|Agro Met Forecast|
AGRO METEOROLOGICAL FORECAST FOR FARMERS AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS OF BELIZE
NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE OF BELIZE
A return to maily fair weather expected for the next few days.
Rainfall forecast for the country for the month of July 2015 based on Climate Predictablity Tool (CPT) with a Goodness Index of (0.187) along with Global models and climatology is showing Above Normal rainfall to prevail the south and Below Normal over the rest of the country.
Rainfall amounts that are expected across districts stations are as follows.
Northern Areas and Inland Areas (Normal Rainfall)
Libertad (Corozal) (< 117.7mm) or (< 4.6 inches)
Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (<139.2mm) or(5.4 inches)
Belmopan (Cayo) (<224.2mm) or (<8.9inches)
Central Farm (Cayo) (<175.9mm) or (<6.9inches)
Spanish Lookout (Cayo) (<158.4mm) or (<6.2inches)
Central Coastal Areas Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (<150.0mm) or (<5.9inches)
Southern Areas Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (<303.1mm) or (11.9inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (<169.7 mm) or (<6.7 inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (<238.1mm) or (<9.4inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (<269.9mm) or (<10.6inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (<568.3mm) or (<22.3inches)
Forcast is for Above Normal AverageTemperatures to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters for the month of July 2015.
Average Daily Temperatures that are expected across the country in June 2015 are as follows:
Orange Walk District
Tower Hill (>27.8°C)
La Milpa (>°C)
Central Farm Cayo (>27.4°C)
Belmopan Cayo (>27.2°C)
Barton Creek ( >°C)
Philip Goldson Airport (>28.1°C)
Stann Creek District
Middesex (>26.9 °C)
Melinda Forest Station (>27.6°C)
Savannah Forest Station (>28.0°C)
Punta Gorda District
Punta Gorda Agricultural Station (>27.2°C)
Blue Creek (>°C)
The seasonal forecast for July-August-September 2015 is for Below Normal rainfall to prevail over Belize and Her Coastal Waters.
Rainfall amounts that are expected across districts stations during JAS are as follows.
Northern Areas and Inland Areas (Below Normal Rainfall)
Libertad (Corozal) (
Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (
Belmopan (Cayo) (
Central Farm (Cayo) (
Spanish Look out (Cayo) (
Central Coastal Areas Below Normal Rainfall
Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (mm) or (inches)
Southern Areas Above Normal Rainfall
Middlesex (Stann Creek) (mm) or (inches)
Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) ( mm) or ( inches)
Savannah (South Stann Creek) (mm) or (inches)
Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (mm) or (inches)
Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (mm) or ( inches)
Winds: Easterly at 10 to 20kts.
Next Update: Monday 6 July 2015 at 12:00pm