Tuesday, 15 May 2007
(gasp!) Water! Water!
OK, things are not as dry as that photo would suggest but they are dry. But in a cold, autumny sense at the moment.
Today we reached the dubious milestone of the driest one year period on record.
The rain fall for the last year was:
The blue is the average rainfall for each month (mm). (Remember that it is a fair expectation for things to fall above average half the time.)
But of course it cannot be due to global warming. George said it wasn't and that was good enough for Johnny.
If it looks like a duck and sounds like a duck
but doesn't have any water to swim in, is it still a duck?