Belfast, Whitehouse, Northern Ireland

Posted: December 2, 2012 by tchannon in Analysis, Surfacestation

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Belfast, Whitehouse, Northern Ireland

No WMO ID
Defunct site. Google image says same year as record.

54.65052781491227,-5.914992905983078
Altitude 2 metres

Holds one Northern Ireland highest temperature record

Estimated Class 4, fails Class 3 on ground cover.

UHI, local, large sewage works, distance, in Belfast but also estuary

Highest daily minimum temperature records — Northern Ireland

August 19.6 °C 14 August 2001 Belfast, Whitehouse (County Antrim)

This seems to be another sewage works where ground cover is abnormal whereas the wider area is green. Presumed weedkiller in use.

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Image 2005 shows the same

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Site gone 2006 but ground cover the same

Later images are confusing, change too great.

Comments
  1. tchannon says:

    I have some unpublishd surface stations. This seems a good time to show some. Was actually done in October. There is more to come in due course.