During the 1st decade of January 2012, most parts of the country remained dry except for Owerri that
had 24.8mm rainfall amount. Colder than normal temperatures continued to be experienced in stations
like Katsina, Nguru, Kano, Gusau.....
RAINFALL TREND. The 1st dekad of August 2012 witnessed light to moderate rains across the country with reduced rainfall activities (August break) in the southwest. Surplus to normal soil moisture conditions were observed across the country except for few areas such as South Western stations, Sokoto, Yelwa, Yola, Makurdi and Portharcourt which recorded deficits.