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West. 1841 61.3 +3.3 79.9 37.5 42.4

9 3.340 1607.37

2110.21. 1842| 55.7--2.3 83.5 28.3

55.2 12 6.160 Resultant direction N. 41° W.; Resultant Velocity 1.60 miles per hour.

1843 59.1 +1.1 87.8 33.1

51.7 10 9.760 Mean velocity 6.36 miles per hour.

1844 58.6 +0.6 81.5 29.6 51.9 Maximum velocity ................ 31.0 miles, from 1 to 2 a. m. on the 14th.

1845 | 56.0-2.0 78.8 35.3 43.51 16 6.245 Most windy day 13th...Mean velocity 18.00 miles per hour.

1846 63.6 +5.6 84.0 39.0

45.0 11

4.595
Least windy day
23rd... Mean velocity 0.15 ditto.

1847 55.6 -2.474.8 38.1 36.7 15 6.665
Most windy hour...... noon to 1 p. m.......... Mean velocity 9.36 ditto. Difference 1848 54.2-3.8 80.9 29.5 51.41 11 3.115
Least windy hour .........9 to 10 p. m............. Mean velocity 4.15 ditto. 3 5.21 miles. 1849 58.2 +0.2 80.6 33.5 47.1 9 1.450

1850 56.5 -1.5 76.0 31.7

44.31 11 1.735 1851 60.0 +2.0 86 3 33.4

52.9

9 2.665 1st. Double Rainbow at 5 p. m.

1852 57.5 -0.5 81.8 36.1 45.7 10 3.630 3rd. Great magnetic disturbance and brilliant auroral display from 7 p. m. to 3 1853 58.8 +0.8 85.4 36.1 49.3 | 12 5.140 a. m. of 4th.

1854 61.0 +3.0 93.1 36.3

56.8 14 5.375 6th. Hoar Frost at 5.30 a. m., (first of the season.)

1855) 59.5 +1.5 81.71 36.1 45.6 12 5.585 10th. Fog 7 to 11 a. m. Thunderstorm from 11.30 p. m.

18561 57.1 -0.9 77.3 37.4 39.9 13

4.103 13th. Corona round the moon at midnight.

1857 58.6 +0.6 31.4 34.] 47.3 11 2.640 15th. Thin Ice at 6 a.m., (first of the season.) Solar Halo 8 to 9.30 a.'m.

1858 59.1 +1.1 80.1 36.8 43.3 8 0.735 17th. Dense gronnd Fog from 7 p. m.

1859 55-2-2.8 78.8 35.7 38.1 15 3.525 18th. Ground Fog and very heavy Dew at 6 a. m. 19th. Very heavy Dew 6 a in. Slight Thunderstorm 8.30 to 10 p.m.

M 57.98 180.94! 84.3846.59 10.8 4.099

3507 on 2. m. of 13th} Monthly range=

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REMARKS ON TORONTO METEOROLOGICAL REGISTER FOR SEPTEMBER. Highest Barometer. 30.049 at 8 a. m., on 15th Monthly range=

24th. Distant Thunder at 4 p. m. Lowest Barometer ..........

29.038 at 4 p.m. on 12th

1.011 inches 28th, Ground Fog at 7 p, m. Maximum Temperature 754 .

30th. Ground Fog at 6a. m. Minimum Temperature ......

3907

Heavy dew recorded on 9 mornings during the month.

The Resultant Direction and Velocity of the Wind for the month of September,
Mean maximum Temperature

62063 Mean daily range=
Mean minimum Temperature

49032 )

from 1848 to 1859 inclusive, were respectively N 59° W, and 0.99 miles. 13036

The month of September, 1859, was comparatively cold, dry, and windy; the Greatest daily range ........... 2208 from a. m. to p, m. on 1st.

Mean Temperature was 20.80 below the average of 20 years, being the coldest SepLeast daily range 4o6 from a. m. to p. m. on 13th.

tember save two (1840 and 1848) during that period. The depth of rain recorded armest day 10th Mean temperature......... 63.27

was 0.574 inches on the surface less than the average of 19 years, and the mean Mean temperature......... 43°08 Difference = 20°19. Coldest day 15th

velocity of the wind 0.95 miles per hour above the average of 12 years.
Maximum Solar,

8908 on p. m. of 11th Monthly range=
Radiation. Terrestrial.
23°1 on a. m. of 15th 66o7.

