2011 is wettest in last 15 years

LAST YEAR was the wettest in Carrick for the past 15 years with total rainfall of just over 72.5 inches, much higher than the expected average of just over 60 inches.

The mean temperature for the year was 9.7C, slightly above the 10-year average of 6.6C.

Read more in this week’s Carrick Gazette.