Sharper air frost after many hours of sunshine

The lighter breeze from the Northeast and nearly ten hours of sunshine lifted the temperature a little higher than previous days but with a maximum of 11.C was still 2.1C below the average.

The UV level was again in the ‘moderate’ category.

It was a dry day with the monthly rainfall total standing at 32.0mm but with drying winds and much sunshine the evaporation from ground sources and plant life has increased with the equivalent rainfall of 2.75mm ad 2.91mm lost to the atmosphere over the last two days.

A sharper air frost than the previous night occurred with a minimum of -1.6C, which was 5.7C below the average for April.