Calm conditions continue

The minimal wind speeds we have seen all week continued on Saturday with a peak gust of just 13mph.The sunshine was minimal at 0.8 hours with the temperature down on the high of Friday with a maximum of 19.8C, which was 1.1C above the 37-year average.

There were a few spots of rain at 16.35, more to the south of Marlborough.

Another mild night with the lowest temperature at 12.8C being 3.7C above the average.

Sunday arrived with variable fog from 400m to 1500m but by 08.00 it had all but evaporated.

The weather is on the change with the barometric pressure having fallen steadily over the past six days from 1032mb to 1011mb at 08.00.