18th
Total Rainfall:50.3mm
Wettest Day:21.6mm6th
February 2023:Max. Temp:15.9ºC15th
Min. Temp:-0.7ºC25th
Total Rainfall:117.1mm
Wettest Day:25.9mm17th

January 2024:

A month where precipitation was slightly above average, yet 86% of it fell in the first five days of the month. On the 2nd a very strong wind gust (for Suffolk) of 67 mph was recorded as ‘Storm Henk’ deepened on its passage into the North Sea.

February 2024:

Exceptionally mild and wet. The mildest February in my record (2009) beating the mild February of 2022 by +1.2ºC. Also the wettest February in my record with 256% of normal precipitation and frequent falls over 10 mm. Ground remained saturated throughout the month. 17/18th: Heavy rain caused major local flooding again!

Kindly provided by Richard Hinton. See the latest weather and historical Hepworth weather data at http://j.mp/HepworthWS