Weather report 2016

Another wet and windy year in west Donegal? Of course, but all the more impressive as the McGlinchey weather station records its first hurricane force winds! The year wasn’t quite as windy or wet as 2015, but we’re certainly starting to see some consistency year to year in the weather recorded at the McGlinchey Weather Station. The climate around Sheskinmore has…

Weather report 2015

It’s been a wet and windy year again! But while large parts of Ireland have been suffering greatly from the recent heavy rains and storms, Donegal faired slightly better, and certainly in the west, experienced very little flooding. But December was definitely wet – marginally wetter than January, and 2015 was a wet year. In comparison…