Coldest night in three months

Although there was more sunshine on Thursday with almost nine hours, the light wind from the north west, a cooler direction, meant that the thermometer was down 2C on the Wednesday peak with a maximum of 18.7C, which was almost exactly the average.

It was another dry with the UV level reaching the ‘High’ category for an hour between 12.15 and 13.15.

The past night was very cool as the thermometer sank to a low of just 5.4C. This was 3.8C below the 36-year average adn the coolest night since 7th June.

Friday arrived with weak sunshine after dawn with thin high cloud muting the strength of the sun.