"Humidity, temperature and hours of sunshine had the greatest effect on mood. High levels of humidity lowered scores on concentration while increasing reports of sleepiness… Also, as the number of hours of sunshine increased, optimism scores also increased." (Howarth and Hoffman, 1984)
© S. Marian, Aug. 7, 2012
An extract from “It Influences Us, Weather - You Like It Or Not,” to be found on “A View From Outside the Box,” url: adialogue. Has the weather been grinding you down, feeling out of sorts? Read this piece to shed some light as to why.
(“Mr. Blue Sky,” Electric Light Orchestra)