Climate Overview 2011

After a bitter winter, the season opens with a pretty warm March, which is unusual for the seasonal average. Even the month of April has recorded exceptionally warm temperatures, with peak temperatures equal to 35°. June proves to be one of the most rainy months of the year, in spite of the temperatures, which persist above the seasonal average and give the first signs that an early harvesting is very likely to happen.
The third decade of July is unusually cold despite the season. August has registered a variable weather, yet without rainsfalls. Bad period of draught. An early harvesting for Prosecco grapes is ,therefore, definitely confirmed, while the red grapes remain on the plants until the middle of October, benefiting the optimum night and day temperature range; to the advantage of nose-flavours.

 

Axis xPeriodDay temperatures(°C)Night temperatures (°C)Rainfalls (mm)Thermal Summation(°C)Notes
1 3rd ten days April 20,6 9 52 145  
2 1st ten days May 20,2 12,6 93 241  
3 2nd ten days May 23 12,4 40 291  
4 3rd ten days May 27,7 14,3 26 412  
5 1st ten days June 28,6 15,9 11 535  
6 2nd ten days June 28,6 18,4 55 701  
7 3rd ten days June 28 16,6 0 800  
8 1st ten days July 32,7 20,5 60 966  
9 2nd ten days July 33,2 18,8 40 1149  
10 3rd ten days July 32 18,5 72 1295  
11 1st ten days August 29,2 16,8 16 1429  
12 2nd ten days August 28,7 18 33 1602  
13 3rd ten days August 31,6 19,8 13 1896  
14 1st ten days September 24,1 19,8 12 1872  
15 2nd ten days September 25,8 14,4 25 1972  
        586    

Thermal Summation: this value, expressed in Celsius degrees, shows the sum of differences between average dayly temperature and the so called “vine’s zero of vegetation”, which is equivalent to 12° for the vines. The values reported into the column “Thermal Summation”, show the thermal sum from the beginning of the year up to the relevant week of that same year; these values show the performance of seasonal temperatures.
WHAT: This graphic shows the data related to rainfalls, daytime and nighttime temperatures registered for every single vintage within the production area Montello and Asolo hills. (official statistics data provided by “C.e.c.a.t Institute”)
HOW: These data have been registered in the period between the third April’s week and the first September’s week, which is the most active and intense period of physiological activity for the vines, starting from the initial growth until the final maturation of the fruits right before harvesting, which usually takes place  in the month of September and/or October, depending from the grape variety.

HORIZONTAL AXIS: shows the values registered during the 14 mentioned weeks of the year
VERTICAL AXIS:  shows the values related to temperatures and rainfalls, as reported in the legend


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Awards

Medaille d’Argent al “Concours Mondial de Bruxelles” e Commended Medal al “Decanter International World Wine Awards” with our Asolo Superiore Docg Prosecco Brut millesimato 2013.

Guida AIS "Venetia" ai nostri Prosecco Extra Dry 2013,Costalunga Rosso 2011Costalunga Bianco 2012