After one dry day and a little sunshine there rain returned late Thursday evening, after a dull, gloomy day, producing 6.8mm of rainfall. It was a breezy day with the wind gusting to a maximum of 29mph at 18.56 Thursday evening before slowly falling light after midnight.
The temperature rose slowly during daylight hours and into the evening peaking at 10.7C at 01.17 Friday morning before falling back to 9.1C at 06.36. The maximum was 3.7C above the 35-year average for January.
Friday arrived with total cloud cover but beginning to thin as the weather front eased away to the east.
I regret that the ‘Daily Stats’ page will not be updated until after the 6th.