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Title: 1965 climatological report for Monticello, Florida
Alternate Title: Nineteen sixty-five report for Monticello, Florida
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Young, H. W. ( Author, Primary )
Heseltine, F. L. ( Author, Secondary )
Publisher: Big Bend Horticultural Laboratory, University of Florida
Place of Publication: Monticello, Fla.
Copyright Date: 1966
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BIG BEND HORTICULTURAL LABORATORY
SMonticello, Florida

January 1, 1966

Big Bend Hort. Lab. Mimeo Report BBHL 66-1


1965 CLIMATOLOGICAL REPORT FOR MONTICELLO, FLORIDA

by H. W. Young and F. L. Heseltine

This report summarizes the weather data collected at the Big

Bend Horticultural Laboratory for the calendar year 1965,

The cooperative weather bureau station is located three (3)

miles West of Monticello at an altitude of 148 feet.

Pages 2 through 7 list the daily temperature, rainfall and

soil temperatures (at a 4 inch level), for a 24 hour period ending

8:00 A.M. along with averages and departures from normal on a

monthly basis.

Page 8 gives the hours of chilling, first freezing date of

1965, last freezing date of 1965, coldest date of 1965, warmest

date of 1965, total rainfall for 1965, and heaviest 24 hour period

of rainfall in 1965.






Associate Horiculturist and Head and Farm Foreman
Associate Horticulturist and Head and Farm Foreman.









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JANUARY 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMnERTURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Min.


DATE

1 77 45
2 77 56
3 77 61
4 65 40
5 62 38
6 69 40
7 68 41
8 70 42
9 75 50
10 77 50
11 75 42
12 55 34
13 60 35
14 63 35
15 57 45
16 55 45
17 46 20
18 38 20
19 55 23
20 56 21
21 67 34
22 71 38
23 76 66
24 72 63
25 70 37
26 67 36
27 77 42
28 55 26
29 58 27
30 67 32
31 73 26


61.0
66.5
69.0
52.5
50.0
54.5
54.5
56.5
62.5
63.5
58.5
44.5
47.5
49.0
51.0
50.0
33.0
29.0
39.0
38.5
50.5
54.5
71.0
67.5
53.5
51.5
59.5
40.5
47.5
49.5
49.5


- .,
-i

6
6
6
6
61


-{
68:
57,.
59.
57,
54:


57.
55-
5S
59
62'


63
60
65
58
51


60.2 45.4


0.09



T



0.38
-





0.03
T
0.10








1.78

0.09
0.17


0.30
0.22

3,16


Total
Ave 65.5 39.0 52.4
Ext 77.0 20.0
Departure from


+1.5 -0.28


FEBRUARY 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Min.


DATE


37.0
48.5
42.0
37.0
40.0
49.5
60.0
69,0
65.5
66.5
64.5
65.5
62.0
49.5
42.0
44.0
51.0
51.5
56.0
55.0
54.5
57.5
48.0
51.0
52.0


-
0.17
-
-

0.27
1.44
-
0.04
0.03
-
0.03
1.01
1.21
0.65
0.03
0.02
0.42
0.02

-


0.22
0.69


?6 45 28 36.5 T Snow
?7 58 30 44.0 -
?8 70 35 52.5 -


Total 6.25
Ave 62.9 41.4 51.9
Ext 79.0 28.0
Departure from


normal


60.09 46.0


-4.5 +2.24


normal


A-_ _


__ __


m -









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MARCH 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
____._FALL MEMPER.ATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inch4' Max. Min.


1 72
2 73
3 76
4 73
5 63
6 58
7 51
8 61
9; 53


DATE, _


52 62,0
54 63.5
55 65"5S
58 65.5
34 48.5
37 47.5
32 41.5
37 49.0
31.= 42.0
37 53.0
40 52.0
42 48.5
50 61.5
49 51.0
49 60.0
45 61.5
54 68.0
57 69.5
54 62.5
46 58.0
33 45.0
36 44.0
42 56.5
60 66.0
64 72.5
66 73.0
62 71.5
64 69.0
60 72.0
62 72.5
59 71.0


Total
Ave 69.9 49.1 59.5
Ext 84 31
Departure: from


APRIL 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Min.


