Wednesday was a predominantly cloudy day with just glimpses of the sun in the early morning. Although the wind had made a 180* change from north to predominantly south, the temperature was depressed, only reaching 8.5C, which was 1.6C below average.
The next weather front, associated with a small depression over south east Wales in the evening, produced steady, heavy rain commencing at 23.05 and stopping just after 01.00 Thursday morning. This rain band produced 15.9mm of precipitation bringing the monthly total to 33.6mm.
Thursday saw the sun shining quite brightly in a mainly clear sky at 08.00 after the hang back of cloud from the warm weather front was observed easing away to the east.