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THERMOMETER READINGS (heat loss calculator)

Tuesday 27
24:00 22°C (Some heat released by open flap)
23:30 21°C (Set Out=3 to experiment with heat boost setting – 1&2 had no result so set to 3 which opened the flap)
19:30 22°C (After returning from Christmas lunch with Jennifer & Josh at 17:00 at Cocked Hat)
07:00 22°C (On switching on tumble dryer for one hour after washing machine finished at 06:55 after 05:30 start)
02:00 20°C (On getting back from Drift Boxing Day Party- still comfortably for sleeping -1°C in car  at 21:00 Tue  – screen frozen )

Tuesday 13
13:30 25°C (Overcast but bright 12°C)
09:00 23°C (On getting up: overcast  10°C)
00:45 22°C (On return from Drift – felt warm on entering  – 9°C-car)

Monday 12 (maximum 24°C)
09:15 23°C (On getting up: overcast  12°C – SH 7.75 KW overnight = 60p per day)

Sunday 11
20:00 23°C (Dark 7°C)
13:30 24°C (Bright blue sky with some wispy clouds & bright sunshine 9°C)
02:00 21°C (On return from Basingstoke – feels a little chilly on the skin so reset SH Input=1.5  – 6°C-car)09:00 22.5°C (On getting up: clear blue sky bright sunshine – SH 8.3 KW overnight – amazing how much better an extra 1.5°C feels!)

Saturday 10
15:00 23.5°C (Overcast)
09:30 23°C (On getting up – SH 5.75 KW overnight)
01:30 22°C (On return from salsa at Putney)

Friday 9

14:20 24°C (Wispy cloud, darker cloud, murky 14°C-car)

10:10 26°C (Light cloud bright sun 12°C – SH 4.7 KW overnight – Washing/tumble 2.6 KW overnight)

06:45 25°C (Awoke to transfer 5am washed clothes to tumble dryer – murky 11°C)

Thursday 8

22:30 24°C (12°C)

19:00 23°C (12°C – Storage Heater Grill Closed = 42°C, Open 50°C – Convection = 26°C>24°C>23.5°C)

13:30 24°C (Overcast but bright 11°C)

09:00 22°C (Got up – Overcast 11°C, 5.5 KW used overnight)

Wednesday 7

24:30 22°C (Back from salsa 12°C – warm enough to be naked while checking my email & facebook before sleeping)

12:20 25°C (Overcast with some bright spots 12°C – mmm, pretty good room temperature for less than 50p a day to feed the night storage heater)

10:30 23.5°C (Sparse dark & light clouds with sun shining through 12°C)

09:00 22.5°C (Got up – Overcast with bright sun shining through 11°C, 6 KW used overnight)

Tuesday 6

20:00 24°C (Dark 11°C)

17:30 23°C (Dark 11°C)

11:00 24°C (Overcast sun peaking through 11°C – too warm even when naked)

08:00 22°C (Got up – Overcast 10°C, Out=0, In=3 – In=1 for tomorrow as 11.26 KW used & looking for 6 or 7)

Monday 5

25:00 19°C (Back from salsa – In=3, Out=0 still)

19:00 21°C (Dark)

11:30 21°C (Bright sunshine clear sky)

09:30 18°C (Got up – Bright sunshine clear sky, Out=0)

07:00 16°C (Out=3)

05:00 14°C (Storage heating circuit not switched on – switched it on! Lol

Sunday 4

23:00 14°C ((Switched night storage heaters on – In=3 Out =5 – 01:00 on 08:00 off)

16:00 14°C (On return from weekend in London – maybe the neighbours were away too!)

Thursday 1 December

23:30 18°C (Bed time 3°C)

17:30 18°C (Dark 4°C)

15:00 18°C (Bright clear sky 5°C)

11:30 17°C (Bright sunshine clear sky 2°C)

10:30 16°C (Bright sunshine clear sky 1°C)

01:30 16°C (Car screen frozen on way to salsa at 21:00)

Wednesday 30

14:00 19°C (Bright sunshine behind tree clear sky 6°C)

11:00 18°C (Bright sunshine clear sky 3°C)

09:30 16°C (Awoke to bright sunshine clear sky 1°C)

Tuesday 29

15:00 20°C (Bright blue-grey sky 6°C)

10:00 17.5°C (Awoke)

Monday 28
12:00 21°C (Bright sunshine in a clear sky 9°C)

24:00 18°C

Thursday 24

22:00 20°C (Outside 8°C)

10:00 20°C

08:00 18°C

05:00 17°C (On return from London)

Saturday 19

24:00 17°C

22:00 17.5°C
15:00 17°C
13:00 15°C (Overcast – on waking up)

Friday 18
08:00 18°C (Wispy cloud, blue sky, thick dark cloud with bright edges)
07:00 17°C (After a cold night 1-3°C)

Thursday 17
15:00 19°C (Overcast)
11:20 20°C (Blue sky with bright sun, wispy cloud, thick cloud)
09:15 18°C (Thick dull cloud)

Wednesday 16
24:00 20°C (Bed time)
16:30 22°C (Blue sky darkening, thin red wispy cloud, dark cloud)
12:00 21°C (Thin cloud cover with sun shining brightly through)
08:00 20°C (10% wispy cloud & bright sunshine)

Tuesday 15
23:30 20°C (Bed time)
13:30 21°C (Cloud 60% & glimpses of bright sunshine)
12:00 20°C (Cloudy & bright)
10:30 19°C (13°C outside)
08:00 18.5°C (On waking up)
01:00 19°C (On return from salsa at Drift)

Monday 14
16:00 19°C
10:00 18°C
09:00 17°C

Sunday 13
18:00 19°C (6°C outside)
16:00 19°C
12:00 18°C (Returned from London)

Friday 11
11:30 23°C (Left to do shopping & go to London)
10:45 23°C (It would seem that some of the heat is from the greenhouse effect of the south facing windows)
10:30 30°C (Thermometer in the sunlight – moved it to the shade!)
09:30 20°C (5°C outside & sunny)
07:00 17°C (3°C outside)
01:00 19°C

Thursday 10
23:00 19°C
19:00 19°C
15:00 20°C (12°C outside)

The best advice on room temperature I could find!

From Friday 18 November the thermometer readings were recorded at the top of the page.

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