A calm and dry day on Friday

Friday was a dry day, only the second this month. Although there were 3.9 hours of sunshine the thermometer only rose to 7.0C , 1C below average, due to the cool northwesterly air stream, light for most of the day.

The thermometer fell away in the evening to reach a minimum of 0.9C just after midnight, 1.3C below average, before rising to 3.0C at 08.00 on Saturday.

Saturday dawned with a mostly cloudy sky and calm wind conditions. The barometric pressure is at its highest this month with a reading at 08.00 of 1016.3mb.