Monthly Archives: January 2022

2021 Weather Ups and Downs In Reading

By Roger Brugge Averages and anomalies mentioned in this report refer to the climatological period 1991-2020. Historical records date back to 1901 for rainfall, 1956 for sunshine and to 1908 for most other weather elements. 2021 seemed to be a year … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Historical climatology, Rainfall, Sunshine, Temperature, Weather | Leave a comment

The Sun’s Magnetic Field: From Minutes To Millennia

By: Mathew Owens The Sun’s magnetic field varies on all observed time scales. Knowing how the solar magnetic field has changed in the past helps us plan for hazardous conditions in the space environment in the future. It is also important … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Climate modelling, Solar radiation, Space, space weather | Leave a comment