Bessette Temperatures

  Temperature ºC
aquatic life maximum 10.0 (*)
mid November 2013 2014 2015 Mean
Harris 2.6 0.1 4.6 1.1
Duteau 3.1 0.1 4.8 1.1
Vance     4.9 4.9
Mid Bessette 2.8 0.0 5.2 3.8
Lower Bessette 2.6 0.3 5.0 1.6
mid September        
Harris 16.9 9.8 14.2 13.3
Duteau 16.6 10.3 14.0 13.4
Vance     11.4 11.4
Mid Bessette 18.0 10.7 14.8 14.2
Lower Bessette 16.3 10.2 15.1 13.6
mid August        
Harris 18.7 17.3 15.5 17.1
Duteau 17.5 17.4 15.8 16.9
Vance     11.7 11.7
Mid Bessette 18.1 17.8 16.3 17.4
Lower Bessette 17.9 18.3 17.2 17.8
mid July        
Harris 16.4 17.5 17.7 17.2
Duteau 16.5 17.4 18.3 17.4
Vance     12.9 12.9
Mid Bessette 16.4 17.6 18.3 17.4
Lower Bessette 16.0 18.6 18.8 17.8
late May (freshet)        
Harris 7.8 5.7 15.0 8.7
Duteau 12.3 12.0 9.9 11.3
Vance     9.6 9.6
Mid Bessette 9.6 7.2 11.3 9.2
Lower Bessette 9.0 7.3 11.6 9.1
late April        
Harris 6.0 4.3 6.0 5.4
Duteau 5.4 4.0 7.9 5.5
Vance     5.0 5.0
Mid Bessette 5.9 4.2 5.8 5.2
Lower Bessette 9.3 4.5 5.8 6.2

 

(*) Caveats

Since temperatures often exceed the minimum for long periods