You can use the following link to see what Piers Corbyn and WeatherAction.com
had to say at the START of December, or use this link for what is being said by WeatherAction.com
for the UK this January, and that is before the next report issued by the Met Office in February.
December 2010 update: Second coldest since 1659
by Paul Hudson - BBC
Met Office provisional figures show that December 2010 with a mean CET temperature of -0.7C was the second coldest since records began in 1659, beaten only by December 1890 which had a mean of -0.8C.
The diagram below shows how the month ranks with other cold Decembers, a truly memorable month climatologically.
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