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National Meteorological Service of Belize

 

Climate Section

 

Monthly Rainfall Summary for March 2016

 

Introduction

 

Rainfall summaries are prepared by the Climate Section of the National Meteorological Service of Belize. The meteorological service maintains a network of over 25 rainfall stations that are situated across the country mainly in agriculture area. Rainfall is read at 9:00am each morning and this represents the rainfall for the previous 24hours.

Climatology in the month of March the  main features influencing weather across the country of Belize are cold fronts, upper level troughs and occiainonally a moist northeasterly airflows.   March 2016 saw the passage of only one (10 cold front that occurred on teh 21st.  This system produced a significant amount of rainfall over the mountains, northwest and some stations in the south as seen on the graph below.

 

 

 

 

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 The next rainfall summary will be out in the first week of May 2016

 

 


 

 


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