Most areas in Northern, West Nile and Karamoja sub-regions experienced mostly dry conditions during this period. The amount of rainfall received was low and did not exceed 30mm, falling at most in two occasions in some areas. The highest amount of rainfall received during this period was from Elgon sub-region of 114.7mm at Buginyanya agrometeorological station in Bulambuli District, followed by 62.8 mm at Kabale weather station. Some reasonable amount was also realized at Ntusi in Sembabule District, Bushenyi and Entebbe weather stations within the range of 50 to 60mm. 

Dekadal bulletin for 1st - 10th October 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (11th - 20th October 2017). 

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South Western sub-region and Southern Cattle corridor received marginal rainfall in most areas which slightly moderated the dry conditions that had prevailed for so long. By contrast, the highest amount of rainfall received during the period was from Eastern region of 165.2mm at Kiige station and 147.6mm at Kitgum station in the Northern part of the country respectively followed by Serere Agromet weather station in Serere District with a record of 120.2mm of Rainfall.

The rainfall outlook for the period 11th -20th September 2017 indicates that most parts of the country are expected to experience enhanced wet conditions as the steady seasonal rains get established over most areas. The mountainous regions of Rwenzori, Elgon and highland areas of Kigezi are expected to receive more enhanced rains which might result in hazards.

 Dekadal bulletin for 11th - 20th September 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (21st - 31st July 2017). 

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Within the second Dekad of July 2017 (11th to 20th); dry conditions were still predominant over south western and southern cattle corridor while Substantial wet conditions were confined in West Nile region, parts of Mid Northern region and Albertine sub region. 

The forecast for the third Dekad of July (21st to 31st), overall, wet conditions are expected to prevail over the Northern, North Western, North Eastern and the Eastern regions. However, the Lake Victoria basin, Central and parts of western in Albertine region are expected to experience isolated showers and thunderstorms while dry conditions are expected to persist in South Western and Southern cattle corridor and the chances for light showers are marginal. 

Dekadal bulletin for 11th - 20th July 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (21st - 31st July 2017). 

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The South Western and Western parts of the country are currently experiencing dry conditions. This has also affected the adjacent districts/areas such as the Lake Victoria in the south west and the central cattle corridor. The highest amount of rainfall received was 183.3mm at Bulengeni rainfall station in Sironko District followed by 118.8 mm and 114.4 mm at Mafana Washing rainfall station in Manafwa District and Gulu weather station in Gulu District respectively. Most parts of West Nile and other areas of Lake Victoria Basin were characterised by minimal rains tending to moderate rain amount (15 to 35 mm). 

Dekadal bulletin for 1st - 10th July 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (11th - 20th July 2017). 

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Overall , the during the period 21st -30th June 2017, there was a reduction of rainfall in performance in most parts of the country and dry conditions were still predominant in south Western, parts of Western, Lake Victoria Basin and in parts of Central. The highest amount of rainfall received was 84.4.mm at Buginyanya Agromet Station followed by 63.9 mm and 53.2 mm at Masindi and Arua rainfall stations respectively. South Western region was generally dry with all the 10 observation stations reporting less than 12.0 mm. Marginal to moderate rains were reported in other areas in central, eastern, as well as in most areas of West Nile, Northern and Karamoja region.

Dekadal bulletin for 21st - 30th June 2017 has the detailed performance of temperature and water levels in this period as well as the forecast for the next dekadal (1st - 10th July 2017).  

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