Much more sunshine on Sunday

Under a temporary ridge of high pressure on Sunday we enjoyed 3.9 hours of sunshine with the maximum temperature rising to just above the average with a peak of 7.6C (+0.5C). It was the sunniest day since 31st December with the UV level again at 0.7, the strongest this month and equal to the two previous days.

The thermometer fell away to a low of 2.2C at 03.13 early Monday.

Monday dawned with total cloud cover and a few rain drops, not measurable, from the cloud that was easing in from the west ahead of the next weather system. The thermometer had recovered to 3.8C at 08.00