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AGRO METEOROLOGICAL FORECAST FOR FARMERS AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS OF BELIZE

NATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL SERVICE OF BELIZE

 


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Four-day Outlook:

Day I: Tues Aug 23

Day II: Wed Aug 24

Day III: Thurs  Aug 25

Day IV: Fri Aug 26

mostly cloudy

mostly cloudy

mostly cloudy

mostly cloudy

 

Isolated showers and thunderstorms over most areas except for the south where a few more can be expected.

 




Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

Isolated showers or thunderstorms.

Coast/Inland/Hill

Max: 88/93/77

Min: 81/74/68

Coast/Inland/Hill

Max: 88/93/77

Min: 79/72/68

Coast/Inland/Hill

Max: 88/93/78

Min: 78/72/69

Coast/Inland/Hill

Max: 89/94/78

Min: 78/72/69

Rain-12hrs(inches):

0.15 -0.25"

0.05-0.15"

0.05-0.15"

0.05-0.15"

 

 
Light winds with limited showers expected thru the week except for the south where a few more can be expected.

 Rainfall Forecast for the country for the month of  August  2016  is for  Above Normal rainfall over  Southern and Coastal Areas and Normal Rainfall over Northern and Inland areas. 

 

Rainfall amounts that are expected across districts stations in August

2016  are as follows.

 Northern Coast   Normal  Rainfall

 Libertad (Corozal) (117.7 - 175.7 mm) or (4.6 - 6.9inches)


 Northern Inland areas  Normal  Rainfall

Tower Hill (Orange Walk) (160.1 - 191.0mm)  or(6.3 - 7.5inches) 

Inland Areas Normal Rainfall

Belmopan (Cayo) ( 193.6 - 282.6mm) or (7.6 - 11.1 inches)

Central Farm (Cayo) (126.2 - 203.0 mm) or (4.9 - 7.9 inches)

Spanish Lookout (Cayo) (142.4 - 182.3mm) or (5.6 - 7.2inches)

 

Central Coastal  Areas  Above Normal  Rainfall

Philip Goldson Airport (Belize) (>201.6 mm) or (>inches)

Southern Areas Above Normal Rainfall

Middlesex (Stann Creek)  (>413.8 mm) or (>16.2inches)

Melinda (Stann Creek Valley) (>241.7 mm) or (>9.5inches)

Pomona ( Stann Creek Valley) (>324.7mm) or (>12.7inches)

 Savannah (South Stann Creek) (>398.4mm) or (>15.6inches)

Punta Gorda (Punta Gorda) (>517.7mm) or (>20.3inches)

 

Temperature

 Forcast is for Above Normal AverageTemperatures to prevail over Belize and her coastal waters for the month of  August 2016.  

 Average Daily Temperatures that are expected across the country in August 2016 are as follows: 

 

Northern Belize

Corozal District

Libertad   (>27.9°C)

Orange Walk District

Tower Hill   (>28.2°C) 

La Milpa  (>27.4°C)

 Cayo District

Central Farm Cayo  (>27.6°C)

Belmopan Cayo (>27.3°C)

Barton Creek  ( >27.5°C)

Belize District

Philip Goldson Airport (>28.2°C)

Belize Zoo (>27.6°C)

 

 Stann Creek District

Middesex  (> 26.6°C)

Melinda Forest Station  (>27.7°C)

Savannah Forest Station  (>27.7°C)

Pomona  (>27.9°C) 

 

Punta Gorda District  

Punta Gorda Agricultural Station  (>27.4°C)

Blue Creek  (>°C) 

The Forecast for Belize for August-September-October 2016 Above Normal rainfall for the Entire  country of Belize 

 

 

WARNINGS: 

Winds: East to northeast at 5-15kts.

Forecaster:  Cumberbatch

Next Update: Friday 26 August  2016 at 12:00pm