COMPARATIVE TABLE FOR SEPTEMBER.
Aurora observed on 8 nights, viz., on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 14th, 27th, and 28th.
Possible to see Aurora on 17 nights; impossible on 13 nights.

TEMPERATURE
RAIN, Snow.

WIND.
Raining on 15 days,--depth 3.525 inches; duration of fall 36.4 hours.
Mean of cloudiness = 0.65.

Diff.

Resultant

Mean
Most cloudy hour observed, 4 p. m., mean = 0.72; least cloudy hour observed,

Max Min.
M'n. from

Force or
6 a. m., mean, = 0.61.

ob'd. ob'd. Aver.

Direction, V'y. Velocity.

YEAR.

Range.

No. of days.

Inch's.

No. of

days.

Inch's.

18401 54.0

Sums of the components of the Atmospheric Current, expressed in miles.

East.

781.62 1305,27

0.26 lbs
0.45
0.57
0.26
0.34
0.33

0.33
N 71° W 2.38 5.81 mls.
N 750 W 0.69 4.23
S 650 W 1.02 4.78
N 14° E 1.03 5.45
N 770 W 0.53 4.60

N 1.06 4.33
N 220 W 1.33 4.04
N 20° E 1.29 7.61
S 79° W 1.98 6.53
N 689 W 1.61 5.55
S 74" W 1.53 5.69
N 44° W 1.60 6.36

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MONTHLY METEOROLOGICAL REGISTER, AT THE PROVINCIAL MAGNETICAL OBSERVATORY, TORONTO, CANADA WEST,-OCTOBER, 1808.

Latitude-13 deg. 39.4 min. North. Lungitude-5 h. 17 m. 33 8. W'est. Elevation above Lake Ontario, 108 feet.

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29.962 at 6 a. m. on 16th, Monthly range= The Resultant Direction and Velocity of the Wind for the month of October from Lowest Barometer

29.018 at 6 a, m. on 18th, S 0.944 inches. 1848 to 1859 inclusive, were respectively N. 60° W., and 1.76 miles.
Maximum temperature. 69°8 on p.m. of 4th Monthly range=
Minimum temperature
2293 on a.m. of 27th 4705

The mean Temperature of October, 1859, was 2028 below the average of 20 years.
Mean maximum temperature

The depth of Rain, 1.617 inches on the surface, also less than the mean of 20 years.
Mean minimum temperature.

The mean velocity of the Wind, 2.36 miles per hour greater than the average of 12
Greatest daily range .
26°0 from a, m, to p.m. on 3rd.

years, and the depth of Snow which averages about one inch, was recorded inappreLeast daily range. 4.7 from a.m. to p.m. on 25th.

ciable. The month was therefore, comparatively cold, dry, and windy.
Warmest day

COMPARATIVE TABLE FOR OCTOBER.
Maximum Solar

TEMPERATURE.
RAIN. SNOW.

WIND.
Aurora observed on 5 nights, viz., 2nd, 3rd, 18th, 20th, and 21st; possible to see

Resultant Mean
Raining on 11 days; depth, 0.940 inches; duration of fall, 25.8 hours.
Mean of cloudiness=0.64; most cloudy hour observed, 8 a, m., mean=0.77: least

Direc- Velo Velocity
cloudy hour observed, midnight, mean=0.48.

tion. city.
Sums of the components of the Atmospheric Current, expressed in Miles.
North.

13 1.860 3
2449.20
1072.30

349.17
3837.12
1841 41.6 3.7 58.3 20.3 38.0 6 1.360 2

0.41 lbs
Resultant direction, N 68° W; Resultant Velocity, 5.04 miles per hour.

8 5.175 0
Mean velocity of the wind 8.12 miles per hour.

1843 41.8 3.5 65.7 24.5 41.2 12 3.790 2.5
Maximum velocity . 35.2 miles per hour, from 11 a.m. to noon on 18th.

1844 43.3 — 2.0 69.6 17.8 51.8 7 imper 4 12.0

0.43 Most windy day 18th-Mean velocity, 20.73 miles per hour. Difference

1 inap. Least windy day 22nd-Mean velocity, 1.73 do 19.00 miles.

2 linap. Least windy hour, 1 to 2 a.m.-Mean velocity,

1848 46.3 + 1.0 62.2 26.4 | 35.8 11 1.550 0.0 N 54 W 1.244.60ms.

1849 45.3 0.0 59.2 25.5 83.7 13 5.965 i inap. x 12 w 1.27 4.76" 7th. Solar Halo during the forenoon.

