17th July-16th August 2019: provisionally 201mm for the region. This wet spell all started on the 17th July
How does that compare to 31 day calendar months for the region?
Wettest January on record: 227.8mm in 1928
Wettest March on record: 178.3 mm in 1981
Wettest May on record: 141.2mm in 1924
Wettest July on record: 171.1mm in 1988
Wettest August on record: 238.4mm in 1956
Wettest October on record: 233.7 mm in 1967
Wettest December on record: 271.6mm in 2015
So that period is up there amongst the wettest spells ever recorded during summer.
MANCHESTER SUMMER INDEX for 2021: 238
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