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Climate for fruit trees in Leicester

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Annual climate averages

This locationLondonEdinburghCardiff
Length of growing season: 313 days332 days307 days340 days
Average minimum temperatures: 1 C2 C1 C3 C
Average maximum temperatures: 22 C23 C19 C21 C
Rainfall: 647 mm656 mm684 mm1022 mm
Sunshine hours: 1483 hours1705 hours1418 hours1655 hours

Monthly climate averages for this location

MonthAvg. Minimum temp.Avg. Maximum temp.RainfallSunshine hours
Jan1 C7 C45 mm (7.0%)54 hours  (3.6%)
Feb1 C8 C42 mm (6.5%)79 hours  (5.3%)
Mar2 C10 C38 mm (5.9%)103 hours  (6.9%)
Apr4 C14 C53 mm (8.2%)148 hours  (10.0%)
May7 C17 C66 mm (10.2%)188 hours  (12.7%)
Jun10 C21 C35 mm (5.4%)189 hours  (12.7%)
Jul12 C23 C66 mm (10.2%)188 hours  (12.7%)
Aug12 C22 C61 mm (9.4%)170 hours  (11.5%)
Sep10 C19 C53 mm (8.2%)146 hours  (9.8%)
Oct8 C15 C87 mm (13.4%)99 hours  (6.7%)
Nov4 C11 C56 mm (8.7%)68 hours  (4.6%)
Dec2 C8 C45 mm (7.0%)52 hours  (3.5%)

This weather data is mostly derived from averages for the period 2001-2006.