Torrential rain, meteor showers and an epic supermoon: London’s year in weather
December 23, 2016 - Supermoon
If there’s one thing we learn from vital in London it’s not to trust a weatherman. And it’s not only astonishing downpours we need to be heedful of – 2016 saw some severely weird continue bluster a city, from floods to sinister sounding blood rain. There was also an epic supermoon to make adult for it. Let’s summation a year in weather.
January got off to a formally snowy start, though while a rest of London looked out during their window and thought ‘sod it, there’s not adequate to build a snowman’ and went behind to bed, John Edwards was adult early drifting a worker over Crystal Palace Park, where a trace of sleet lonesome a park’s proprietor dinosaurs, creation south London demeanour really ‘Ice Age 2’.
The object attempted a damn hardest to mangle a cloud cover from Feb onwards though Spring remained a churned affair. Things got sparkling as we changed into summer, when news of meteor showers were a acquire daze from a torrential sleet that was disrupting ride lines and submerging whole streets.
If those meaningful Jun clouds weren’t adequate to give us a shivers, we afterwards had to contend with a eerie-sounding blood rain, that never indeed reached London, though sounded flattering cool, if a tad apocalyptic.
August had many Londoners environment adult stay in expectation of a Perseid meteor shower, that presumably saw around 200 meteors an hour zooming by a sky. Though you’d be tough pulpy to see some-more than dual in this print by one courageous stargazer.
London finally surpassed itself in Oct with an Autumnal makeover that saw a crispiest of yellow, orange and red leaves lighten adult a trees, streets and parks. Instagram was amatory it.
Though a technicolour makeover didn’t final prolonged as doom and dejection descended only a few days after pleasantness of a thickest and spookiest fog. Though it did coincide with Halloween, so during slightest it was timely.
Remember 2015’s intolerable forgive for a supermoon? Well 2016 some-more than done adult for it in Nov with a flattering fantastic follow up. Some people prisoner some implausible snaps of it in all a glory, while other wannabe photographers done it demeanour a small reduction than err, super with their attempts…
…Don’t give adult a day pursuit only yet!
Going into Dec and temperatures plummeted – bad for a defence systems though good for your Instagram game, as valid by these overwhelming glacial snaps…
By Kyra Hanson and Hayley Spencer