GV065 Weather

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Complete the sentences with the words from the box.


  1. There was a period in January during which you couldn't see further than your nose.
  2. When the match starts at two it will be hot and .
  3. The night was freezing cold and in the morning there was white on the lawn.
  4. The weather around here has been so - one day it's sunny and dry, the next it's damp and cold.
  5. In the southern part of England it pours with almost every day.
  6. There was a yesterday evening. The lights went out and there was no electric power.
  7. It is a bit today but I don't think it will rain.
  8. There has been a wave in this part of Africa for a whole month.
  9. A hurricane has hit the east coast of the US with strong and lots of rainfall.