Monthly Rainfall Forecast - National Meteorological Service of Belize
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 June 2017

Several agro-meteorological stations across the country are used to  produce monthly and seasonal rainfall and temperature forecast. This is done by using the  historical data observed at these stations. Global models, Climatic observations and statistical models such as the Climate Predictability Tool (CPT) as well as Subjective inputs are also utilized.

Based on these inputs, the Rainfall Forecast for the country for the month of June 2017 is for near normal to  slightly above normal rainfall over most areas of the country.

Rainfall amounts that are expected across key districts stations in June 2017

RegionStationRainfall Amount (mm)Category
Northern CoastLibertad210-270Slightly Above Normal
Northern Inland AreasTower Hill200-250Slightly Above Normal
Northern Inland AreasRio Bravo210-260Slightly Above Normal
Central Inland AreasCentral Farm170-210Near Normal to Just Above
Central Inland AreasBelmopan290-330Near Normal to Just Above
Central Coastal AreasAirport230-290Slightly Above Normal
Mountainous AreasBaldy Beacon260-300Near Normal to Just Above
Southern AreasPomona350-410Near Normal to Just Above
Southern AreasSavannah300-360Near Normal to Just Above
Southern AreasPunta Gorda450-500Slightly Above

Temperature

The forecast is for Above Normal Average Temperatures to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters for the month of  June 2017.

Average Daily Temperature values expected in June 2017

DistrictStationMean Daily Temperature (°C)Category
CorozalLibertand29.1Above Normal
Orange WalkTower Hill29.4Above Normal
Orange WalkRio Bravo28.6Above Normal
BelizeAirport29.4Above Normal
CayoCentral Farm28.9Above Normal
CayoBelmopan28.7Above Normal
CayoBaldy Beacon23.4Above Normal
Stann CreekPomona29.7Above Normal
ToledoSavannah29.3Above Normal
ToledoPunta Gorda28.5Above Normal

The rainfall and temperature forecast for June 2017 are summarized in the maps below with some approximate values that can be expected at some key stations across the country.

Disclaimer

The information is provided with the understanding that The National Meteorological Service makes no warranties, either expressed or implied, concerning the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or suitability of the Outlook. The information may be used freely by the public with appropriate acknowledgement of its source, but shall not be modified in content and then presented as original material.

Forecaster: Gordon, Ronald

Last Updated: Thu, Jun 08, 2017 | 01:58 PM