January 13th, 2018 by

New weather records set

We set two new weather records in the Quinte region yesterday.

The temperature, as measured at CFB Trenton, topped out at 11.1 degrees Celsius.

The previous high temperature record for a January 12 was 10.7 degrees, set in 2013.

And, we have a new total precipitation record. The rainfall total yesterday was 15.4 mm while we received 7 cm of snow for a total of 22.4 mm.

That was a higher precipitation total than the record of 18.9 mm that was set in 2012.