Remarks on the Weather During 1895.
January.—Showery in early part of month in North and over centre, but fine latter part, with N.E. and N.W. winds. Fine weather in South.
February.—Fine weather in North; a wet month over centre; and heavy rain in South in early and latter part of month.
March.—Fine weather generally, except heavy rain in South, chiefly from S.W.
April.—Fine in North; over centre heavy rain in middle of month, causing floods; wind S.E. In South changeable and unpleasant weather, with strong winds and fogs.
May.—An excess of rain throughout, and unpleasant weather; and heavy snowfall in South.
June.—Very heavy rainfall generally, with strong N.W. and S.W. winds; fogs and hail over centre; and snow in South.
July.—Heavy rain generally, with storms from S.W. in North, and frequent hail and fog; and severe snowstorms in South.
August.—Fine weather, but showery over centre, with strong N.W. winds and frequent hail; rather finer in South.
September.—Heavy rain in North and strong N.W. and S.W. winds and thunder; rather finer over centre, but with fresh N.W. winds and thunder; fine in South.
October.—Generally showery, with intervals of fine weather and strong N.W. winds over centre.
November.—The rainfall this month over the average, and generally unpleasant weather.
December.—A very fine pleasant month generally, although rather showery in South; strong N.W. winds over centre.