41.8 10 2.085 0.0 X 66 W 1.10 5.30"

25.0 41.1 10 1.680 0.3 872 W 1.064.39 15th, Slight Rain and Hail at 4 p. m.

1852 48.0 + 2.7 70.7 29.8 40-9 12 5.280 0 0.0 N5 E

1.19 4.47“ 17th. Sheet Lightning in N. W.7.50 to 8.30 p. m.

- 0.9 64.7 25.5 39.2 10 0.875 2 inap. S 88 w 1.744.77 " 18th. Very Stormy day, and rapid descent of temperature from 6 a. m.

1854 49.5 + 4.2 74.2 29.8 44.4 151.495 3 inap. N 45 W 1.52 4.57 19th. First Snow of the season, from 10 p.m. Depth inappreciable.

1855 45.4 + 0.1 64.3 28.0 36.3 14 2.485 5 0.8 x 82 w 4.91] 9.88" 20th. 22nd, and 24th. Slight particles of Snow, melting as it fell.

23.3 46.8 10 0.876 2 0.1 x 76 W 2.15 6.07 "

1857 45.4 + 0.1 63.5 27.7 35.8 10 1.040 2 0.2 x 19 W 2.93 6.24 " Great change of temperature, from 4 p. m. of 5th = 68°5 to a. m. of 6th = 3606 1858 48.8

+ 3.5 76.3 34.242.1 17 1.797 1 inap. N 34 W 0.365.96 " Range in 14 hours = 3200,

1859 43.0 2.3 68.4 22.3 46.1 11 0.940 4 inap. 68 W 5.01 8.12 Fog on 5th, at 6 a. m., and 13th at 6 a. m. Heavy Dew on 2nd and 11th at 6 a. m. Hoar Frost recorded on 6 mornings. Thin Ice registered on 10 mornings.

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REMARKS ON TORONTO METEOROLOGICAL REGISTER FOR OCTOBER, 1859.
Highest Barometer :

50038 Mean daily range = 13°33.
370053

4th Mean Temperature.

Mean Temperature : : : 2789} Difference=32°53. Coldest day 26th

81°8 on p. m. of 4th Monthly range=
Radiation Terrestrial
12.0 on a.m. of 27th 69°8.

Aurora on 18 nights; impossible on 13 nights.
Showing on 4 days; depth inappreciable: duration of fall 4.0 hours.

YEAR.

South

East.

West. 1840 44.4 - 0.9 68.5 23.9

1842 45.1 0.2 68.5 80.0

38.5

1845 46.4 + 1.1 62.7 20.0

11 1.760

1816 44.6 - 0.7

20.7 49.0 14 4.180
Most windy hour, 2 to 3 p. m.-Mean velocity, 13.45 do Difference

1847 44.0 -1.3 65.0 20.3 4.7 13 4.390

5.08 do 8.37 miles.

1850
45.4 + 0.1 66.6 24.8

1851 47.4
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+ 2.1 66.1

1853

1856 45.3 0.0 70.1

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MONTHLY METEOROLOGICAL REGISTER, AT THE PROVINCIAL MAGNETICAL OBSERVATORY, TORONTO, CANADA WEST.--NOVEMBER, 1859.

Latitude 43 deg. 39.5 min, North. Longitude-5 A. 17 min. 33 sec. West. Elevation above Lake Ontario, 108 feet.

Days.

Barom, at temp. of 320. Temp. of the Air, Escess Ten. of Vapour. Humidity of Air. Direction of Wind. of

Velocity of Wind.

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30.252 at 10 a. m. on 6th Monthly range= The resultant direction and velocity, and mean velocity of the wind on the 11th Lowest Barometer

28.881 at 0.30 a. m. on 26th 1.371 inches. and 12th, are not complete, the Anemometer having been out of repair. Maximum temperature............. 62°6 on p. m. of 5th Monthly range =

The resultant direction and velocity of the wind for the month of November from
Minimum temperature............... 21°8 on a. m. of 21st 40°8.

1848 to 1859 inclusive, were respectively, N. 75o W., and 2.13 miles.
Mean maximum temperature... 43°95?
Mean minimum temperature... 320773

November, 1859, was comparatively Dark, Mild, Wet and Windy. The mean

temperature having been 20:25. The rain 2.084 inches on the surface. The wind
Greatest daily range .................. 32°4 from p.m. of 5th to a.m. of 6th.
Least daily range .......................
24 from a.m. to p.m. of 10th.

