Weather quiz of records in Belgium

 

Some weather records are listed below.
Try to find the correct answer by making a choice via the buttons. Have fun.

All data recorded with WMO approved instruments.
Source: "Klimaatgemiddelden en weerextremen in Belgi 1830-1990" by Landuyt & Schietecat.



  1. Highest pressure (mean sea level) ever recorded was:

    1048 hPa

    1051 hPa

    1053 hPa

    1060 hPa


  2. Highest temperature ever measured was:

    +37,8C

    +38,8C

    +39,0C

    +39,8C


  3. Most precipitation ever collected on yearly basis at Uccle was:

    1073,9 mm

    1173,9 mm

    1273,9 mm

    1573,9 mm


  4. Least precipitation ever collected on yearly basis at Uccle was:

    306,4 mm

    406,4 mm

    506,4 mm

    606,4 mm


  5. Lowest relative humidity ever recorded was:

    8%

    9%

    10%

    11%


  6. Largest accumulation of snow ever recorded was:

    110 cm

    115 cm

    120 cm

    180 cm


  7. Highest wind gust ever recorded was:

    148 km/h

    158 km/h

    168 km/h

    178 km/h


  8. Sunniest year ever recorded at Uccle was:

    2021 hours

    2121 hours

    2221 hours

    2321 hours


  9. Lowest temperature ever recorded:

    -30,1C

    -32,1C

    -35,1C

    -40,1C


  10. Highest amount of rain ever collected in one day was:

    200 mm

    242 mm

    258 mm

    302 mm


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