Mild weather continues

Tuesday brought an almost identical peak temperature as Monday with a maximum of 11.8C in the very light southwesterly breeze. The high was 1.7C above the average and the strongest gust of breeze was just 10mph.

It was another dry day with just 1.5 hours of logged sunshine.

The thermometer held steady around 11C in the evening until just after midnight when it fell away to a minimum of 8.3C at 07.04 on Wednesday morning. This low was 4.5C above the 37-year average. Much sunshine was in evidence shortly after dawn in a predominantly blue sky with minimal cloud. The barometric pressure continues high bring the settled weather.