- -


3.59
0.10
0.46






0.17
0.11

0.23



0.51
0.68
0.62
-

-












0.68
0.06

0.30


7.51


81.9 65.1


DATE


57.5
55.0
66.0
67.0
71.0
69.5
72.5
75.0
75.0
77.0
76.5
75.5
79.0
70.0
68.0
67.0
62.5
65.0
69.5
70.0
69.0
70.5
71.0
72.5
75.5
74.0
69.5
66.0
63.0
57.5


Total
Ave 80.2 58.1 69.2


+2.0 +7.97


68;8 53.2 Ext 90 44
Departure from
normal


normal -.90 +1.89


0.34

-

-
-

-












0.03


2.92





1.37
5.93
1.75



12.34
-23


~I __









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MAY 1965
TEMPERATURE


RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE


Max. Min. Mean Inches Max, Min.


DATE


JUNE 1965
TE1PEPATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Min,


DATE


62.5
66.0
68.5
67.5
70.5
72,0
72.5
76.0
74.5
74.5
75,0
77.5
75.0
71.5
73.0
74.5
74.5
73.5
74.0
76.0
79.0
79.5
78.0
78.0
77.0
78,5
78.5
78.0
79.5
77.0
71.0


Total
Ave 87.7 60.9 74.3
Ext 92.0 50.0
Departure from


-,



.,




-



















0.18





0.18


76.0
78.0
77.5
79.5
81.0
79.0
79.5
78.0
74.5
78.0
75.0
77.5
81.5
82.5
74.5
7 ? ., 5
73.5
76.5
75.5.
68.0
71,0
71,5
73,5
7 ,5


78,0
78.5
76,5
78,0
78.0
79.5


*-


0.12
0.06
-

0.03
0,67
0.08
1.13
0.35

T
4.88
1.15
0.55
0.14
0.04
-





0.03


0.79


Total 10.02
Ave 86.6 67.2 76.9
94.3 73.3 Et 9 ,0.58
Departure from


normal


99
99
97
100
-

98
95
83
86
81


89
78
74
81
84
-
-
86
92
90
95
95
-

95
90
90


89.7 76.2


-2.5 +4.18


normal -.1 -3.52


_ ___ _____


--


I








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JULY 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPEPATTRE

Max, Min. Mean Inches ME::. iin.


1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31


DATE
m ~mm


79.0
81.0
79.5
81.5
82.0
89.0
80.0
79.5
76.5
80.5
78.5
80.0
77.5
78.0
78.0
78.5
80.5
79.5
81.5
82.0
80.5
78.0
76.0
80.0
80.0
80.0
78.5
77.0
81.0
77.0
74.5


DATE


AUGUST 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Min.


- -


O- 4
0.44


0.16
'0.05

1.45
0.08


0.81
0.98
0.44
0.06
0.55

0.44


-




1.12
1.36

0.57


79.5
73.0
77.5
77.0
77,5
78.5
79.5
80.5
79.5
77.5
77.0
77.0
76.5
77.5
81.0
83.5
80.5
79.0
79.0
78.5
81.5
81.0
82.0
80.5
80.5
81.5
82.0
80.5
77.0
78.5
77.5


Total
Ave 89.2 69.5 79.2
Ext 94.0 64,0
Departure from
normal -1.1


8.51


+1.42


90.0 78.8


Total 6
Ave 89.1 69.1 79.1
Ext 95.0 66.0


Departure from
normal


88.7 79.1


-1.5 -0.37


0.76
0.46

0.08
0.50

0.11


0.24
0.12
0.37
0,74
0.72

0.07
-


1.01
0.15







0.75
-




-








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SEPTEMBER 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPEP.-ATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Hin.


1 91 71 81.0
2: 86 69 77.5
3 90 67 78.5
4 85 67 76.0
5 83 66 74.5
6 83 64 73.5
7 86 65 75.5
8 85 60 72.5
9 85 67 78.5
10 92 74 83.0
11 89 71 80.0
12 90 69 79.5
13 92 70 81.0
14 92 71 81.5
15 91 72 81.5
16 90 68 79.0
17 87 65 76.0
18 86 67 76.5
19 84 66 75.0
20 86 67 76.5
21 89 67 78.0
22 87 68 77.5
23 87 68 77.5
24 85 67 76.0
25 79 66 72.5
26 82 63 72.5
27 85 70 77.5
28 75 64 69.5
29 71 64 67.5
30 80 69 74.5


