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How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 7:50 pm

Since there is a thread about snow (which is SOO six months ago), let's have one about sunshine.

So how many sunny days have there been so far this summer?? I haven't been in my hometown but my cousin says it's been quite sunny for the most part, except the last week. But from what I can tell... except the north with it's usual summer tropical rains, it's been fairly sunny this summer in most places.

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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:01 pm

Summer?! In February?! How absurd!  Yeah sure

On a side note, up north here we've had a couple of days of beautiful sunshine!

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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:03 pm

Shut Up!  Wink

This is what I'm seeing right now. Yeah, really sunny...
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:15 pm

Is there really one single lonely leaf on that tree in your picture AF340, or are my eyes faultering???  Wow!
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:18 pm



Quoting Derico (Reply 3):
Is there really one single lonely leaf on that tree in your picture AF340, or are my eyes faultering???

Looks to be so...

I gotta go to Argentina or somewhere sunny!



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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:30 pm

PHX gets, on average, over 300 days of sunshine annually. Welcome to the Valley of the Sun.  Smile
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 8:59 pm

I hate sunshine, especially when it is warm/hot outside.

Glad it is winter up north here.

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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Fri Feb 01, 2008 9:13 pm

well i was in Ushaia last week and there was like 20 hours of light and now im home and we get like 10 its so depressing
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 1:14 am



Quoting Derico (Thread starter):
Since there is a thread about snow (which is SOO six months ago), let's have one about sunshine.

So how many sunny days have there been so far this summer?? I haven't been in my hometown but my cousin says it's been quite sunny for the most part, except the last week. But from what I can tell... except the north with it's usual summer tropical rains, it's been fairly sunny this summer in most places.

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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 1:19 am

I saw the sun today for about an hour. Big grin
 
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 1:24 am

Quite usefully two of the cities where I split the majority of my time (Plymouth and Birmingham) happen to be amongst the four main data recording stations for the Met Office statistics;

Sunshine averages, hours per month:

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/climate/uk/location/england/sunshine.html

Unfortunately in Plymouth we also get a lot more wind and rain too!

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/climate/uk/location/england/rainfall.html
http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/climate/uk/location/england/winds.html



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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 2:14 am

It's been raining here all day. Last summer was very warm and sunny. About 3 out of 4 days were sunny.
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 2:16 am

Damn you Southern Hemispherians!

Actually, the good thing about Boston is that it is cold as hell but you still get decent amounts of sunshine during winter (doesn't get a lot of those rainy, depressing days as, say, London or the Netherlands). Too bad Americans don't know how to operate with a time fuse and sunrise is so damn early (which cuts the useful day short).
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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 2:33 am



Quoting Pyrex (Reply 12):
Damn you Southern Hemispherians!

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RE: How Much Sunshine?

Sat Feb 02, 2008 11:45 pm

Well....we just had a winter storm and haven't seen the sunshine in I don't know how long.....

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