seasonal Averages and Totals for Winter 2021-22

*Anomaly figures compare values to 30 year averages*

Anomaly

Date

Temperatures

(ยบ C)

Seasonal mean

6.0

+1.2

Warmest day

15.3

16/2

Coldest day

3.3

24/1

Average maximum

9.0

+1.4

Warmest night

12.7

31/12

Coldest night

-4.3

6/1

Average minimum

3.0

+1.0

Lowest Grass Minimum

-7.0

6/1

Rainfall

(mm)

Total

195.8

112%

Rain days > 0.2mm

54

Wettest day

16.4

25/12

Wet days>1.0mm

36

Very wet days >5mm

15

Longest dry spell

10 days

Sunshine

(hr)

Total

212.3

102%

Sunniest day

9.4

26/2

Days without sunshine

23

Longest period without sun

10 days

Days with:

Air frosts

12

Snowfall

6

Ground frosts

35

Snow lying

1

Fog

3

Gales

2

Thunder

0

Hail

3

Brief comments on Winter 2021-22 in Coventry

This was the mildest winter since 2019-20 (6.2C)

Only 6 winters have been milder than 2021-22 since 1892

(1973-74, 1988-89, 1989-90, 2006-07, 2015-2016, 2019-20)

It was the driest and sunniest winter since 2018-19.