A journal of meteorological Observations made at Petersburgh by the Reverend Mr Thomas Consett, extracted by Dr Derham

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                                In March the Winds were very variable, and 
sometimes Strong; the weather more serene than before,
with sometimes Snow, and toward the latter end Rain,
and now and then a Frost.
In Aprill the winds were more northerly and 
easterly than in March, and not very strong. The 
greatest part of the month was freezing and fair,
with some days of rain and thunder.
The begining of May to the sixteenth, the morn=
ings were frosty, with some rain, some Snow, and 
some fair the rest of the day. After the 16th, some 
rain, and some Snow; and towards the end of the
month, fairer. The Winds were variable, brisk, and 
about the 23.24. & 25th stormy.
In June the winds were variable, pretty brisk 
and stormy on the 10.11 and 12th. Then the weather 
for the most part fair, till the 15th: after that, cloudy,
and but little fair, with frequent & plentifull rain.
July was also a cloudy wet month, with but little 
fair, and some thunder, which was sometimes vio=
lent. The winds, for the most part, were between 
the West and South, and moderate.
In August the winds were more northerly, and 
Easterly than in July, and sometimes between the 
West and South, and moderate in all the points.
The first nine or ten days were, for the most part 
fair: after that, nine or ten days more, cloudy, rain,
Lightning 
                            
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Author
Thomas Consett
Reference
RBO/18/ 18
Series
RBO
Date
1732
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A journal of meteorological Observations made at Petersburgh by the Reverend Mr Thomas Consett, extracted by Dr Derham, 1732. From The Royal Society, RBO/18/ 18

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