BABLAKE WEATHER STATION, Coventry seasonal Averages and Totals for Autumn 2021

*Anomaly figures compare values to 30 year averages*

Anomaly

Date

Temperatures

(ยบ C)

Mean seasonal

12.2

+1.3

Warmest day

29.8

7/9

Coldest day

3.2

28/11

Average maximum

15.7

+1.3

Warmest night

16.5

10/9

Coldest night

-3.3

29/11

Average minimum

8.6

+1.2

Lowest Grass Minimum

-4.7

28/11

Rainfall

(mm)

Total

215.0

110%

Rain days > 0.2mm

44

Wettest day

39.2

4/10

Wet days>1.0mm

29

Very wet days > 5.0mm

14

Sunshine

(hr)

Total

301.0

99%

Sunniest day

10.5

7/10

Days without sunshine

8

Days with:

Air frosts

3

Snowfall

2

Ground frosts

12

Snow lying

2

Fog

2

Gales

0

Thunder

1

Hail

1

Some brief comments on the climate statistics for Autumn 2021

This has been the mildest autumn in Coventry since 2011.

Only autumn 2006 & 2011 have been warmer since 1892

Decadal averages 2011-20 suggest that autumn is now 1.5C warmer than it was a hundred years ago.

Not only is autumn much warmer than a century ago, it is also wetter (123%) and sunnier (112%).