Total Inches
Ave 85.8 67.4 76.7
Ext 92 63
Departure from


0.03
0.65
1.02




-








1.30



0.03

T


0.02
1.21
0.91
0.22


5.39


84.3 79.2


OCTOBER 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE

Max, Min. Mean Inches Max. Min.
DATE

1 62 74 78.0 0.01 79 72
2 84 64 74.0 0.62 -
3 09 64 76,5 -
4 61 52 66.5 84 71
5 81 60 70,5 80 71
6 74 65 69,5 0.03 73 73
7 75 65 70.0 1.57 73 73
8 81 55 680 76 70
9 80 62 71.0 -
10 85 64 74.5 -
11 85 59 72.0 79 70
12 85 53 69.0 79 70
13 82 55 68.5 78 70
14 83 59 71.0 75 72
15 79 58 68.5 0.03 73 70
16 82 60 71.0 -
17 83 59 71.0 -
18 82 57 69.5 76 68
19 70 53 61.5 70 70
20 80 65 72.5 0.50 71 69
21 82 62 71.0 75 71
22 79 60 69.5 74 71
23 73 49 61.0 -
24 68 48 58.0 -
25 66 33 49.5 76 59
26 66 34 50.0 66 59
27 69 35 52.0 65 57
28 75 36 55.5 65 58
29 76 38 57.0 65 52
30 72 49 60.5 -
31 64 51 57.5 68 58


Total
Ave 77.8 54.8 66.3
Ext 89 33
Departure from


2.76


73.6 67.0
84 52


normal -1.1 -0.49


-3.2 +0.31


normal









-7-


DATE


NOVEMBER 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMP .r URE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max, Hin.


DECEMBER 1965
TEMPERATURE RAIN- 4" SOIL
FALL TEMPERATURE

Max. Min. Mean Inches Max. Min.


DATE


1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30


62.0
59.5
59.5
64.0
67.0
67.5
66.0
63.0
62,0
66,5
6G.5
65,0
64i0
65.5
58.5
62.5
65.0
54.0
48.0
57.5
59.0
70.0
54.0
54.0
59.5
61.5
68.5
60.0
56.5
46.0


0.01

0.92
T
T







0.68
0.68




0.13

0.18


1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31


Total


Ave 72.3 49.7 61.0
Ext 80.0 30.0
Departure from
normal +1.6 +0.32


67.2 60.7
70 54


39.0
40.0
47.0
60.0
50.0
54.0
52,0
39.,0
4470

53.0
61.0
60,5
59,0
59,0
54.0
59.0
56.0
48.0
44.0
46.0
45.5
47.0
50.5
62.0
42.0
42.0
52,0
50,0
58,0
C00


-












0.49

0.10
0.34
0.20


3.00





0.20
-
-
-
-
.m
-


















-a
-


Total 4.33
Ave 6'.12 38.5 51.2
Ext 76 24
Depart ure from


57.3 51.0


normal


-3.1 +1.18












HOURS OF 45 DEGREES OR BELOW


1964-1965 SEASON

1964
Oct. 1-15

Nov. 1-15

Nov. 16-30

Dec. 1-15

Dec. 16-31

1965
Jan. 1-15

Jan. 16-31

Feb. 1-15

Feb, 16-28

March 1-15

March 16-31

April 1-15


Bi-Monthly
12

6

31

117

45


61

140

106

91

75

26


Cumulative
12

40

71

188

233


294

434

540

631

706

733


1965-1966

1965
Oct. 1-15

Oct. 16-31

Nov. 1-15

Nov. 16-31

Dec. 1-15

Dec. 16-31


SEASON

Bi-Monthly Cumulative


46 46

2 48

48 96

135 231

97 328


9 year average of 45 degrees or
below 891 hours.


1965 Precipation, Rainfall and Temperature Data

November 18 First Fall freezing date

March 9 Last Spring freezing date

January 18 Coldest day 20 degrees

August 16 Warnest day 95 degrees

June 15 Heaviest 24 hour period of rainfall 4.88 ins.

Total rainfall 69.95

Above normal rainfall 15.56

Yearly mean temperature 66.47


HOURS OF 45 DEGREE OR BELOW




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