2.45 miles per hour, and the clouded sky .08; each in excess of their respective

COMPARATIVE TABLE FOR NOVEMBER, 1859.
Maximum Solar.
Radiation Terrestrial,

WIXD.
Aurora observed on 2 nights, viz.: 5th and 13th ; possible to see Aurora on 9 nights ;
impossible on 21 nights.

Resultant. Mean
Raining on 12 days; depth 5.193 inches; duration of fall 94.1 hours.

Direc. Velo Velocity
Mean of cloudiness=0.81 ; most cloudy hour observed 2 p.m., Mean = 0.86; Least
cloudy hour observed 8 a.m., Mean=0.78.

tion.city.
Sums of the components of the Atmospheric Current, expressed in Miles.

0.91lbs 1732.22 1391.97 1402.78 3650.16

0.59 Mean velocity 9.65 miles per hour; Maximum 31.2 miles, from 3 to 4 a.m. on the 25th.

1848 34.5 -2.1 49.3 16.5 32.8 91 2.020 3 1.4 N 81 W 1.81 4.81ms. 1819 42.6 + 6.0 56.7 28.4

29.3 10 2 815 1.0N 39 w 1.55) 4.78 " Indian Summer, from 3rd to 9th inclusive (well marked).

1850 38.8 + 2.2 62.3 18.1 44.2 7 2.955 1 inap. N 42 w 1.43 5.27 " Large Meteor on 5th at 7 h. 50 m., p.m., falling from 100 W. of zenith to within 150

6 6.7 x 50 W 1.25 4.70
of western horizon.

1852 36.0 -0.6 50.4 18.7 31.7 7 1.776 3 2.0 N 59 W 1.53 6.50
First measurable Snow of the season, a.m. of 11th.

1853 38.7 + 2.1 54.1
39.7 15 2.425 6 2.7 x 9W

0.55 5.52 “ Solar Halos on 16th during the forenoon, and on the 17th during the forenoon

1834 36.8 + 0.2 54.9 15.1 39.8 13) 1.115 4 1.3 W 3.44 7.54“ (imperfect).

54.1 18.7 35.4 8 4.590 6 3.0 x 66 w 3.18 10.81

37.4 + 0.8 56.4 22.8 33.6 101 1.375 9 9.5 8 85 W 2.95 8.75" Lunar Corona on 4th from 8.30 p.m.

1857 33.5 3.1 57.8 -2.3 60.1 141 3.235 6.9 $ 61 W

5.45 9.25" The Barometer at 6 a m. on 25th, corrected...

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3.39 9.65"

0.6 N 81 W Range in 18 hours

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REMARKS ON TORONTO METEOROLOGICAL REGISTER FOR NOVEMBER, 1859.
Highest Barometer

Mean daily range
= 11 19.

averages,
Warmest day 4th; Mean temperature................. 51°15
Coldest day 24th; Mean temperature...

Difference 23078.
27.37 S

55°8

TEMPERATURE.

RAIN SNOW.

YEAR
Snowing on 9 days; depth 0.6 inches ; duration of fall 12.8 hours.

Mean

1840 35.9 0.7 54.4

5! 1.220 8 North. South.

East. West. 1841 35.0 1.6 63.2 7.6 55.6 8 2.450 5

1842 33.3 3.3 50 6 7.6 43.0 9 5.310 10

1843 Resultant direction, N 81°W; Resultant velocity, 3.39 miles per hour.

33.5 3.1 51.2 14.4 36.8 101 4.765 7 1.2

1841 34.9 -1.7 49.8 12.0 37.8 8

4 8.0 Most windy day 13th;

1845 36.8 + 0.2 58.8 7.6

51.2 7 1.105 4 5.0 Least windy day 16th; Mean velocity 1.82 miles per hour: } Difference 16.98 miles. 1846 41.3

+ 4.7

18.2 37.3 12 5.805 2 0.4 Most windy hour 2 to 3 p.m.; Mean velocity 12.86 miles per hour. Difference

1817 38.6 + 2.0 53.2 7.8 50.4 14 3.155 Least windy hour 5 to 6 a.m.; Mean velocity 7.00 do do

5.26 miles.

1851 32.9 3.7 50.1 16.5 33.6

5 3.885

1835 38.6 + 2.0

1856 Lunar Halos on 4th from 8 p.m., on 7th from 10 p.m., and 8th from 7.30 p.m.

29.965 1858 31.2 52.0 20.5 31.5 121 3.879| 13

1859 28.903 38.9 + 2.3 61.0 24.1 36.9 12) 5.193 9

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