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Table 1 Weather on the days when three horses, subjected to different treatments on five consecutive days, were exercising outdoors

From: Temperature regulation in horses during exercise and recovery in a cool environment

Day Treatment Temperature (°C) Relative humidity (%), precipitation* Wind speed (m/sec), direction*
   Indoor Outdoor   
1 Unclipped 1.6 – 2.0 ± 0.2 99 ± 0; Light snowing 3 ± 2, east
2 Unclipped, Blanket # 2.2 – 6.4 ± 0.6 95 ± 2; Irregular snowing 0 ± 1, southeast
3 Half-clipped - −1.1 ± 0.4 99 ± 0; Rain-snow 2.5 ± 1, south
4 Clipped 2.8 – 6.9 ± 0.2 91 ± 1; Irregular snowing 1 ± 1, northwest
5 Clipped, Blankets ## 0.6 – 8.7 ± 1.7 91 ± 6; Light snowing 1.7 ± 1, north
  1. Mean ± SD. *Courtesy of Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, Sweden.
  2. # fleece blanket after exercise, ##, riding blanket and fleece blanket after exercise.